• Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 11:30am1:30pm

    Did you know that companies with women on their boards perform better than those with all-male boards? People generally are surprised to learn how few corporate board seats are held by women – the national average is 16%.

    Betsy Berkhemer-Credaire was recently named CEO of 2020 Women on Boards, a national nonprofit whose mission is to achieve at least 20% women directors on all boards by the year 2020. On July 12, she’ll talk about the value of gender diversity on corporate boards and board positions as strategic to career and leadership development and civic engagement.

  • Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 11:30am1:30pm

    In our ever-developing technological world, it has become imperative that in cities across the country, especially one that operates as intricately as Los Angeles, technology is working effectively to better communicate with citizens, while also innovating transportation, public safety, and economic development. Who’s at the head of this important job? Jeanne Holm, Senior Technology Advisor to Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and Deputy Chief Information Officer.



  • Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 5:00pm6:00pm

    Aristotle once said, “We are what we repeatedly do. EXCELLENCE, then, is not an act but a habit.” If that’s true, then EXCELLENCE is not just an act of DOing but it's also a state of BEing.

    In this energetic and thought-provoking presentation, you will be provided tools that will help you create success through EXCELLENCE in all areas of your life.

    With confidence and grace, you will gain the following insights:

  • Sunday, September 23, 2018 (All day)Tuesday, September 25, 2018 (All day)


    The Davenport Grand, Autograph Collection

    Spokane, Washington

    September 23-25, 2018


    Early Bird Savings until June 30th
    Save up to $100 when you register today!



  • Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 5:00pm6:00pm

    What happens when someone asks you, “So… what you do?”

    You may start frantically thinking you need to explain how your business works, your approach and specialty, create interest in the person you’re speaking with AND communicate your value so they’re willing to pay you what you’re worth. (or maybe you just freeze up!) 

    That’s a LOT of pressure… but there IS a better way. What if you could communicate the value of what you do quickly, concisely and confidently?

    In this workshop-style presentation, participants will:

  • Friday, October 19, 2018 - 7:30am4:30pm