Georgia United Credit Union Executive Women’s Day is a daylong celebration of the power and accomplishments of women in metro Atlanta. A true day of “corporate dialogue” awaits you as an attendee with opportunities to network and be inspired by one of the most outstanding female keynote speakers in the country. Conducted on Monday, April 9, 2018 starting at the Infinite Energy Forum (formerly Gwinnett Center) and concluding at the historic TPC Sugarloaf, we promise you a beautiful and unique setting to grow both personally and professionally. Sponsorship opportunities are available. Click here to view options or contact us at info@MitsubishiElectricClassic.com or 770-232-7872.
2018 Schedule of Events
10:00am-10:30am Infinite Energy Forum Registration
10:20am-12:00pm Panel Discussion Moderated by Kim Wall- Director of Business & Community Development at Georgia United Credit Union
Wall, serves as the Director of Business and Community Development at Georgia United Credit Union. She was named as the Credit Union’s first marketing director over 30 years ago when she joined the company and was later promoted to Vice President of Marketing.
Terri Jondahl- CEO of CAB Inc. and CAB Worldwide Holdings
Jondahl serves as the Chief Executive Officer of CAB Incorporated and CAB Worldwide Holdings Inc. operations in the U.S., South Africa, China, India, Korea and Vietnam. She is the majority shareholder of CAB, which holds certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise.
Carla Carraway- President of Precision Planning
Carraway is the President of Precision Planning, Inc. a respected Gwinnett County engineering, architectural and surveying firm. Growing up in Gwinnett County, Carraway understands the value of community, engagement and giving back.
Vonda Bledsoe- VP of Service and Sales at Georgia United Credit Union
Bledsoe is the Vice President of Service and Sales at Georgia United Credit Union. She has served in leadership roles with Georgia United in retail banking areas for the past five years.
Darrice Griffin- Deputy Director of Administration at University of Georgia
Griffin was recently named deputy director of administration at the University of Georgia Athletic Association. She has more than 10 years of high-level experience in collegiate sports administration
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12:00pm-1:30pm Lunch and Keynote Speaker Carol Burrell- President and CEO of Northeast Georgia Health Systems
Burrell is the president and CEO of Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS). She has been a part of the senior management team at NGHS for almost two decades, serving as executive vice president and chief operating officer before being named president and CEO in 2011. Burrell’s achievements have been recognized statewide; Georgia Trend magazine consistently places her on their list of the 100 Most Influential Georgians and in 2017, named her Georgia’s Most Respected Business Leader. Locally, the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce presented her with the 2017 Distinguished Citizen Award, and the Gainesville Rotary Club bestowed on her their 2015 Guardian of Ethics Award, which recognizes a member who exemplifies a strong passion for ethics in his or her personal and professional life. Burrell was born and raised in Carl, Ga. She earned her bachelor’s degree in medical technology from Georgia Southern and Emory University and her master’s degree in healthcare administration from Central Michigan University.
Sponsored by Infiniti of Gwinnett
1:30pm-3:30pm Wine Down at TPC Sugarloaf
with Guest Speaker Amanda Wilbanks- Owner & CEO of Southern Baked Pie
Wilbanks is a creative entrepreneur who turned her love for baking homemade pies into a thriving business. The Southern Baked Pie Company opened in 2013 as Buttermilk Pie Co. and currently spans three Georgia locations in Gainesville, Buckhead and Alpharetta. Wilbank’s recipes are also shipped for retail sales and corporate gifts and enjoyed by people across the United States, including celebrities like Kelly Ripa and Nancy Sinatra. Additionally, Southern Baked Pie Company is partnered with Dean & Deluca in New York and California, as well as Café Intermezzo and all Chop Steak Houses. Wilbanks has won several culinary awards and in 2017 was recognized by North Fulton County as a Business Person of Excellence Award Winner. The University of Georgia graduate and her company have been featured in USA Today, Garden & Gun Magazine, Points North Atlanta Magazine and Southern Living Magazine
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