WE | Women Entrepreneurs
August 24 @ 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM EDT
We invite you to attend our Fifth Annual Women’s Entrepreneurial Symposium “WE Bring Game”.
Sponsored by BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee and others championing women in business and in partnership with, BrightBridge WBC, Coldwell Banker Pryor Realty, LAUNCH, Stone Bridge Asset Management, The Company Lab, TSBDC at Chattanooga State Community College and Honorary Chairman, Congressman Chuck Fleischmann.
The half-day event will help women at any level to develop effective and proven skills for success. Generating new ideas and energy with experienced professionals offering panel discussions, networking, and highly motivational speakers, the WE Symposium offers depth and breadth for every attendee.
The WE Symposium invites performance-driven leader and keynote speaker Joan Cronan to present on how “Every Day is Game Day”, inspiring women to continue bringing their A-game in business and life. An award-winning talent, Cronan served as the University of Tennessee Women’s Athletic Director for almost three decades and has given much of her life to fostering opportunities for women to succeed.
Welcoming the morning general session in a “Pre-Game Strategy” session, featured speaker, Carol Hunter brings 25+ years of experience and passion as a personal finance expert, author, strategist, and coach.
Breakout sessions are strategically designed as panel discussions. Panelists include local entrepreneurs with experiences in accounting, law, public relations, insurance, marketing, and more.
Huddles (break-out sessions) include:
“Hall of Fame” (successful business owners), Jennie Bartoletti, 4 Bridges Outfitters; Demetria Jordan, Dee’Sign Nails; Faye Kahn, D’zar; Darin Wright, Elea Blake.
“Playbook” (social media, PR, marketing strategies), Lisa Brown, 3E Social; Robin Derryberry, Derryberry Public Relations; Jaya Todai, Partners and Sponsors.
“Business Game Plan” (lawyer, CPA, insurance agent, seasoned entrepreneur), Sheila Boyington, Thinking Media/Learning Blade; Pam Morris, Freight Depot Accounting; Nicole Osborne, Chambliss Law; Stephanie Sinkfield, State Farm