It’s the season of celebrating and giving thanks so I want to take a minute to thank all the people who have made a difference to 12PointFive since I launched earlier this year. I am truly grateful for my family and all of their support, especially Jason Whitehead who inspires me daily. Below is a list of others who have helped me and my business and perhaps can help you and yours.

Jacqueline Ames, Eagle Bank:

Candice Bennett & Associates:

Camille Burns, The Women Presidents’ Organization:

Marie Benoit, Send Out Cards:

Kathy Benson, ORI:

Dennis Bogusz, Prism School

Eliza Canty-Jones, Oregon Historical Society:

Angela Chitkara, City College CUNY Mellon Diversity Fellow:

Jennifer Collins, JDC Events:

Wes Combs, Combs Advisory Services:

Kelly Dillon, NG Media:

Colleen Dyble, Vita-Global:

Brenda Harrington, Adaptive Leadership Strategies:

Kristina Francis, Esteem Logic:

Lisa Firestone, Managed Care Advisors:

Marsha Firestone, Ph.D, Sandra Eberhard, Jacqueline Ott and Lizzie Reid, The Women Presidents’ Educational Organization:

Amelia Friedman, Hatch Apps:

Kim Friedrich, The Stylish Marketer:

Josh Goldberg and Geoff Livingston, Legends of Learning:

C’pher Gresham, Seed Spot:

Stephanie Helsing, Greater Silver Spring Chamber of Commerce:

Monica Kang, Innovators Box:

Jill, Louis, K&L Gates:

Ellyn McKay, CEO Vision:

Andrea Miles, White Ribbon Alliance:

Aaron Miller, Mason SBDC:

Janice Omadeke, The Mentor Method:

Shelly Porges

Katherine Rubin, Wahlberg Financial Services:

Kate Simpson, Academic Travel Abroad:

Valerie Solarzano

Scott Spector, Kodiak Properties:

Sydnee Stein

Julia Westfall, Hera Hub DC:

Nathaniel Wong

And, of course, all the women at St. Paul’s UMC Child Daycare Center that take care of my family while I’m running my business.

I offer my gratitude to these folks and wish all the best to you and the people you are thankful to have in your life.