Marilyn Howard

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My memoir tells it best: mother, businesswoman, entrepreneur, adventurer, and philosopher.
As a youth, I longed for adventure and my life didn't disappoint. After a semester abroad and receiving a B.F.A. from Syracuse University, I broke through a glass ceiling at Grey Advertising and then traveled before beginning my startup. I founded Creative Freelancers Inc. in 1970 and operated it in Manhattan for over twenty-five years. It was the first central agency to connect business with freelance artists and writers. In 1997 it became the first agency on the web at freelancers.com. Marriage brought two children of my own and three teenage stepdaughters. Juggling both family and business led to many entertaining and instructive experiences. My nar
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