New Speaking Engagements


Anastasia Lipske spoke to The Genesis Business Development Group.


Rasheda Williams will be speaking at the Michigan Afterschool Association “Leveling up for the Next Generation” Fall Conference on October 26-27 in Southfield, MI.


Ilene Marcus was the Facilitator for the Techstars Startup Weekend Boston on September 22-24 at the Wentworth Institute of Technology.



Precious Williams spoke at DV Connector Network Presents – Precious Williams – The Killer Pitch Master on September 16, at Brand in Demand LIVE with Melinda Emerson, The Small Biz Lady on September 21-23 in Philadelphia PA, Harlem Book Fair 25th Anniversary on September 23 in New York City, City of New York Club Management Association of America on October 3 in New York City, “Claim Your Seat” Women of Color Sales Training and Networking Event on October 12 in New York City.


Diane Helbig spoke at the Impressia Bank event on September 18 in Northeast Ohio, the COSE BIG Summit on September 19 in Cleveland OH, the Middleburg Heights Chamber of Commerce on September 21 in Middleburgh Heights OH, and for UPS managers on October 5 in Columbus OH.


Heather Tolley-Bauer spoke at the Samsung Ads National Sales Conference in Atlanta, GA, and will be speaking at Verve 2023 on October 20-23 in Arlington, TX.



Sybil Stewart spoke at the University of Wisconsin – Madison Welcome week for the Graduate School on August 28, RockIT Women webinar series on September 26, and NCAT (North Carolina A & T) School of Business on October 6 in Greensboro NC, and will be speaking at the Educating Children of Color Summit on January 13 2024 in Colorado Springs, CO.


Lola Adeyemo spoke at the The WICT 2023 Leadership Conference on September 18-19 in New York City.


Ellen Williams presented Pioneering Sustainable Future: A deep dive into carbon emissions data gathering on September 19, and How to Create a Generative AI Strategy for Your Business on October 4.



Lauren LeMunyan will be speaking at the 2023 Executive Women’s Forum Annual Conference: “Blazing the Trail: Technology and Leadership in Complex Times” on November 9 in San Antonio, TX.


Midori Connolly spoke at the Society of Government Meeting Professionals National Education Congress on June 7 in Bloomington MN.


Cate Hollowitsch spoke at the AMA Triangle group on September 28 in Raleigh-Durham NC.


Darlene Hawley was a speaker at the Arizona SHRM Conference on August 30 in Glendale AZ.


Bobbie Carlton will be speaking at The Engaging Conference 4.0 on October 23-25, on keynotes.


Meridith Grundei spoke at the Merck Global Speaker Training on September 15 in Vienna, Austria.



Ashley Smith spoke at DisruptHR Kansas City on September 20 in Kansas City MO, and at Liv with Vitality (break out session Change Your Mind, Change Your Life: A Guide to helpful Thinking).


Wendy Rimmelspacher spoke at the Tri-Cities Women in Business annual event on September 27 in Kennewick WA.


Lori Sussle Bonanni was a panelist for PRSA’s Leading the Charge: Equity in Entertainment on September 20, and will be speaking at the Focus and Fortify BOSSY Small Business Conference on October 18 in Buffalo NY.



Shanae Chapman spoke at the Umbraco U.S. Summit on October 3 in Charlotte, NC.


Aleya Harris spoke at the Wealthy Women Summit (WeWo Summit) on September 28 – October 1 in Carlsbad, CA

Rachel Simon spoke at the annual Society for Healthcare Strategy & Market Development (SHSMD) conference on September 10-12 in Chicago IL.


Yvette Durazo spoke at the PSHRA Annual Conference 2023 on October 4 in San Diego, CA 

Anne Ryan spoke at the Savvy OwnerSHIP Summit on October 7.


Alison Jacobson spoke at the 2023 CityMatCH Maternal and Child Health Leadership Conference on September 20 in New Orleans LA.

New Publications


Diane Helbig contributed articles to Impact Magazine, HR Zone, and Women’s Journal


Julie Thomas‘s book The Power of Value Selling: The Gold Standard to Drive Revenue and Create Customers for Life is available at Amazon.


Judy K. Herman‘s book Relationships with Purpose: Secrets to Better Relationships and A Better Life is available at Amazon.



Juana-Catalina Rodriguez‘s book Unsettled Disruption: Step-by-Step Guide for Harnessing the Evolving Path of Purpose-Driven Innovation is available at Amazon.


Misha Safran‘s book A Teacher’s Companion: How to Center Empathy & Emotional Well-Being for Yourself and Your Students is available at Amazon.


Jennifer Vax‘s books That’s My Color: Discover Your 5 Signature Colors And Transform Your Life and Great With Gray: Discover Your Most Flattering Colors To Wear When You Have Gray Hair are available at Amazon.

New Podcasts and Broadcasts


Heather Noggle appeared on The Virtual CISO Moment podcast, and was the roving podcaster for the E3 SCORE Women’s conference in Springfield, MO.


Orly Zeewy was a guest on the podcast Brand Talks, Turning Fuzzy Messaging into Gold.


Diane Helbig was a guest on on Book Smart Business podcast and The Sparking Entrepreneur Podcast.



KeishaMarie Douglas was interviewed on the Courageous Together podcast.


Marisa Zalabak spoke at TEDXYouthSanAntonio


Michelle Simone appeared on the Carearing podcast.


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