Affiliations, Partnerships, Workshops & Presentations

“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.” 

US Small Business Administration (SBA) of KY

  • Awarded:  2015 Kentucky Home-Based Small Business Advocate of the Year

Commerce Lexington (Chamber of Commerce)

  • Presented @330 Series:  “Its Not You, It’s Your Website – Building an Effective Web Presence” on March 14, 2017 (Lexington KY)
  • Presented to the BOAB Purple group, “Social Media & Content Marketing Strategies” on December 13, 2016 (Lexington KY)
  • Business Owners’ Advisory Board (BOAB) Facilitator -2015 to present
  • Steering Committee Member -2015 to present
  • Member since 2011

Richmond KY Chamber of Commerce

  • Presented to RYPA (Richmond Young Professionals Association) at April 2016 meeting on “Building an Effective Web Presence
  • Marketing Committee Chair – 2014
  • Economic Development Committee Member -2014-15
  • Ambassador from Jan-June 2014
  • Presented “Internet Marketing for the Hospitality Industry” in May 2013
  • Member since 2010

Berea KY Chamber of Commerce

  • Chamber member – 2014-2015
  • Economic Development Committee Member – 2015
  • Host of the Berea Chamber Coffee Networking Meeting – October

Downtown Richmond Association

  • Marketing Committee & Board Member (Secretary) -2013 to 2017
  • Corporate Sponsor -2013 to 2017
  • Chair of Jammin’ on Main event -2015 & 2017
  • Co-Chair of Third Thursday event -2016
  • Co-Chair of Family Fun & Fitness event -2013-14

Women Leading Kentucky

  • Board of Directors – 2016 to present
  • Marketing Committee – 2016 to present
  • Gold Corporate Sponsor – 2013 to present
  • 2018 Leadership Conference speaker introduction for AM & PM Breakout Sessions: “Up Your Networking Game”
  • 2017 Leadership Conference speaker introduction for Breakout Session III: “Peak Performance Managing your Time & Achieving Balance”
  • 2016 Leadership Conference Facilitator for Breakout Session II:  “From Passenger to Pilot: Empowering Women to Work Their Business
  • Event Sponsor for June 2014′s Networking after Hours event
  • Event Sponsor & Exhibitor for September 2014’s Roundtable

Local First! Lexington

  • Board Member (Website Committee) from June 2017 – June 2018
  • Member since December 2016

MBX Madison Business Exchange

  • Presented “Internet Marketing 101” on July 5, 2017 as member guest speaker (Richmond KY)
  • Presented “Content Marketing Basics” on March 29, 2017 as member guest speaker (Richmond KY)
  • Member – January 2017 to January 2018
  • Calendar & Website Manager – early 2017 to May 2018

Ellis Safety Coalition

  • Board Member, Sponsor and Coalition Website Developer – 2016

Small Business Development Center

  • Presented at the 2017 Business Resource Exchange on “Effective Social Media Marketing Strategies” hosted by hosted by Berea Economic Development and MACED on August 24, 2017 (Berea, KY)
  • Presented at the Kaufman FastTrac New Ventures class  on “Promoting your Brand on Social Media” hosted by Berea Economic Development and MACED on April 10, 2017 (Berea, KY)
  • Presented workshop hosted by EKU SBDC and Berea EDC, “Social Media & Content Marketing Strategies” on November 15, 2016 (Berea KY)
  • Presented workshop hosted by EKU SBDC and Berea EDC, “Be Found on Google Searches & Google Map” on October 4, 2016 (Berea KY)
  • Presented workshop hosted by the Bluegrass SBDC & Google during Small Business Week, “Be Found on Google Searches & Google Map” on May 4, 2016 (Lexington KY)
  • Invited as judge on the Commerce Lexington, KY Innovation & SBDC Launchpad Lex Competition pitch campaign for 12 startup companies on November 18, 2015. (Lexington KY)
  • Presented “Effective Website Design” in September 2014 (Lexington KY)

CEDET of EKU

  • Presented “Effective Web Presence & Internet Marketing” Workshop on June 3, 2015
  • Web & Internet Marketing Coaching volunteer, Web & Logo Design Contributor, Sponsor and Judge for the “Richmond 5” contest 2014
  • Participated as speaker in Educational Workshop: “Get your Business Online FREE Event” on June 25, 2013

CEDIK of UK

  • Participated in Local Business Owner Panel discussion with the Leslie County Youth Engagement Leadership Program on October 21, 2014 in

    Berea, KY

Selling to the World Expo on June 9-10, 2016

  • Presented “Building an Effective Web Presence for your Business” workshop and “Individual Web Presence Analysis” class.
  • Location:  Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College, Middlesboro, KY

MACED

  • Presenting at MACED’s Kaufman FastTrac class, “Effective Internet Marketing Strategies for Small Businesses” on October 12, 2017 (webinar)
  • Technical Consultant, 2010 to 2017
  • FastTrac Business Class Volunteer Coach for 2014 & 2015

Individual Businesses’ Team Training & Workshops

  • Presented “Social Media Marketing Strategies on Facebook & Instagram” on May 25, 2018 to The Bluegrass Team (Lexington KY)
  • Presented “Social Media Marketing Strategies” on October 11, 2017 at Benchmark Mortgage (Richmond KY)
  • Presented “Social Media & Content Marketing for Realtors” on August 8, 2017 at Realty World Adams & Associates (Richmond KY)

Habitat for Humanity of Madison Clark Counties

  • Monthly volunteer (Website, Blog, Email Marketing Consultant), 2012-13

NAWBO (National Organization of Women Business Owners)

  • Technology Committee, (Website Setup & Maintenance, Email Marketing) – through August 2014
  • Member & Visionary Corporate Partner, September 2013 to August 2014
  • (The Lexington group closed in 2015)

Business Women's Group of Madison County

  • Communications Chair, Sponsorship Chair & Board Member 2011- June 2016
  • Winner of 2013 Founders’ Award
  • Silver Sponsor for June 2014 Business Connect Event
  • Platinum Sponsor for 2015 & 2016
  • Event Chair for Chocolate Soiree 2015
  • Member from 2011 to June 2016

Guest Speaker

If you’d like us to offer a presentation or workshop topic at your event or for your company/organization, please fill out our contact form.  We will get back to you for more information.

Presentations offered:

  • Its Not You, It’s Your Website – Building an Effective Web Presence
  • Social Media & Content Marketing Strategies
  • Internet Marketing 101
  • Internet Marketing for the Hospitality Industry
  • “Internet Marketing for the Real Estate Industry
  • Content Marketing Basics
  • Effective Social Media Marketing Strategies
  • Promoting your Brand on Social Media
  • “Get Found on Google Search & Maps”
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