This was an enormous opportunity to empower other women with business knowledge to help advance their businesses and their professional lives
Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 27, 2007
Global Advertising 1st (GA1) is pleased to announce, Jacquannette Lewis' participation in this year's Office Depot 2007 Success Strategies for Businesswomen Conference. Held in Orlando, FL; Dallas, TX; Orange County, CA; Chicago, IL; Washington, DC; and Philadelphia, the conference is recognized as one of the nation's most prominent events for women business owners and corporate female professionals.
As COO of GA1, a full-service minority owned advertising agency, Ms. Lewis was invited to speak at the Philadelphia conference - Branding Yourself for Unstoppable Success held on April, 25 2007. Ms. Lewis spoke on the Proven Strategies for Growing your Business Panel, which was moderated by Dr. Sharon Hadary, Executive Director for Women's Business Research, the premier research institute for women business owners and their enterprises. The goal of the panel was to provide women with first hand information from women business owners on how to set up, grow and effectively manage their own businesses. "This was an enormous opportunity to empower other women with business knowledge to help advance their businesses and their professional lives," said Ms. Lewis. "It is important that women business owners provide support, encouragement and practical advice to other women business owners to help make their businesses more successful." "My goal is to participate on other panels in the future to continue to inform and help women build their businesses, thereby contributing to their independence and quality of life."
Featured keynote speakers included: Cynthia Kersey, performance and productivity expert and best-selling author of Unstoppable, which launched the theme of the conference; Sandra Yancey, award winning international business owner and author of Relationship Networking: The Art of Turning Contacts into Connections; Susan RoAne, author of best-selling books How to Work a Room and What Do I Say Next?; and George Fraser, a successful business owner and author of critically acclaimed The Complete Guide to Effective Networking.
Global Advertising 1st (GA1) is a full-service multicultural marketing solutions firm. Specializing in providing Fortune 1000 clients, advertising and government agencies integrated marketing solutions, GA1 has created and implemented innovative campaigns utilizing radio, television, print, the Internet and new media for the US Department of Housing and Urban Development, Gillette, Dodge, Jeep and more. GA1 is certified by the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) for Advertising & Integrated Marketing Solutions (AIMS)--Schedule 541 and 8(a) certified by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) as a qualified minority-owned business for government media placement. GA1 has also received minority business certifications from the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program, the Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) program, the Local Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (LDBE) program with the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority, National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC). For more information, please visit GA1's website at http://www.globalad1.com.
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