Empowering Students in St. Petersburg – #ThatBusinessShow #WorkingWomenWednesday – Featuring Jocelyn Lister and Lisa Parsons

Welcome to another edition of #WorkingWomenWednesday here on #ThatBusinessShow with Jamie Meloni! Every Wednesday, we’re proud to invite two wonderful guests from the Working Women of Tampa Bay Group to come on and showcase what they do, and how the group is changing not only their business, but their lives! Offering more than just business support and connections, The Working Women of Tampa Bay Group is certainly one of the best groups in Tampa Bay to be a part of, and here at #ThatBusinessShow, we’re proud to be a part of the #WorkingWomen Team! Today from the group we had Jocelyn Lister and Lisa Parsons on the #MorningAir! Jocelyn Lister is passionate about impactful nonprofit work. She currently serves as Development Manager for Academy Prep Center. In 2012 Lisa and Rick “P” Parsons opened their full service restaurant on Central Avenue, Ricky P’s Orleans Bistro.  If you missed the #MorningDiscussion, then head tohttp://www.tampabayradio.com, or head to Jamie’s YouTube Channel at http://www.youtube.com/jamiemeloni to watch the show on demand, and leave a thumbs up!

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Jocelyn Lister is passionate about impactful nonprofit work. She currently serves as Development Manager for Academy Prep Center of St. Petersburg, a private middle school working to break the cycle of poverty in the city of St. Petersburg. Prior to joining Academy Prep, Jocelyn worked in the nonprofit sector for a decade including organizations such as All Children’s Hospital Foundation, Eckerd College, and the Community Foundation of Tampa Bay, where she served as Director of the inaugural Give Day Tampa Bay, a 24-hour fundraising drive that raised more than $1 million for local charities. She certainly does a lot for the #Community, and you can find out more about Academy Prep Center of St. Petersburg at http://www.academyprep.org/stpete!

The Working Women of Tampa Bay Group has a mission, a mission to Motivate, Educate, and Inspire Women Entrepreneurs to become better business leaders, and to facilitate growth in our community! ” We are a savvy and supportive community of entrepreneurial women. Together we create the synergy that enables each of us to achieve more than we ever could alone. With stunning energy and focus, our goal is to help educate, motivate and inspire female professionals and women business owners.” –Jessica Rivelli, Founder and CEO

In 2012 Lisa and Rick opened their full service restaurant on Central Avenue, Ricky P’s Orleans Bistro. It is here with a full menu and bar that they have really been able to share their love of New Orleans culture. Hosting Gumbo cook-offs, Mardi Gras celebrations, private chef events and many other networking, corporate and private events. They have grown their catering business and have provided delicious menus for Working Women of Tampa Bay annual conference, Bright House Networks, and many more large events! Check out Ricky P’s at http://www.rickyps.com!

As always, thank you for tuning into #ThatBusinessShow with Jamie Meloni on #1250whnz, weekdays at 8am. If you missed today’s show, you can always visit Jamie’s website and see all of our shows on demand athttp://www.tampabayradio.com or visit Jamie’s YouTube channel at http://www.youtube.com/jamiemeloni.

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