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See What Happened at the 2016 Southern Women's Show!

Influential Women in Business Breakfast

The Center for Women will host its Inaugural ‘Influential Women in Business’ event as a breakfast on Friday, September 23, 2016 at the Charleston Area Convention Center in North Charleston from 7:30am – 9:45am in conjunction with the Southern Women’s Show.

Near 70 Community nominations came in for influential individuals within 4 defined categories: Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Advocacy & Rising Star. 

The finalists, in alphabetical order, are as follows:

Angela Mack: Gibbes Museum of Art
Margie Morse: Charleston Promise Neighborhood
Elmire Raven: My Sister's House

Germaine Jenkins: Fresh Future Farm 
Kat Morgan: ChangeAbility Solutions
Carole Swiecicki: Dee Norton Lowcountry Children's Center

Ashley T. Caldwell: The Modern Connection
Barbara Annette Gathers: Tri-County Women's Project
Angel Roberts: Peace Love Hip Hop

Rising Star
Page Bullington: Blackbaud, Inc
Cristina Lopez: MUSC 
Melissa Moore: We Are Family 

Held alongside the kick-off of the very popular Southern Women’s Show, the mission of this event is to bring stories of recognition & inspiration to the men and women attendees. Guests of the event will leave encouraged and empowered by the honorees who have paved the way for the success of others.

Presenting Sponsor: Finkel Law Firm

Tickets start at $40 and can be purchased by phone at (843) 763-7333.
*Sponsorships & full reserved tables are available. Please email for more information. 
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