The Network Journal Names Andre Woolery To 2011 "40 Under Forty" List
San Francisco, CA
From MagnoGrip Public Relations
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
On May 3, 2011, The Network Journal (TNJ), the New York tri-state premier magazine for Black professionals, corporate executives and small business owners, announced that Andre Woolery, the CEO and Founder of MagnoGrip is to be honored at the 14th Annual “40 Under Forty” Achievement Awards Dinner, Thursday, June 16, 2011, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in New York City. This milestone event, “Reaching for Higher Goals,” will be hosted by Shartia Brantley, CNBC Segment Producer, and Terrance McKnight, Classical 105.9 FM WQXR Host. The event will be held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Times Square, 1605 Broadway (48th and 49th St.) from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.
"As we celebrate the 14th year of our 40 Under Forty Achievers Awards, TNJ cherishes its role as a facilitator for our up-and-coming African-American men and women to progress even further in their careers. Through events such as our recognition awards program, TNJ brings these accomplished professionals to the attention of our vast network of corporate affiliations," says Aziz Gueye Adetimirin, TNJ’s founder, publisher and CEO.
About TNJ's "40 Under Forty" Achievement Awards
TNJ’s “40 Under Forty” began in 1997 to recognize the next generation of African-American leaders who, with a commitment to the development of their communities, are exceptional performers in their professions. The program, promoting mentorship and professional development, introduces these leaders to the established business community as role models for young African-Americans. The 40 achievers will be profiled in the special June issue of the magazine.
About The Network Journal
Founded in 1993, The Network Journal (TNJ) is the premier monthly magazine for Black professionals, corporate executives and small business owners in the New York tri-state area. Engaging over 98,325 readers, TNJ is dedicated to connecting, empowering and inspiring this market segment by providing news and commentaries on issues that affect the growth of businesses and the advancement of professionals in the workplace. Along with featuring successful entrepreneurs and professionals who offer insights on business- and career-building strategies, TNJ highlights trends in key industries, providing information on valuable resources in the corporate, government, and not-for-profit sectors. Each issue of TNJ includes articles on finance and economy, career, management, healthcare, church business, science and technology, reviews of the hottest automobiles in the industry, and features about executives on the move.
About MagnoGrip Inc.
MagnoGrip is a San Francisco based manufacturer of magnetic tool storage gear and accessories. The company was founded with $1,000 by Andre Woolery while pursuing his MBA at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Since its humble bootstrapped beginnings in 2005, MagnoGrip has evolved into a company that is known for developing cool, innovative and well-crafted products for do-it yourselfers and professional tradesmen. Its products are distributed nationwide through The Home Depot, Lowe’s, Walmart, Canadian Tire and other major retailers.
For more information, please visit www.magnogrip.com or call 415-704-5008.