Cheryl Pliskin

Cheryl Pliskin Jest Notes and Baskets and Be Like Henry In her own words: Jest Notes began as a hand-crafted note card business. After 10 years (I’m a slow learner apparently), it became clear that I wasn’t going to make money in the consumer market. I admitted that what I had was on the accounting … Read more

Shawn Parola – Queen Bee – All the Buzz Gifts

This is a portion of an article that was published in the April 2018 issue of GiftBusinessINSIDER magazine, written by Nicole Moore. Affectionately known as Queen Bee, Shawn Parola is the owner of All the Buzz Gifts, a thriving gift basket business in San Jose, California. Her company was launched in 2004, but Shawn’s flair … Read more

Be Like Henry

Going to the dogs

GiftBasketNetwork and GiftBusinessOwners Announces that we are sponsoring Be Like Henry is a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit dedicated to healing dogs and their people. The inspiration for Be Like Henry is the Founder’s rescue dog who was dumped at a  home in Crockett County, Tennessee. Our own Cheryl Pliskin fostered Henry and immediately knew he wouldn’t be … Read more

Seeing Your Website with Fresh Eyes

Audit Your Website

The first quarter of the year is a good time to review your website and your total internet marketing program so that you can make any needed changes before the arrival of the biggest season of the year — 4th quarter. If you haven’t done it try, today is the day to begin. Here are … Read more