T. Renee’ Smith, Chief Executive Officer of iSuccess Consulting, Inc., helps small to mid-size businesses develop growth, branding, and marketing strategies required to effectively scale their business and compete for and win B2B, corporate, and government contracts.
iSuccess Consulting, Inc. is proud to be in partnership with PPICW, Inc. and Delta Air Lines in developing and launching their formal supplier development program. The purpose of the program is to identify key diverse suppliers that have the capabilities, capital, and fit within the corporate culture to scale their business.
Program components include a customized curriculum, coaching, mentoring, and access to capital to help suppliers scale their business. Our goal is to help each business grow their revenue at an exponential rate while only adding resources at an incremental rate. We streamline processes, empower team members to be more productive and efficient, and leverage technology to remain as lean as possible.
T. Renee has been featured in numerous local and national publications including Entrepreneur, Cosmopolitan, and The Atlanta Tribune.
Past and present clients include Georgia Power, YMCA, Delta Air Lines, Chrysler Corporation, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, State of Georgia, City of Atlanta, GSA, DeKalb County Board of Health, MARTA, and hundreds of emerging and established small businesses.
T. Renee is the best-selling author of The CEO Life: A holistic Blueprint to Scale Your Business and Life. To get your copy please visit www.treneesmith.com. For more information about iSuccess Consulting, Inc. please visit www.isuccessconsulting.com.
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Juanda Magwood-Ware, Regional Sales Coordinator at Aflac. Experienced Regional Sales Coordinator with a demonstrated history of working in the Business to Business Insurance Industry, always looking to connect with others looking to do the same either through an Agent, Coordinator or Broker track.
Skilled in Leadership, Recruiting, Training, Sales, Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Disability Insurance and Cafeteria Plans. Strong sales professional with a Doctor of Law Degree (JD) from Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School.
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About Your Host
Roz Lewis is President & CEO – Greater Women’s Business Council (GWBC®), a regional partner organization of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) and a member of the WBENC Board of Directors.
Previous career roles at Delta Air Lines included Flight Attendant, In-Flight Supervisor and Program Manager, Corporate Supplier Diversity.
During her career she has received numerous awards and accolades. Most notable: Atlanta Business Chronicle’s 2018 Diversity & Inclusion award; 2017 inducted into the WBE Hall of Fame by the American Institute of Diversity and Commerce and 2010 – Women Out Front Award from Georgia Tech University.
She has written and been featured in articles on GWBC® and supplier diversity for Forbes Magazine SE, Minority Business Enterprise, The Atlanta Tribune, WE- USA, Minorities and Women in Business magazines. Her quotes are published in The Girls Guide to Building a Million Dollar Business book by Susan Wilson Solovic and Guide Coaching by Ellen M. Dotts, Monique A. Honaman and Stacy L. Sollenberger. Recently, she appeared on Atlanta Business Chronicle’s BIZ on 11Alive, WXIA to talk about the importance of mentoring for women.
In 2010, Lewis was invited to the White House for Council on Women and Girls Entrepreneur Conference for the announcement of the Small Business Administration (SBA) new Women Owned Small Business Rule approved by Congress. In 2014, she was invited to the White House to participate in sessions on small business priorities and the Affordable Care Act.
Roz Lewis received her BS degree from Florida International University, Miami, FL and has the following training/certifications: Certified Purchasing Managers (CPM); Certified Professional in Supplier Diversity (CPSD), Institute for Supply Management (ISM)of Supplier Diversity and Procurement: Diversity Leadership Academy of Atlanta (DLAA), Negotiations, Supply Management Strategies and Analytical Purchasing.
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The Greater Women’s Business Council (GWBC®) is at the forefront of redefining women business enterprises (WBEs). An increasing focus on supplier diversity means major corporations are viewing our WBEs as innovative, flexible and competitive solutions. The number of women-owned businesses is rising to reflect an increasingly diverse consumer base of women making a majority of buying decision for herself, her family and her business.
GWBC® has partnered with dozens of major companies who are committed to providing a sustainable foundation through our guiding principles to bring education, training and the standardization of national certification to women businesses in Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina.