Conference Schedule

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[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_tta_accordion][vc_tta_section title=”Doors Open 8:00″ tab_id=”1525760169390-d9b071f0-345a9fe7-eee0″][vc_column_text]Vendor Marketplace Open: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Breakfast Buffet: 8:30 am – 10:00 am[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Breakout Sessions I 8:30 AM-9:30 AM (Select one of three)” tab_id=”1525919398758-cbedcf89-a3209fe7-eee0″][vc_column_text]

Workshop: Will YOU or YOUR BUSINESS owe the IRS this year?

Workshop:  Instagram Marketing for E-commerce Business

Workshop: Build Your Own Way to A Million Dollar Business with Government Contracting[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Welcome Remarks 9:00 am – 9:50 am – Main Stage” tab_id=”1525760169426-3fb6790f-a80f9fe7-eee0″][vc_column_text]Event Emcee: Shellee Mendes

Opening Remarks:

Monica Cost Personal & Professional Pathfinder

Gail Jackson-BlountMWPC Board President, 2016-2018

Pam Berman MWPC Board President, 2019

Opening Keynote Speaker: Colette Phillips – CEO and President Colette Phillips Communications, Inc[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”VIP Lounge Open 10:00 am – 2:00 pm – Vincent’s VIP Lounge” tab_id=”1544153396768-3c60a652-3ed4″][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Breakout Sessions II 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM (Select one of three)” tab_id=”1525920182944-8267e139-351f9fe7-eee0″][vc_column_text]

Workshop: Tips on Estate Planning and Family Legacy: Present and Future

Workshop: The Power of Entrepreneurship Today

Workshop: Raising the Money: Strategies for Funding Your Early Stage Business[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Mindful Moments 11:10 am – 11:30 pm – Nikhil Paul” tab_id=”1545835638492-6af7c756-5dbc”][vc_column_text]Find Your Calling Mindfulness Dance Break

A 12 minute inspiring Mindfulness based dance workshop that teaches you the 3 lessons to help you awaken your inner calling. Use movement, music and breath to feel centered and ready to tackle the day’s events.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Breakout Sessions III 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM (Select one of three)” tab_id=”1543177528095-330eafcf-62d5″][vc_column_text]

Workshop: How to Remain Relevant in an Ever-changing Job Market

Workshop: Smash The Profitability Barricades

Panel Discussion: Community Over Competition: How to Do Business and Make A Social Impact


  1. Stephanie Voltaire, Entrepreneur & Project Manager at City of Boston  
  2. Theresa Alphonse, Founder and Executive Director of What’s On Your Mind Inc.
  3. Bernadine (Truth) Desanges, Entrepreneur & Founder of Know Your Truths. Speak Your Truths.
  4. Dzidzor Azaglo, Poet-Lyricist & Founder of Black Cotton Club

[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Keynote Luncheon – Main Stage 1:00 PM – 2:15 PM” tab_id=”1525920439614-b1fa9213-62fe9fe7-eee0″][vc_column_text]Invocation

Remarks  by Mass Commission on Status of Women

Remarks by Anna Foster Founder & CEO of A Maven’s World Lifestyle Brand

Maven Awardee 2019: Janelle Woods-McNish, Advocate, Spokesperson, Philanthropist, Author

Maven Awardee 2019: Michelle “Mona” Thompson, Visionary Leader, Senior Pastor, Author,  Founder of R.I.S.E

Afternoon Keynote Speaker – Crystal Haynes, Journalist[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Mindful Moments 2:20 pm – 2:30 pm – Alicia Lucchetti” tab_id=”1545835734062-0a2d20e6-729e”][vc_column_text]

10 minute inspiring mindfulness meditation and reiki break.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Breakout Sessions IV 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM (Select One of three)” tab_id=”1525920691884-392a83d8-741c9fe7-eee0″][vc_column_text]

Workshop – Women and Real Estate

Workshop – How to Maximize Social Media, Including LinkedIn: Utilizing Digital Platforms To Your Advantage

Workshop- Blueprint for Financial Success[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Conference Closes 4:00 PM” tab_id=”1544001304563-b3343027-ce4a”][/vc_tta_section][/vc_tta_accordion][/vc_column][/vc_row]