Miss A Columnist

Lisa Beth Miller is the Entertaining & Weddings Editor for Miss A. She has been involved in the wedding industry for several years. Lisa is a bridal consultant and director of marketing and public relations for Blush Bridal Boutique and an event designer at Main Street Weddings, both local wedding businesses. In this capacity, Lisa writes the blog, website copy, and promotional materials for these businesses and assists with event planning. She was formerly a bridal consultant and did marketing and public relations work for A Formal Affair Bridal and Formalwear Boutique and was the creator of their Bridal University workshops. Additionally, Lisa teaches English, journalism, and photojournalism classes at Liberty High School in Bealeton, Virginia. She advises the school's award-winning publications, Talon yearbook and Patriot Press newspaper. As junior class sponsor, she also assists in planning Liberty's prom. Lisa has written several published articles. These include an article about advising student publications for Accents (Southern Interscholastic Press Association’s journal),an article about the royal wedding for Northern Virginia Magazine, an article about local proms for Warrenton Lifestyle magazine, and four stories about wedding planning and wedding fashion for the 2012 Northern Virginia Bridal Guide. Lisa holds an undergraduate degree in English and journalism education from Millersville University of Pennsylvania and a graduate degree in education and library science from Longwood University.

Chance for Life Charity Poker Tournament to be Held at MGM National Harbor

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Looking for an exciting social event in the DC area that will be both beneficial to a great charity and loads of fun? Chance for Life, a poker tournament, gourmet tasting, and fabulous social event is just the ticket. Scheduled for Saturday, April 1, 2017, the event will be held at MGM National Harbor […]

Boot Campaign Becomes Official Charity Partner Of Ole Smoky® Tennessee Moonshine

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Ole Smoky® Tennessee Moonshine, the most widely distributed moonshine in the country, announced their official partnership with nonprofit Boot Campaign, where together they will help raise awareness and funds for military families.

Boot Campaign is a national nonprofit that promotes patriotism by putting civilians in combat boots; educates the community about issues challenging […]

Nice Tomato: One For One Subscription Coloring Book Service Helps Children’s Hospitals

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Nice Tomato is a new Seattle-based company dedicated to spreading the love of color, creativity and kindness with its monthly subscription service. Nice Tomato was co-founded by Joe and Amanda Linton after years of struggling to find original, non-branded coloring book options for their young daughters. Nice Tomato is the result – a subscription […]

Jimmie Johnson, Lowe’s And MISSION Teams Up For Nationwide Heat Safety Awareness

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MISSION, the first and only line of Athlete-Engineered™ products and the market leader in the thermoregulation category, announced a partnership with racing champion Jimmie Johnson and Lowe’s, kicking off the start of a national awareness campaign focused on heat safety.

“I am excited to join forces with MISSION to raise […]

Salma Hayek Helps Syrian Refugees with UNICEF And Gucci’s Chime For Change

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UNICEF supporter and CHIME FOR CHANGE campaign Co-Founder Salma Hayek helped launch CHIME for the Children of Syria, a fundraising appeal to support children and families affected by the Syria crisis, following a recent visit to meet with Syrian refugees in Lebanon. Founded by Gucci, a longtime UNICEF partner, CHIME FOR CHANGE is a […]

Minute Maid’s #DoinGood Campaign Celebrates the Good in Every Family

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Parenting is a complicated business. Sorting out hectic schedules, balancing careers and family, all while dealing with mounting pressure from social media for the perfect “post” can obscure the joy found in simple family interactions. In its “Doin’ Good” social campaign (#doingood), Minute Maid will remind parents of all the wonderful things – big […]

Lands’ End Announces Lands’ Friendly Initiative For Sustainability

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Lands’ End is announcing the Lands’ Friendly initiative – a mission to continually strive to be a leader in sustainability. For more than 50 years, Lands’ End has been committed to the environment. The company’s founder, Gary Comer, was an active environmentalist who encouraged Lands’ End employees to be good stewards of the Earth. […]

Military Child Education Coalition, Raytheon, and Boys & Girls Clubs of America Support Military Kids

Military family members, including children, share some of the burdens of service including frequent dislocation and the separations that come with deployment. The Military Child Education Coalition®(MCEC®), Raytheon Company, and Boys & Girls Clubs of America are joining forces to help address the academic, social and emotional needs of children in military families.

A […]

Kia Motors America Supports Run For The Wall Cross-Country Motorcycle Ride Honoring Veterans

Kia Motors America (KMA) is a proud supporter of Run For The Wall, which recognizes all veterans who have served. The 10-day cross-country motorcycle journey is dedicated to promoting healing among veterans and their families and friends, as well as an accounting of all Prisoners of War (POW) and those Missing in Action (MIA). […]

Yankee Candle Homefront Girl® Collection To Benefit Homes For Our Troops

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The Yankee Candle Company, Inc., the world’s largest manufacturer of premium scented candles, announced the launch of the limited edition Homefront Girl® collection in support of Homes For Our Troops, created by career officer’s wife, Gaby Juergens. One dollar from each Homefront Girl® candle sold (up to $75,000) will support Homes for Our Troops, […]

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