- $25 for admission for two for the Jersey Shore Wine Festival on June 11 or 12 ($50 value)
The wine festival takes place June 11–12, from noon to 5 p.m. at FirstEnergy Park. Visitors will get to taste wines from wineries all across New Jersey, and there will also be food, crafters, vendors, and live music. Net proceeds from the festival benefit Sylvia’s Children, an organization that works with children in the village of Mbiriizi in Uganda.
Allen Consulting, Inc
Sylvia Allen is the president and one-woman powerhouse behind her marketing company, Allen Consulting, Inc. She offers a full suite of professional services, including media relations, sales and customer service coaching, and public speaking when a ventriloquist won't cut it. She brings experience earned from her 40 years as an entrepreneur, during which time she's earned accolades such as the New Jersey "Best Women in Business" award and the Governor's Award for Volunteerism.