BUSINESS OWNERS: Don’t forget the 1099 deadline is February 1st!

BIZ OWNERS: The deadline for you to send out Form 1099s is February 1, 2021.  The IRS requires that a Form 1099 be sent to each independent contractor who provided at least $600 worth of services to your business in 2020. This deadline is to ensure that the contractor receives the 1099 in time to include it […]

Support Small Businesses: My List of Suggestions Part 2

To celebrate Small Business Saturday, here is Part 2 of my list of a few fave independent companies that you MUST check out! Here’s the thing: these innovators took their passion and injected it with energy, hope, innovation and tons, tons, tons of time! Please support small when possible & feel free to share this. […]

Support Small Businesses: My List of Suggestions Part 1

To celebrate Small Business Saturday 2020, here is Part 1 of a few of my fave independent companies. These businesses launched because the owners took their passion and injected it with energy, hope, innovation and tons, tons, tons of time! Please support small when possible and share this!   MERCHANDISE WITH A POSITIVE MESSAGE Anxiety […]

To publish or not to publish…THAT is the question!

Throwing it back to when the announcement of my LLC formation was in the New York Observer (now defunct newspaper)! Believe it or not this milestone “press” was actually a necessity. There is a “Limited Liability Company Law” in the state of New York that if you form an LLC you are required to publish […]

BUSINESS OWNERS: Don’t forget the 1099 deadline is 1/31!

BIZ OWNERS: The deadline for you to send out Form 1099s is January 31, 2020. The IRS requires that a Form 1099 be sent to each independent contractor who provided at least $600 worth of services to your business in 2019. This deadline is to ensure that the contractor receives the 1099 in time to […]

New Year, Same You, New Projects!

I wish you and your loved ones a very healthy, happy and meaningful 2020. Are you contemplating a new business venture or project and need help taking the first OR next step? Well, after a busy & enlightening 2019 full of partnering with innovators (new & established), I am keeping the doors to my advisory […]

SIRIOUSLY…tune in at 9 PM on Tuesday, June 4th!

In September 2016, my product invention RestoPresto was featured on The Today Show with Kathie Lee and Hoda.  I was watching all of the action through the huge windows from the plaza and thought that my heart would explode out of my chest with excitement and pride! After the segment there was a bunch of […]

I’m in Forbes! 2019 is off to a fantastic start!

I am THRILLED to share the news that I was featured in a Forbes article about entrepreneurial goals for 2019. It’s a brief read about my educated decision to seek a partner for my RestoPresto business in the new year. This is a big shift for me since I own 100% of equity in my company and have […]

Tip Tuesday: What is an NDA & why do YOU need one??

  WHAT IS AN NDA? A Non-Disclosure Agreement (“NDA”) is a legally enforceable written contract between two or more parties that signifies that a confidential relationship exists between the parties involved. NDAs are sometimes referred to as Confidentiality Agreements. Each NDA is unique and yours must be tailored to who the signing party is and […]

Happy 165th Birthday to Central Park!

Central Park is more than just an urban oasis to me, as a New Yorker.  It is the place that I got my solid idea to create RestoPresto.  I say solid because I always wanted an easily portable multi-functional extra layer however THAT serendipitous day in the park, my vision for RestoPresto became legit! Back to […]