MEET THE HONOREES
The 100 Women to KNOW Across America Award, presented by JPMorgan Chase is a recognition that showcases the most influential, achieved, and honorable women in our society. Following a nomination and interview process, these women entrepreneurs, executives, creatives, and philanthropists have not only grown their dreams, but have created boundless opportunities for the next generation of female leaders. These women exemplify what it means to be high-achieving and ambitious on the next level and continue to pour into their communities as they do so.
Janet Jackson-Gordon is an award-winning serial entrepreneur. She is known all over as “The Boss Chix” for supporting women to become their best selves. Raised in a small town outside of Memphis Tn., she formed a close relationship with God at an early age. She is the CEO of Boss Chix ATL and Jackson Events & Entertainment. Her newest business venture is Moonlight Pizza. Janet is a Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award recipient and supports awareness of Breast Cancer, Domestic Violence, Human and Sex Trafficking along with many other causes and credits all of her accomplishments to her faith.
What advice would you give your younger self?
Never forget to take time for you. Your path is your journey and what God has for you is specifically designed for you. So step back and watch God work.
What is your favorite quote?
“I can do all things through Christ.”