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Oct26

October Women In Leadership Seminar

October 26: “Lessons Learned that Turned Out Not to be True - Never Stop Learning," featuring Katerina Taylor, President & CEO, DeKalb Chamber of Commerce.   Katerina is a 15-year veteran in the financial services industry.  Entrepreneur, community advocate, first woman to lead the DeKalb Chamber in its 80-year history, and a 2018 Leadership Character Award nominee-- these are just a few of her many accomplishments.  Her board service includes United Way of Greater Atlanta and CDC Federal Credit Union, among others.  She has been honored and recognized with multiple awards, including KSU's 2017 Siegel Institute's Phenomenal Woman of the Year and 2014 Atlanta Tribune's "History Maker."  A graduate of Texas Wesleyan University with an MBA in Finance from Argosy University, Atlanta, Katerina is highly respected for her leadership across the metro area and beyond.

 

Breakfast and coffee will be provided.

 

For membership information or to RSVP as a drop in, please contact Susan Hitchcock at susanhitchcock@turknett.com or Nancy Cranford at ncranford@turknett.com.

 

Location: The Commerce Club of Atlanta, 191 Peachtree Street NE, 49th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30303

*Parking is complimentary in The Commerce Club garage




Oct 26, 2018
6:30am - 9:00am

Nov16

November Women In Leadership Seminar

November 16: “What Leadership and Being a CEO Mean to Me” featuring Aviva Leebow Wolmer,CEO, Pacesetter Steel Service. A 2017 Atlanta Business Chronicle “Most Admired CEO,” Aviva is a second-generation CEO in her company with a special focus on technology, talent and culture. Known as a thought leader and pioneer in her industry, her previous roles include Learning Leader, VP for People, Acting VP of Sales, and Executive Vice President. Aviva is a sought after speaker and was the keynote at the 2015 North America Steel Conference. She has also been featured on Kathy Ireland’s“World Wide Business” segment. In addition to her ABC honor, Aviva received the 2015 Claudia B. Waters Award in recognition of her drive, fairness, and other leadership qualities.  In 2017 she proudly added “new mother” to her many roles and accomplishments.

 

Breakfast and coffee will be provided.

 

For membership information or to RSVP as a drop in, please contact Susan Hitchcock at susanhitchcock@turknett.com or Nancy Cranford at ncranford@turknett.com.

 

Location: The Commerce Club of Atlanta, 191 Peachtree Street NE, 49th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30303

*Parking is complimentary in The Commerce Club garage




Nov 16, 2018
6:30am - 9:00am

Dec14

December Women In Leadership Seminar

December 14: “Resilience, Risk, & Reward: Lessons in Turning Challenges into Opportunities” featuring Susan Hitchcock, Executive Director, Women’s Initiatives and Advisory Board member, Turknett Leadership Group (TLG). A “seasoned” businesswoman and unabashed advocate for women’s advancement, Susan has five decades of leadership experience from corporate to leadership consulting. In Southern Bell/Bell South,she held leadership positions in Network Operations and directed Georgia’s management assessment and management training centers.  At TLG, she helped grow the firm as VP of Client Services, founded the WIL seminar series, and helped launch the Leadership Character Awards. In the community she has served on multiple boards for literacy and women’s leadership, and received awards including induction into the POW! Award Hall of Fame. A proud graduate of Agnes Scott College, she has served as president of the Alumnae Assoc., a Trustee, Chair of the Student Affairs Committee, and was a 2017 “Outstanding Alumnae Award” recipient for Service to the College.

 

Breakfast and coffee will be provided.

 

For membership information or to RSVP as a drop in, please contact Susan Hitchcock at susanhitchcock@turknett.com or Nancy Cranford at ncranford@turknett.com.

 

Location: The Commerce Club of Atlanta, 191 Peachtree Street NE, 49th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30303

*Parking is complimentary in The Commerce Club garage




Dec 14, 2018
6:30am - 9:00am