March 18 – 20, 2019

The Westin Hilton Head
Island Resort & Spa

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Hybrid

On-Site – Embassy Suites Uptown, Charlotte, NC

At Home – LIVE Streaming

When.

March 22-23, 2022

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Iconic. Presence. Power.

Top Women in Leadership, Class of 2022 nominations

Today’s women leaders are Game Changers. They take charge of their careers and take charge of their futures. These women have made their mark in business and are exceptionally strong role models of what a woman can do. Giving recognition to these deserving women will inspire future generations. The award, Career Mastered: Women’s Leadership in Action, celebrates history by taking a look inside of successful women’s careers, to enhance the process of women inspiring and encouraging one another. Women who have mastered their careers reveal exceptional stories and provide an expansive vision about women’s success.

A Business Diversity Summit of Talent and Leadership

Join us for Career Mastered 8th year of celebrating the power of women.  The 2022 Leadership Business Diversity Summit & Awards is an event not just for women, but for everyone who wants to champion the advancement of women.

 

A can’t-miss event filled with inspiration, education and celebration. As an attendee, you will strengthen your leadership skills, build a sense of empowerment and expand your network at this premier gathering. You’ll be inspired and gain invaluable knowledge that can positively influence you and your organization to benefit you throughout your professional journey.

 

Featuring prominent keynote presentations by distinguished alumni honorees, thought leaders, firebrands, and executives, this immersive event is sure to motivate you no matter what industry you’re in or where you are on your career path. 

 

The Career Mastered Leadership Diversity Summit & Awards is a transformative experience designed to inspire action. In the on-site or Live stream (hybrid) interactive one and half days, you can gain the inspiration and skills to aspire higher and learn ways to advance your growth as a leader. 

ICONIC SPEAKER AND HONOREE LINE-UP

Presenting some of the distinguished alumni honorees, thought leaders, firebrands and executives who will be speaking and/ or honored at this event.

 

Note: Speakers Could Change Due To Covid -19

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Jasmine Crowe

CEO/ Founder
Goodr

TatiAmare
Tati Amari

Emmy Award Nominee/ News Anchor/ TV Personality/ Producer
Host/ Anchor, “LIVE IN THE D”, Local 4 News/ ClickOn Detroit

Jody Trierweiler, Personal Trainer, Speaker
Jody Trielweiler

TV Host, Fitness Expert, Trainer, Mom, Jesus Freak
Jody’s Fit Life

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Joy  D. Calloway

Interim CEO
Planned Parenthood of Greater New York

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Supriya Jha

Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer
SAP

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Dr. Sabrina Jackson

Co-Owner, Keynote Speaker, Master Trainer, TV/Radio Personality, Life Coach
Essential Colors

Vanessa-Tyler
Dr. Vanessa Tyler

Emmy Award-Winning TV Anchor and Reporter
Founder, VT\ TV Productions, NY

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Cortney Hicks

Media Personality, Anchor, TV & Radio Host

Carlos Cubia
Carlos Cubia

Diversity and Inclusion Executive
Senior Vice President & Global Chief Diversity Officer, Walgreens Boot Alliance

Senior Vice President, Chief Corporate Social Responsibility Officer at Fifth Third Bank
Stefanie Steward Young

Senior Vice President, Chief Corporate Social Responsibility Officer
Fifth Third Bank

Simon Boag CEO Inwell Venture Capital
Simon Boag

Venture Capital Executive
CTO, Kensington Capital Acquisition Corp. (KCAC)

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Jada Grandy Mock

Financial Services Executive
Senior Vice President/ Chief Corporate Community Economic Development Officer, Fifth Third Bank

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Albania Rosario

CEO/Founder
Fashion Designers of Latin America (FDLA)

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Sevetri Wilson

Serial Entrepreneur, Tech Founder, Wealth Creator
CEO/Founder, Resila

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KeyAnna Schmiedl

Global Head, Culture & Inclusion
Wayfair

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Sharon Gaber

Chancellor
University of North Carolina at Charlotte

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Venita Fields

Partner of Pelham S2K
Pelham S2K Investment Committee

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Erica Bolden

Head of Diversity, Inclusion & Equity Engagement
 Mercedes-Benz USA

And many more…

PREPARE TO ENGAGE!

You will strengthen your leadership skills, build a sense of empowerment, engage with key resources, and expand your network at this premier gathering.

 

You’ll be inspired to engage and gain invaluable knowledge that can positively influence you and your organization to benefit you throughout your professional journey.

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2022 EVENT TIMELINE

March 22nd & 23rd 

Don’t Miss Out on the PINK CARPET Excitement

Tuesday

March 22nd

 

Starting at 1 pm EST

  • Pre-Conference

    • Opening General Session
    • Inside Career Success Live Talk Show
    • Engagement Experience Center includes supplier diversity, venture capitalist, SBA, Banking, Careers (on-site and virtual) by appointment
    • Coaches: Career Coach, Business Start-Up, Image/ Makeup, Social-Media, and Presence/Style Coach, Professional Photos Corner (On-Site only) by appointment
    • Career Mastered Café
    • Iconic, Presence, and Power Development Tracks 
    • Career Mastered Signature Pink Gallery Reception including hors d’oeuvres and cocktails and Career Mastered Women’s History Leadership Awards ™ 

    5:30 pm EST

    • Career Mastered Fireside Chat 
    • Women’s History Leadership Awards ™ (pre-recorded)

Wednesday

March 23rd

 

8 am- 4 pm EST

  • Pre-Conference

  • Iconic. Presence, Power Day

    • Command Your Day
    • Continental Breakfast and Lunch
    • Opening General Session
    • Keynote Address
    • Key Resource Table Talks
    • Career Mastered Diversity Impact Awards (pre-recorded)
    • Immersive Panel Sessions
    • Closing Session/Afterglow

March 22nd & 23rd 

Livestream

  • Pre-Conference

      • Only select sessions will be livestreamed from our in-person venue through our Summit portal
      • Special Coaching Sessions: Career Coach, Business Start-Up, Image/ Makeup, Social Media, and Presence/Style Coach, Professional Photos (By Appointment)

Featuring Immersive Sessions & Keynotes Like

 

Positive Impact: Closing the Women’s Wealth Gap

Proximity is Power: Your Executive Presence

Addressing DEI: Going Beyond The Talk

You're Worth it: Creating Possibilities For the Future

Keys to Negotiating a Successful Supplier Diversity Contract

Pandemic Lessons: The Great Resignation

Intentionally Spilling the Tea on Venture Funding & Financial Capital

And so much more!

DON’T MISS THE CAREER MASTERED CAFÉ AND THE ENGAGEMENT EXPERIENCE APPOINTMENT CENTER

Why should I attend?

Continued leadership Development opportunities with high powered women leaders in more than 20 industries and disciplines.

Networking with firebrands, thought-leadership women who have demonstrated abilities to lead

Attend seminars that will advance and enhance your career

Network with corporate partners and organizations looking for talent

Expand your peer-to-peer network

Dialogue and discuss important issues to women in the marketplace

Learn more about Career Mastered Women's Leadership Network and Excel Village STEM-FAB Girls Programs

“It’s a powerful time to be a woman! Today’s women leaders are Game Changers. They take charge of their careers and take charge of their futures. These women have made their mark in business and are exceptionally strong role models of what a woman can do. Giving recognition to these deserving women will inspire future generations.”

— Dr. Lisa J. Lindsay Wicker

Convince Your Company’s Leadership

Send a Delegation

Send your Women’s Affinity/Employee Resource Group (ERG) or a delegation of high potential women to Career Mastered 2022 Leadership Diversity Summit and Leadership Awards. The Advancing Women’s Leadership seminar discussions and speakers are a great return on your investment.

 

Research shows that companies in the U.S. spend an average $4.5 billion on training and development programs to accelerate employee engagement, innovation and long-term company growth. At Career Mastered 2022 Women’s Leadership Business Diversity Summit, we believe both the company and employees reap the benefits, including increased job satisfaction levels, internal promotion opportunities and better retention. It takes great leaders to recognize and support women’s leadership advancement and development. We encourage you to attend and to identify other employees to attend the 2022 Career Mastered Summit & Leadership Awards.

Identify The Right Employees

Let us help you identify the right employees to increase the return on investment for your corporation.

 

Career Mastered women leaders are game-changers who take charge of their careers and who work to support other women while giving back to the next generation of youth. These women are in the arena each and every day making a difference to lead compelling careers. These women represent diversity and inclusion across industry and disciplines and are or have the potential to be leading entrepreneur disrupters or the corporate leaders of companies driving the business mission forward. They have or aspire to demonstrate the Career Mastered attributes of Iconic. Presence. Power. They are lifters of others and have risen or have the potential to rise as game-changing leaders. They work to use their capacity to the fullest.

 

Identify:

  • At least 1 senior leader who has the ability to drive change influence leadership behaviors to champion womens career advancement.
  • A member across every major department in your organization (i.e. Engineering HR, Marketing, Finance, IT, Operations, Manufacturing etc.)
  • A mix of diverse women across various levels of the organization.

 

Entrepreneurial Delegation
Bring your team and contact another female Entrepreneur and invite her to bring her team. Come together as a delegation of Entrepreneurs who support and empower each other.

 

Professional Organization Delegation
Assemble a delegation of your professional organizations’ members and or leaders to attend (i.e. women’s leadership associations, MBA, Real Estate Associations, Executive leadership associations)

Why you should Attend

Why You Should Attend

Continued leadership Development opportunities with high powered women leaders in more than 20 industries and disciplines. 

 

”Its a powerful time to be a woman! Todays women leaders are Game Changers. They take charge of their careers and take charge of their futures. These women have made their mark in business and are exceptionally strong role models of what a woman can do. Giving recognition to these deserving women will inspire future generations. — Dr. Lisa Lindsay Wicker

 

This is a time to remember the perseverance and courage women have shown in pursuit of equality. Progress has been slow. This slow progress is why we must encourage more women to become leader whether in government, media, higher education, technology, sports, or the arts and continue the fight for women’s advancement. 

 

Benefits:

  • Networking with firebrands, thought-leadership women who have demonstrated abilities to lead
  • Attend seminars that will advance and enhance your career
  • Network with corporate partners and organizations looking for talent
  • Expand your peer-to-peer network
  • Dialogue and discuss important issues to women in the marketplace
  • Learn more about Career Mastered Women’s Leadership Network and Excel Village STEM-FAB Girls Programs

Partnering with Career Mastered

Who should Partner with Career Mastered Women’s Leadership in Action?

  • Companies that value diversity and the inclusion of women leaders.
  • Companies who would like to reach professional women to promote their brand, product, or corporate initiative.
  • Companies that support womens economic growth.
  • Companies that want to reach global markets through the power of the Career Mastered Womens Collaborative Leadership Networks (CMWLN).
  • Companies that support communities where they serve and do business.
  • Companies that get it!
  • Companies that want to experience the Career Mastered brand of events while propelling their brands.

MEET THE ORGANIZATION’S FOUNDER,

DR. LISA LINDSAY WICKER

is an internationally recognized thought leader, human resources and career strategist.  A former Fortune 50 Executive, she is an entrepreneur, author, speaker, wife, mother and friend.With her dynamic approach to life and her signature style, she connects people across the world and finds her mission to be that of helping others to get the most out of their work lives and companies to create value.

Dr. Wicker has earned the reputation as a sought-after expert in the field of HR, change management, learning, and career development.  She was voted “Ace Recruiter” and “One of the Most Successful Businesswomen in Detroit” by The Detroit News. A 2017 Lace Award Nominee, she has been dubbed a “trailblazer” by the Michigan Chronicle, recognized as one of Charlotte’s Top 50 Most Influential, “America’s Top 100 Executives” by UPTOWN Professional Magazine, and Black Enterprise Magazine’s “Top Executives in Diversity.”

She is the founder of Linwick & Associates, LLC, a human resources firm with Offices in Detroit and Charlotte. She also founded the Premier Career Mastered Women’s History Leadership in Action Awards and Diversity Business Summit, which has made advancing women’s leadership actionable.  Each year, the event connects women’s empowerment champions. Honorees and speakers have included retired Astronaunt Joan Higginbotham, U.S. Congresswoman Alma Adams, U.S. Congresswoman, Brenda Lawrence, Former Mayor Jennifer Roberts, Bank of America’s Chief Global Operations and Technology Officer Cathy Bessant, Hornets/Spectrum Entertainment’s Donna Julian, CIAA Commissioner Jacqui McWilliams, NBC/MSNBC Rashida Jones, Reknown Cancer Surgeon Lisa Newman, Chief Marketing Officer Ally Financial Andrea Brimmer, WXYZ Anchor Diana Lewis, Chairman and CEO Weight Watchers Florine Mark.

She publishes Career Mastered Magazine, leads Career Mastered “I Am Her’ Campus Tours and Career Mastered Women’s Leadership Global Network with the goal of connecting 5 Millon women by 2025. Additionally, she founded Excel Village Youth STEM-FAB (c) Mentoring Programs to pave the way for the next generation of girls.

This Summit is for High Achieving Women Leaders and Business Executives.

Prepare to Engage and be Inspired by our extraordinary lineup of executives and leaders.  You will be compelled to set your goals and take action for business growth and career growth in 2022 and beyond!

Join the conversation to celebrate the achievement of women with other female professionals.  Join us on-site or LIVESTREAM to engage with some of today’s most successful business influencers and corporate business leaders.

You can be at the center of it all by registering now.

Here’s Why This Summit Is For You…

Career Mastered Virtual Summit

You value diversity and the inclusion of women leaders.

You want to invest in yourself.

You believe in the power of networking and career growth.

You want to connect with some of today's most successful business influencers.

You want to gain access to corporate and entrepreneur movers and shakers.

You want to gain access to key resources.

You want to celebrate the achievement of women with other female professionals.

You want to hear speakers and leaders who can share their expertise.

You want to reach global markets through the power of the Career Mastered Women’s Collaborative Leadership Networks (CMWLN).

Want to attend this Dynamic event in-person?

Open to VIP ticket holders only. Limited number available .

One and a half full days of in-person learning and networking

Entrance to ALL Sessions and Networking during the Event

Participate in round table discussion

Swag bag

Subscription to Career Mastered Magazine

Discounted Room Rate at the Beautiful Uptown Charlotte Embassy Suites by Hilton Honors

Opportunity to receive in person 1:1 key resources and connections with venture capitalists and supply diversity.

Access to the Career Mastered Boutique

Receive a special autographed copy of Dr. Lisa Wicker's new book

Attend a live episode of Inside Career Success Show

Opportunity to win a 1:1 masterclass session with Dr. Lisa Wicker

Over $1997 in Value…

ONLY $299.95!

 

Early Bird pricing

Want to attend the virtual live stream?

Access to selected sessions of the Summit

Access to sponsors, partners, and vendors at the virtual experience center

Opportunity to view the reception

Opportunity to hear from a panel of discussions

Virtual Photobooth

ONLY $59.99!

Early Bird pricing

As a ticket holder, you’re also invited to the Excel Village Charity Auction

Excel Village provides mentoring and scholarships to girls in grades 5th-12th.  We work with schools to create winning and exciting futures in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, Finance, Arts and Business (STEM-FAB) careers.

The Pre-Auction runs from January 1st to February 28th!

Thank You Title Sponsor

Thank You Presenting Sponsors

Thank You Gold Sponsors

Thank You Bronze Sponsor

Thank You Women’s Association Sponsor

Thank You Past Sponsors & Community Partners

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