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Boardroom Beauties: Dream Big, Bold, and Beautiful!

- Monday, June 09, 2014
Boardroom Beauties is a lifestyle and empowerment organization founded by two corporate beauties turned lifestyle entrepreneurs, Toya Nicole and Renee B. Boardroom Beauties, challenge the everyday woman to pursue her dreams LIVE and in COLOR!

Boardroom Beauties, LLC was formed in November 2013 sparked by their desire to create a space where women can network, support each other and be encouraged to pursue their dreams. Based in Chicago, Boardroom Beauties is the perfect collaboration where Toya and Renee bring their experience and lessons learned from corporate careers, entrepreneurial and communications background together to empower women.

Toya Nicole is a natural born leader and enthusiastic marketing communications professional. On any given day she wears the title of sales consultant, social media/branding strategist, professional blogger, travel/lifestyle expert, and influencer. Her personal mission is to: Encourage ordinary women to walk into their extraordinary purpose!

In May 2012 she founded L. Nicole Media and Communications, a lifestyle, media and marketing company focused on social media, branding, networking and travel. Through L. Nicole Media she shares her knowledge, experiences and lessons learned to equip women and business with the tools and visibility needed to achieve desired results and grow their brand. As Editor in Chief of and Travel & Leisure editorial director for Six Brown Chicks, she delivers inspiring and resourceful content targeted at motivating women to travel, embrace new experiences and live life to the fullest.

Renee B. is a beauty maven who exudes splendor in all things beauty and wants to show every woman that she is beautiful. She has worked for some of the most prestigious brands to help women fulfill their beauty needs and aspirations to feel comfort in finding the right products. Today, she has taken that passion to build her brand Beauty School Scarlet that is dedicated to all things beauty.

Beauty School Scarlet is more than just a website about beauty! It is movement to inspire women to be beautiful and understand that beauty is not complicated or complex; it is simplistic. Her life’s passion is to “empower women so they can make the best choices that will help improve their lifestyle from head to toe as well as the inside out.” Renee B. is an active member of NAPW (National Association of Professional Women), ColorComm (Women of Color in Communications) and a Beauty Correspondent for Six Brown Chicks.

Along their journey they’ve met some amazing women and developed a network of women executives, media professionals, influential leaders and lifestyle experts that join them as vendors, speakers and instructors at our events.

While there are other women-based organizations in the Chicago area, Boardroom Beauties events are uniquely focused on encouraging the WHOLE woman to help her advance to the next level in her personal, professional and spiritual life. Building a community through hosting events, workshops and social media ensure women can continue to learn, grow and be inspired to live big and bold dreams!

The next Boardroom Beauties event will be virtual, a Google Hangout on “Using Social Media to Grow Your Network” on July 3rd at 8pm CST. The next live event "Be Bold, Be Inspired to Dream Big" will be in September. For more information on these events, Visit

For more information on Toya Nicole visit and follow her on Twitter, @MsTravelChic

For more information on Renee B visit and follow her on Twitter at @abeautyscarlet
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