Women Business Collaborative Announces Speaker Line-Up for Women’s Leadership in Business Forum

The Women Business Collaborative (WBC) announced the speaker line-up for the upcoming “Rethinking and Accelerating Women’s Leadership in Business Forum,” scheduled for Wednesday, May 15.”We are very excited about the dynamic leaders who have agreed to add their voice to our forum,” says Gwen K. Young, CEO of WBC. “Their expertise will showcase the trends, transformations, and innovations in WBC’s work to accelerate women’s leadership in business.”The half-day virtual forum will include three tracks that participants can choose from: Women in STEM; Women in the Workplace; and Corporate Purpose.This year’s Forum speakers include:

  • Michele Ashby CEO, ACE LLCSubha Barry President, SeramountAndrea Bowens-Jones, Ph.D. Director, Corporate Initiatives (Workforce & Affinity Alliances), NCWITJoyce Brocaglia Founder and CEO, Alta Associates & Executive Women’s Forum & BoardSuitedAlexis Dennard Assistant Vice President, Mass Markets Supply Chain, Supplier Diversity & Sustainability, AT&TGabby Everett Director of Business Operations and Strategy + Site Head, BioLabs Pegasus ParkEdie Fraser Chair of Board, Women Business Collaborative (WBC)Margo Georgiadis Co-Founder & CEO, MontaiFelicity Hassan Founding Partner, TheFind, WBC BoardJill Johnson CEO, Institute for Entrepreneurial LeadershipKelly Kolar President & Founder, Kolar DesignSharon Reynolds President/CEO, DevMar Products, WBC BoardAlison Richmond SVP, Marketing Services, ClearEdgeJanna Ronert Founder & Chairwoman of the Board, Image SkincareAndrea Silbert President, Women’s Power Gap/Eos FoundationAndrea Simon Founder and CEO, Simon Associates Management Consultants (SAMC)Khalil Smith Vice President, Inclusion, Diversity, and Engagement, Akamai TechnologiesHeather Spilsbury CEO, 50/50 Women on BoardsRachel Talton CEO, Synergy International Limited, Inc.Laura K. Taylor SVP, WBENC Strategic Financial Services and WBE Engagement, WBENCJolawn Victor Board Director & Advisor, JebbitCid Wilson President and CEO, Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR)Dawnita Wilson Chief Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Officer, WETA/NewsHour ProductionsGwen Young CEO, Women Business Collaborative (WBC)José Zeilstra CEO, Gender Fair, WBC Board

  • The virtual forum is free to attend, registration is required at