Impact

May, 2018

Women’s Symposium Keeps Participants Buzzing

The Listen Learn Care Foundation hosted its fourth annual Women’s Symposium in a new venue and with a new theme: “All In: Life Leadership Lessons for the Queen Bee.” The two-day event took place May 3-4, 2018 at Seminole Casino Coconut Creek and featured 12 dynamic speakers, including Listen Learn Care Foundation President Mary Wong, who shared her own “life and leadership lessons.” Other speakers included:

  • Wendi Blum – International Speaker & Published Author
  • Alexa Carlin – Women Empower Expo
  • Anthony Francis – Improv U
  • Stacey Hylen – Business Growth Strategist and Coach
  • Lisa LaJoie – Tapping Into It
  • Jess Ostroff – Don’t Panic Management
  • Karen Pfeffer – Fire Power Seminars
  • Connie Phelan – Fire Power Seminars
  • Mina Shah – Speaker, Strategic Consultant and Founder of the Mina Meetings
  • Kate Volman – Marketing Strategist and On-Air Host

“The Women’s Symposium is a unique opportunity for both personal and professional growth,” said Mary Wong. “We encourage women at any stage of their career and life path to attend. From the young woman just starting off, to the veteran career professional with decades of experience, to the entrepreneur looking for a change, to the woman like myself forced to face new challenges and continue to fly.”

Also during the Symposium, the Foundation presented its inaugural “I Am Your Girl” Awards to three individuals:

  • Leslie Grossman, founder of Stitches by Leslie
  • Dr. Shivani Gupta, founder of Fusionary Formulas
  • Desiree Wood, president of REAL Women in Trucking

To view photos from the Women’s Symposium, visit the Listen Learn Care Foundation’s Facebook page.