Janet Hanson - Founder and former CEO of 85 Broads Unlimited

Widely respected as a leading entrepreneur and investor, Janet is recognized as a unique voice and champion for women globally. Janet is the Founder and former CEO of 85 Broads Unlimited, a global network of women whose founding members worked at 85 Broad Street, Goldman Sachs’ former NYC headquarters. She has been named to Fast Company’s “League of Extraordinary Women”, Forbes’ list of “Women Changing The World”, and Elle Magazine’s 25 Most Inspiring Women to Follow on Twitter.

Dorie Clark - Author and Branding Expert

Dorie Clark is an Adjunct Professor of Business Administration at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business and the author of Reinventing You and Stand Out . A former presidential campaign spokeswoman, she is a frequent contributor to the Harvard Business Review, TIME, and Entrepreneur. Recognized as a “branding expert” by the Associated Press, Inc., and Fortune, Clark is a marketing strategy consultant and speaker for clients including Google, Microsoft, Yale University, Fidelity, and the World Bank.


Donna Cravotta - CEO of Social Sage PR

Donna Cravotta is a Social Visibility Expert, the CEO of Social Sage PR™ and the creator of the Total Social PR System™. She empowers entrepreneurs, small businesses, and teams by teaching them to use Social Media, SEO, and PR as tools to listen, ignite conversations, and foster relationships that result in unforeseen business expansion.

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Kelsey Meyer - Co-Founder of Influence & Co.

Kelsey Meyerey Meyer is the cofounder of Influence & Co. a content marketing firm that specializes in knowledge extraction, content creation and distribution. Influence & Co. was named to Forbes’ 2014 Most Promising Companies In America List, and won the 2014 Empact Award for best Advertising company

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Liz O’Donnell - General Manager, Double Forte Public Relations

With her ability to create highly effective communication programs, and her experience as both a blogger and author, Liz O’Donnell is adept at combining traditional and social media strategies that track to

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Egypt Sherrod - Host of HGTV’s Property Virgins

Egypt Sherrod, Host of HGTV’s Property Virgins has been named “America’s most beloved real estate agent,” with over 13 years as an accomplished Realtor, and host of the forthcoming show Flipping Virgins on HGTV.

Egypt is author of “Keep Calm….It’s Just Real Estate: Your No-­‐Stress Guide To Buying A Home” and CEO of the Atlanta based “Egypt Sherrod Real Estate Group.”

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Geri Stengel - President, Ventureneer & Contributor to Forbes

Geri Stengel is president of Ventureneer a digital media and market research company providing education and training for small businesses. For corporations that want to reach small businesses, Ventureneer provides branded marketing and social media opportunities that generate visibility, thought leadership and brand loyalty.

Stengel demonstrates her expertise in small business by writing for Forbes, Huffington Post, Inc., Women 2.0 among other places as well as speaking.

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Julie Sygiel - Founder and Chief Creative Officer of Dear Kate

Julie Sygiel is the Founder and Chief Creative Officer of Dear Kate, a startup that makes high performance underwear and activewear. Made by women for women, Dear Kate’s mission is to give women the confidence to do anything by equipping them with apparel that’s up for the challenge.