The Greater Women's Business Council Announces Its National Line Up Of Speakers for the Most Influential Women's Business Conference In The Southeast; Brand Analyst and Wall Street Guru Liz Dunn Joins As Keynote

2015 Power of Partnering Marketplace to be hosted on August 18-19

Aug 06, 2015, 08:00 ET from Greater Women's Business Council (GWBC)

ATLANTA, Aug. 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- You may know her from her 20 years' experience as a Wall Street guru for branded product companies and helping to guide investment decisions of large money managers; or perhaps her expert retail and brand punditry on CNBC, NPR and other national programs.  And many may know her from her days at Spelman College.  On August 19, women business owners from Georgia to the Carolinas will know Liz Dunn, founder of Talmage Advisors, as the keynote speaker for the Greater Women's Business Council's (GWBC®) 2015 Power of Partnering Marketplace (POP) Conference.

Dunn is joined by Pam Eason, president of the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), Roz Lewis, president and CEO of GWBC, national media icon Monica Pearson and a host of experts, visionaries and business leaders assembled to empower women-owned businesses, supplier diversity and procurement professionals.  The POP Marketplace is held on August 18 – 19 at the Georgia International Convention Center (GICC) and East Lake Golf Club.

"People from across the region attend POP for varied reasons such as landing contracts, looking for experienced business partners, honing elevator pitches, networking, hands-on time with customers, etc.," said Lewis. "As our largest conference of the year, POP is designed to meet them where they are and serve as a progressive bridge to their goals for the purpose of empowering women-owned business enterprises." 

Conference Schedule:

  • Tuesday, August 18: WAVE Scholarship Golf Tournament at East Lake Golf Club/8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday, August 19: POP Marketplace Expo and Trade-Fair at Georgia International Convention Center/9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Day-Two Time Sheet

9 a.m.          

Doors Open

10 a.m.:         

A Conversation Over Breakfast

11:15 a.m.:   

Back to the Future WBE & Corporate Exchange Game

1 p.m.          

POP Power Luncheon featuring Keynote Liz Dunn

3 p.m.               

Marketplace Expo

SpeakEasy Business Pitch Coaching

Face-Time Corporate Exchange

4 p.m.            

Closing Reception


The 2015 POP Marketplace is sponsored by Georgia Power Company, ASAP Solutions Group, The Coca-Cola Company, PS Energy Group, WDS, Sonoco, UPS and XIOSS, just to name a few  For more information or to register, visit www.gwbc.bizFor press passes and inquiries, contact Nichole D. Taylor at     #GWBCLIVE.

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SOURCE Greater Women's Business Council (GWBC)