Elizabeth Gordon interviews NAWBO Atlanta Board Members, Corporate Partners, and prominent members.
Andrea G. Borden isÂ Managing Partner, Borden Schmidt Consulting andÂ President, NAWBO Atlanta (National Association of Women Business Owners). Â Â Borden Schmidt helps companies increase revenue through sales consulting and financial consulting services.
Andrea has a proven track record of increasing sales rapidly within a wide range of companies from small private companies to global public corporations such as Robert Half International, Spherion Staffing, Compaq Computer/HP and Ziff-Davis Media.
Founded in 1975, the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) is the voice of Americaâ€™s 10.6 million women-owned businesses and is the only dues-based national organization representing the interests of all women entrepreneurs across all industries.
Laura Stevenson is on theÂ Executive Committee, Board of Directors, NAWBO Atlanta and anÂ Attorney at the Law Office of Laura Stevenson. Â She is also a prominent member ofÂ Georgia Association for Women Lawyers.
Her practice handles:
Commercial Disputes: debt collection
Employment: non-compete agreements, wage/hour
ERISA: welfare benefit plan and pension plan claims, COBRA
Consumer Credit: Truth-In-Lending, Fair Credit Reporting, Fair Debt Collection Practices
Civil Rights: race, age, sex and disability discrimination
Deb Carr is the corporate partner liaison for UPS with NAWBO (National Association of Women Business Owners) andÂ an International Account Manager for UPS. Â Deb provides supply chain management and global logistics solutions for medium and large multi-national organizations.
With more than 15 years of comprehensive experience in supply chain and logistics complemented by a marketing background, Deb is sought after for her business knowledge regarding international shipping and technology efficiencies.
She is known for her exceptional customer relations and logistics skills and works with key decision makers to link UPS solutions to drive strategic corporate goals.
In addition to her professional accomplishments, Deb is a contributing volunteer at a number of professional organizations and was recently voted into Alpha Team Search & Rescue where she works with a team of volunteers and canines to support law enforcement in finding the lost and missing.
Dianne Ogle isÂ a highly skilled leader and consultant andÂ Founder of Business Momentum Group (BMG)Â helping companies grow their businesses by offering a consortium of services:
â€¢ Strategic Business Planning
â€¢ Marketing / Sales/ Public Relations
â€¢ Executive Coaching
â€¢ Business Development/ Project Management
â€¢ Leadership Development
â€¢ Organizational Excellence
â€¢ Launch and Sustainability Expertise
â€¢ Execution Specialist
â€¢ Non Profit Excellence
She also has been growing professional women CEO and Câ€Level women peer group organizations, to assist companies in growing and developing their organizations from the inside out.