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THRIVE: Lowcountry Women's Conference

Date: Friday, September 29, 2017 • 8:00AM - 4:30PM

Location: Hilton Head Island

Address: Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island, 130 Shipyard Drive, Hilton Head Island, SC

THRIVE: Lowcountry Women's Conference
Welcome Reception: 5 p.m.-8:30p.m. Thursday, September 28
Conference: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Friday, September 29
Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island
Special room rate for Sonesta Guests. Click here for more information.
Early Bird: $89 (through Sept. 1)
Registration: $99
Learn and be inspired with a variety of topics that cover personal and professional growth while engaging with your Lowcountry peers at the first-ever THRIVE: Lowcountry Women’s Conference.
Registration includes a welcome reception from 5-8:30pm, Thursday, September 28 at the Sonesta Resort.
Presented by SCORE and your chamber, the conference will feature a day full of thought-provoking keynote speakers and five break-out sessions with 20 topics to choose from. Join us the evening prior to the conference to network with attendees and speakers!
Speakers include:
·        Niki Scott, Executive Vice President at Suntrust Mortgage, Inc. - "How to Thrive"
·        Heather Srulevich, CFO of Blue Cross-Blue Shield of South Carolina - "How Did I Get Here?"
·        Diana Morrison, Owner of Advertising Specialty Services - "Catching Dreams"
·        Elizabeth Skenes Millen, Founder, Owner and Publisher of Pink and Paisley Magazines, "Learn and Live: How to Keep Your Fire Burning to Achieve Your Dreams"
·        More regional business and health leaders
Breakout sessions include:
·        "Living a Longer, Healthier Life" with Dr. Laura Knobel
·        "The Journey - A Story of Passion" with Shannon Pierce
·        "How to Manage Your Business’ Reputation Using Social Media" with Cynthia Wright
·        "Women and Investing: Own Your Financial Future" with Danielle Jeffcoat
·        "Personality Styles:  Can We All Get Along?  Knowing Your Style Helps!" with Debbie Anderson
·        "Aging Gracefully" with Dr. Audrey Klenke and Jennifer Burks
·        "Beating the Clock - The Confessions of the Former Reigning Queen of Frantic" with Kathy Walters Burnsed
·        "Finding your WHY, Then Taking ACTION" with Julie Maddox
·        "Be a Problem (Ruffles Some Feathers)" with Ree Williams
·        "Make a Statement - Build Your Brand" with Laurie Brown
·        "Fitness IRL (In Real Life!)" with Tara Cooler
·        "Correlation of Age to Investing Strategy" with Janet Williams
·        "Thriving on Plants: Beating the Leading Causes of Death & Disease with Diet" with Carla Golden
·        "Positive Differences" with Shannon Pierce
·        "Adversity: Finding strength as a female when life throws enormous waves your way." with Sandy Johal
·        "Limitless: Overcoming Beliefs That Hold You Back" with Omkari Williams
·        "The Green for your Dream: How to Finance your Business" with Maryann Bastnagel
·        "Build Your Posse" with Diana Morrison
·        "Bringing Your Happy Mojo with You" with Tippy Amick
·        "The Mindset Method: Achieve Your Own Version of a Happy Life" with Jackie Ruka

Thank you to our sponsors:

Thursday Reception Sponsor
CoastalStates Bank

Break Sponsor


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