Training Events

Deb Stull, Financial Consultant, Former VP Finance of United Way of Greenville County, SC.  Deb's experience encompasses budgets, financials, preparation for outside audits and monitoring processes necessary for the fiscal management of private and non-profit organizations.

The demands on small business owners, especially for restaurants has changed dramatically in the wake of the pandemic.  Restaurants are continually faced with many challenges regarding customer expectations, retaining and attracting employees, labor costs, the cost of doing business.  Let us help you navigate through some of these changes.  Hear from an industry expert how to cope with the everchanging hospitality environment.  Our panelists include Drew McLeod, senior consultant in the hospitality industry, and owner of Savour Restaurant in Tallahassee; Attorney Kelly Swartz, Widerman Malek, PL and Kathy Knowles, HR Advisor, Intuitive Strategies.

Kathy Emerson, CPA, CEO, Kathy Emerson, LLC.  Kathy helps business owners know and own their numbers and have processes in place to generate reliable financial information.  She teaches them how to get the reporting needed from their bookkeeper and systems. As an independent accountant, Kathy provides business owners the tools they need to get their financial house in order, understand their accounting and receive regular financial information to make better business decisions.

Join our empowered community of women on Thursday, December 9th from 5:30 - 7:30pm for a much anticipated and belated networking reception. This is rescheduled from our original August 26th IMPACT Summit.   Now that the community COVID-19 cases are down, we are excited to gather together on the beautiful outdoor oceanfront deck at the Crowne Plaza Oceanfront Melbourne.  

We are also celebrating all our clients have accomplished in the last year.  After withstanding great pressure, we have all been transformed into Diamonds!!! Come share your success and celebrate your sisters in business! 

Tickets include food and drink.  Those who registered and paid for the original date in August need not register again. 



Your future financial health depends on what you do now.  When is the best time to tune up your financial plan?  There is no time like the present.  Chari Rigby, Accredited Asset Management Specialist, Raymond James will give us tips and tricks to prepare.