“Enterprise is in a woman’s DNA – just look at what we accomplish.”
– Vickie Milazzo
Houston Business Journal Names Vickie Milazzo to “Top 50 Woman-Owned Businesses”
HOUSTON, Sept. 13, 2005 – The Houston Business Journal bestowed Vickie L. Milazzo, RN, MSN, JD its prestigious “Top 50 Woman-Owned Businesses” award for a second consecutive year.
Vickie Milazzo Institute began in 1982 in Vickie’s one bedroom condo with a staff of one and now occupies 8,400 square feet of office space with an extensive support staff.
Vickie Milazzo Institute is now ranked 18 in privately held 100% woman-owned firms in Houston. This recognition is momentous in the nation’s fourth largest city. “There are more than 90,000 majority-owned, privately-held woman-owned firms in Houston,” said Leanne Semmel, The Houston Business Journal marketing director who conducts the ‘Top 50’ project.
“Enterprise is in a woman’s DNA – just look at what we accomplish,” said Vickie. “Women understand enterprise. Whether they choose to use their enterprising strength to start a venture of their own, manage a family or build a corporate career, enterprise is already inside them.”
“The biggest reward for me is being able to positively influence so many of my students’ careers and witness the astonishing change in their lives as a result,” she said. “This honor confirms my passion and the dedication of my staff for what we do.”
Vickie Milazzo Institute, a division of Medical-Legal Consulting Institute, Inc., is the oldest and largest legal nurse consulting company in the U.S., and has trained over 11,000 RNs to be Certified Legal Nurse Consultants (CLNC® consultants). Vickie is the author of Inside Every Woman: Using the 10 Strengths You Didn’t Know You Had to Get the Career and Life You Want Now! (Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., March 2006).
The Houston Business Journal is owned by American City Business Journals, the nation’s largest publisher of metropolitan business newspapers.