Biz-Over Event Honors 12 Women

The Biz-Over Event highlighted the careers of 12 female entrepreneurs. Biz-Over's goal was to give to give these women a new image via the makeovers while simultaneously creating a network.

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The Biz-Over fashion makeover event raised funds for the Chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center's Scholarship Fund in support of women's initiatives in business and Thodos Dance Chicago.
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It was held at the Marlowe Boutique, 800 N. Michigan Ave.
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12 female entrepreneurs were honored.
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Joy DiNaro
Biz-Over's goal was to give to give these women a new image both physically and professionally.
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In addition to the fashion makeovers, the coordinators wanted to also create a network for the entrepreneurs.
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Sarah Miller Caldicot was one of the honorees. She's the president of Power Patterns, and also happens to be the great grand niece of Thomas Edison.
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The 12 honorees came from a variety of different backgrounds.
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Joy DiNaro
Each woman provided their input into their eventual style makeover.
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"It was all about the 12 of us, women who really didn't know each other, and now we have created a network, and that's what it's all about," says Donna Gutman, Regional Executive Director, of the Women's Leadership Exchange.
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The Biz-Over Event was coordinated by Lema Khorshid (left) of FK&B Law.
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The Biz-Over event is held every year.
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Next year, the coordinators hope to have an event that honors both men and women.
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