Congratulations to Alison for her selection as our April Contractor of the Month! Read on to learn more about Alison – her hobbies, how she works during the pandemic and what she likes most about being part of the TorchLight team! Where did you grow up and where did you go to college? What did […]
Fredda Hurwitz, Founder & Chief Nut, Gingernut Thinking In December 2020, women accounted for 100% of the jobs lost. Neither age nor ability was a factor, just gender. Why start with such a depressing statistic? Because you or someone you know may have been affected by choice or by default, and this shouldn’t be ignored. Like many, I’m a single working mom who had to walk away from […]
TorchLight is happy to introduce the latest addition to our team—Jasmine Armwood! A recruiting specialist, Jasmine joined us earlier in 2021 and has been a great addition to our company. Read on to learn more about Jasmine.
As part of our series on Women Business Owners, we recently sat down with Jennifer Collins, CEO and Founder of JDC Events, to learn more about why she started her own business, how she creates truly memorable events — and her advice to other women who are thinking about starting their own businesses.
Congratulations to Jenny Regan for her selection as our March Contractor of the Month! Get to know Jenny – inside the office and out. Where did you grow up and where did you go to college? What did you study? I grew up in McLean, Virginia, and went to the University of Kentucky. I studied […]
Celebrating important figures during 2021’s #BlackHistoryMonth
We want to introduce our newest team member–Marketing Specialist Gabrielle (Gaby) Gramont. Gaby started with TorchLight back in 2019 as our very first marketing intern. From there, she joined the team full-time after her graduation in 2020. Read on to learn more about Gaby!
TorchLight is launching a new series that shines a spotlight on women business owners who are making an impact in a wide range of industries and sectors. For our inaugural post, we recently sat down with Karen Blackwell, CEO and Founder of Kanda Chocolates to learn more about why she started her business, its commitment to social justice and her advice to other women thinking about launching their own enterprises.
Congratulations to Pat Lute for her selection as our February Contractor of the Month! Read on to get to know Pat — in and out of the office. Where did you grow up and where did you go to college? What did you study?I grew up in Northern Indiana near Lake Michigan. I took a […]
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Series: Obstacles in the hiring system for jobseekers—and how they can overcome them
Part 3 of our interview with Jennifer Tardy, Career Success Coach and Certified Diversity Executive and Practitioner TorchLight’s Stephanie Ranno recently sat down with Jennifer Tardy, Career Coach and Certified Diversity Executive and Practitioner, to discuss obstacles in the hiring system that impact job seekers—and how they can identify and overcome them. Stephanie: In our […]