Join Carolina STYLE Magazine over the next few weeks as we celebrate the elite list of tastemakers in the Triangle who have made a real impact in our community in the areas of fashion, beauty, business, arts, entertainment and philanthropy.
We are pleased to present you the Honorees of 2012!
Name: Sharon Delaney
Occupation: Founder/ Host of My Carolina Today, Owner at McCloud Communications LLC
STYLISH Quality: The Emmy Award winning communications professional and former news anchor for NBC, is the founder and host of My Carolina Today. With over 20 years experience in the communications industry, Sharon launched her own company, McCloud Communications.
Name: Kendra Leonard
Occupation: Owner of The Art of Style
STYLISH Quality: Kendra Leonard’s boutique The Art of STYLE is location in Cameron Village. Nominated as Woman of the Year at the by Leukemia and Lymphoma Society in 2010, she continues to spread awareness while supporting the cause.
Name: Ellen Baker
Occupation: Executive Coach for The Fuqua School of Business, Duke University
STYLISH Quality: Trilingual business professional with a passion for excellence; Baker has experience in designing and delivering cross-cultural learning programs in corporate settings. Ellen has been recognized by the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce as “Business Leader” in the Triangle.
Name: Gaurav Patel
Occupation: President of Eschelon Hospitality
STYLISH Quality: CEO of the Eschelon Hospitality empire, Patel has made headway in the Raleigh restaurant industry. Successful with his business endeavors, Gaurav is also recognized for this generous donations to national and local charities.
Name: YC Brodie
Occupation: Public Relations and host of Fashion Fix on Fox 8 News
STYLISH Quality: Representing campaigns for Miss North Carolina USA, True You Cosmetics and Pure Fashion, Brodie’s YCB agency specializes in image consulting, public relations and event planning. The Second Harvest Food Bank, the Greensboro Cultural Arts Center and the Red Cross are just a few of the non-profits and local charities YC has teamed up with.
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