New Strategy for Saving Small Business in Alabama? Olivia Friedman of Huntsville, AL Accepted into Forbes Business Council in 2020 is Taking a Break as Student of Laws, to Save Businesses in Her Local Area

Olivia Friedman Leaves Law School to Save Local Business


Magnum Opus Marketing Atlanta, Georgia, February 17, 2020 — The recently departed Chief Information Officer of the Institute of Higher Global Studies, fully vetted and accepted as a member of Forbes’ Councils — Olivia Friedman says she’s seen enough with her local businesses closing left and right, and is following through on her promise and passionate heart-felt vow to lighten the load for local restaurants in Huntsville, Alabama and surrounding areas, through effective advertising and marketing.

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“It warms my heart so much — to hear success stories for the restaurant sector, especially with so many closing their doors. This is marketing help we all can use!” - Sopu & Tukee, local business owners.

Starting with the Restaurant Industry, Olivia has already met with some success and is promising relief through advertising and marketing to help out local restaurants with deals that are “Too Sweet to Ignore!”

Olivia, after having been accepted into the prestigious Forbes community vowed to find a way to save businesses in her local area, same as she had been doing prior to the pandemic, and to work smartly, to boost the economy through what she calls “creative advertising.” She stated previously she planned to “Leverage the massive community Forbes had afforded her to access, in order to strategically save small business.” after having been sponsored for membership by The Institute of Higher Global Studies .

Olivia has since kept all promises to date, while also having promised a female President of VP in the White House and possibly even a minority woman as quoted from her book; “Year of the Woman 2020 and Beyond”. Olivia more prominently demonstrated her passion for small business by also vowing to stand in the gap, where small businesses in Huntsville, AL and surrounding areas were failing, due to lack of effective and long-term solutions and adequate sensitive assistance in the areas of marketing and advertising.

Now with Cumulus Media as a Radio, Digital and Media Advertisement Executive — she says she has big plans for the local economy by way of the many tools and resources at Cumulus. She says she will, “Stimulate the economy with her sales prowess, beginning with ‘win-win’ advertisement strategies, where local restaurant businesses to start, will receive what she calls a ‘jump start’ of their economic engine within the local economy.

Olivia is known to have a strong passion for saving small businesses from ruin. Now as a Radio and Digital Advertising Diva, she is also known as the “Bozoma Saint John of the South” and has been named Regional Director of three Congressional Districts within two grassroots entities that help politically, to decrease poverty and homelessness. Her appointment at these powerful and influential entities begins immediately.

Olivia, Media Advertising Account Executive, has worked in sales since the age of eight, when she ran her first candy and snow cone store. She was known to win spelling bee’s and national classical singing competitions; opera was a hobby of her she was so passionate about.

Olivia has temporarily left law school to focus on her new position at within a massive media company reaching 1/4 a billion people on a monthly basis. She is fresh out of training and is seeking a mere 30 clients to take with her on the stairway to success, while also assisting small businesses to the point of thriving!

Olivia Friedman Interviewed by Laura Coates CNN Sr. Legal Analyst

Olivia has been features as seen on ABC, CBS, NBC, The CW, Fox News, Fox Business News, and has also been interviewed by Laura Coates, CNN Senior Legal Analyst.

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“We are honored to welcome Olivia into the community,” said Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils, the collective that includes Forbes Business Council. “Our mission with Forbes Councils is to bring together proven leaders from every industry, creating a curated, social capital-driven network that helps every member grow professionally and make an even greater impact on the business world.”

Olivia Friedman Vetted Forbes Councils Member 2020 — Present

As an accepted member of the Council, Olivia Friedman has access to a variety of exclusive opportunities designed to help her reach peak professional influence. She will connect and collaborate with other respected local leaders in a private forum and at members-only events. Olivia will also be invited to work with a professional editorial team to share her expert insights in original business articles on, and to contribute to published Q&A panels alongside other experts.

Finally, Olivia will benefit from exclusive access to vetted business service partners, membership-branded marketing collateral, and the high-touch support of the Forbes Councils member concierge team.

“As a proven vetted trusted American businesswoman growing upward in leaps and bounds–I’m excited about the unforeseen opportunities such an affiliation as Forbes will facilitate. A brand that is also proven and trusted the world over. One that is respected just as much if not more is the next level that I have long since aspired to reach. Merely the valued members and their wealth of experience across countless industries within the community makes this vetting for me, a true honor and will assist me in my efforts to infuse business models with programs that reduce suicides with my having been a dedicated US Navy Doc that helped to save countless lives on the Coronado Bridge in San Diego, CA where many attempted to take their own lives by jumping.”

Olivia went on to say, ”I am very passionate about down-sizing poverty by supporting very powerful highly influential political and humanitarian entities such as the Borgen Project. My current efforts include educating the African American community on living a life of greater abundance and wealth in all forms — not only monetarily, to help other people that are suffering around the world. Yet in closing, my participation will also help my organization as well as countless others in my immediate future that are willing to sponsor my continued membership. I will in turn make an impact as a leader in business, thus further enabling me to further solidify my leadership role. Yet not only within the company the community and across industries — but around the world, since I am after all a negotiator, marketer, CMO, and businesswoman without borders.”



Forbes Councils is a collective of invitation-only communities created in partnership with Forbes and the expert community builders who founded Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC). In Forbes Councils, exceptional business owners and leaders come together with the people and resources that can help them thrive. To learn more about Forbes Councils, visit


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