Rather than seeing each other as competitors, women entrepreneurs need to collaborate to lift all economic boats. That was the message that Shelley Baur, owner of One Source Associates, delivered recently to the National Association of Women Business Owners’ monthly luncheon meeting.
“Look around this room,” she said. “There are role models and prospective mentors, strategic partnerships waiting to be started.”
Baur’s talk at Chickasaw Country Club preceded the installation of NAWBO Memphis officers for 2013-2014. Those officers include Kim Heathcott of Clarion Security, president; Sherri Henley, Business Over Coffee, secretary; Debbie Hylander, Hylander CPA Firm, treasurer; Donna Burton, AHA Mechanical Contractors, programs/facilities & public policy; Gwen Christensen, Builders’ Floors & Interiors, membership; Diane Dixon, Clark-Dixon Architects, board member at large; and Trinh Johnson, VuCon, board member at large. Read the Full Article in the Commercial Appeal Here.