Women in Charge

Bestselling Atlanta author starts new chapter

12:40 AM, Mar 8, 2014

Author Emily Giffin was among those included in a prestigious group of accomplished writers labeled "Atlanta's literary society" in a Vanity Fair spread.

The life of a zookeeper

12:58 AM, Feb 8, 2014

11Alive's Melissa Long interviewed Dr. Hayley Murphy as she gave 11Alive an exclusive look behind the scenes at a top job at Zoo Atlanta.

High demand for high-end 'pre-loved' handbags

7:11 PM, Jan 9, 2014

Cassandra Connors founded Bella Bag, which sells "pre-loved" authentic luxury handbags.

Pursue your passion with support from Little PINK Book

12:37 PM, Dec 26, 2013

Cynthia Good founded Little PINK Book as part of her mission to help other women find professional success and pursue their true passions.

Self-taught Atlanta artist marks 20 years in business

4:41 PM, Dec 11, 2013

Since long before it was trendy, Atlanta artist Kathleen Plate has been upcycling, or repurposing old stuff into something new. For twenty years, Kathleen Plate has been creating custom jewelry out of soda, wine, beer and salad dressing bottles in her Atlanta studio. 

Atlanta doctor turned inventor takes the sting out of shots

11:19 AM, Oct 31, 2013

An Atlanta mother-of-three and medical doctor has created a device to make childhood trips to the doctor's office more bearable. Reflecting on all of the hard work and sacrifice with starting a business, Dr. Amy Baxter says, "It's like labor, you forget the pain."

The foodie behind the 'Taste of Atlanta'

11:33 PM, Oct 24, 2013

A year's worth of work goes into the annual Taste of Atlanta festival where success is defined by everyone eating--except for one person.

Dishing with Souper Jenny about soups, success and inspiration

12:53 PM, Sep 26, 2013

Jenny Levison boasts three restaurants, two self-published cookbooks and 12 appearances on the Today Show. She shares the secrets of her success.

Sweet success for Cinnabon's 35-year-old president

7:50 AM, Sep 19, 2013

Kat Cole became president of Atlanta-based Cinnabon at age 32. She credits a strong work ethic for her many successes.

fab'rik founder shares her passion for fashion

8:40 AM, Sep 12, 2013

Atlanta native Dana Spinola turned her lifelong passion for fashion into a profession and opened her first clothing boutique, fab'rik. Now she has 21 boutiques and franchises.

African Children's Choir spreads music, hope

8:55 AM, Jul 25, 2013

An ambitious young journalist created a documentary about a choir spreading music and hope in Africa -- and beyond.