Non-profit names new marketing and business development manager.
June 23, 2010 (RALEIGH, NC) — Pretty In Pink Foundation, a North Carolina based, non-profit organization that provides financial assistance for uninsured and underinsured North Carolinians diagnosed with breast cancer, has added Nicolette Baglio to the team. Baglio’s role focuses on business development and marketing initiatives for the Foundation.
Baglio attended Meredith College and graduated in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and a minor in Human Resource Management. She was also a 2008 recipient of the Mona Horton Dean Merit Scholarship based on personal merit and academic achievement. Prior to joining Pretty In Pink Foundation in March of this year, Baglio worked as a business consultant for Administaff, Inc., a Fortune 500 Company located in Raleigh.
“Nicolette brings a lot of energy and fresh ideas to Pretty In Pink Foundation. We are excited to see her contributions make a difference”, remarked Penny Lauricella, Pretty In Pink Foundation’s Executive Director.
The hiring of Baglio marks a critical growth benchmark for the Foundation as it positions to open new offices in North Carolina. YellowWood Group’s CEO, Olalah Njenga, who has managed the strategic marketing, branding and positioning of Pretty In Pink Foundation since 2008, remarked, “The past two years have been an amazing journey for the Foundation. It has been a joy watching Pretty In Pink Foundation grow. With Nicolette’s hiring, the Foundation will be able to manage marketing internally and ensure cohesion of efforts across all of its points of presence.”
About Pretty In Pink Foundation:
Pretty In Pink Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides financial resources for uninsured and underinsured North Carolinians who are diagnosed with breast cancer and have limited financial means. Founded in 2004 by Dr. Lisa Tolnitch, a breast cancer surgeon, Pretty In Pink Foundation is positioned to have a point of presence in every state by 2020. Committed to providing hope, health and healing, Pretty In Pink Foundation has a growing network of healthcare professionals and quality of life partners. For more information on fundraising events, ways to help and how to become a volunteer, visit the website at www.PrettyInPinkFoundation.org, or join the Pretty In Pink Foundation Fan page on Facebook.