December 06, 2010 19:16 ET

Swimco: Enterprising Women Welcomes Two New Members To Advisory Board

Lori Bacon And Linda K. House Added As Board Members

RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA--(Marketwire - Dec. 6, 2010) - Monica Smiley, publisher and CEO of Enterprising Women magazine (http://www.enterprisingwomen.com), has named Linda K. House and Lori Bacon as members of the Enterprising Women Advisory Board.

Bacon is the owner and president of Swimco, which caters to warm destination travelers, offering the best in swimwear and resort wear for women and their families. Located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Swimco is Western Canada's premiere swimwear retail chain, with 14 stores in the area and more than 150 employees. Bacon is a Women Presidents' Organization Platinum Member as well.

House is the president and CEO of Island Air Charters, Inc. a full service private air charter service based in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. In 1969 she co-founded a custom residential construction company in the Midwest, winning numerous awards and accolades for her talent in management and design. House purchased Island Air Charters in 2007, and established an expansion plan to provide air charter services to a wider area. Island Air Charters now operates scheduled and on-demand flights to south Florida, the Bahamas, parts of the Caribbean and all of Central America.

Members of the Enterprising Women Advisory Board provide advice to the publication's staff to tailor the magazine to meet the needs of entrepreneurial women.


"Our mission is to help women entrepreneurs grow their businesses to the next level," said Smiley. "The wealth of knowledge and breadth of experience that these new members will bring to their advisory role will be an important contribution to help Enterprising Women fulfill this important mission."


- For more information regarding the Enterprising Women Advisory Board, visit http://www.enterprisingwomen.com/advisory_board.htm


Enterprising Women, with headquarters in Cary, N.C., is the nation's only women-owned magazine published exclusively for women business owners that chronicles the growing political, economic and social influence and power of entrepreneurial women. The magazine provides a friendly meeting place, a public forum and a national stage for the critical issues confronting women's businesses and daily lives from the unique perspectives and experiences of entrepreneurial women. For more information, please visit http://www.enterprisingwomen.com or call (919) 362-1551.

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