The BOSS Network Hosts “Ladies That Lead: An Evening with Michelle Williams”

Grammy Award-winning Singer and Entrepreneur

Friday, September 9, 2016 — On Tuesday, September 20, 2016, The BOSS Network will host the final tour stop on the “Ladies That Lead Tour: An Evening with Michelle Williams.” This event highlights influential women of color; who can inspire other women by sharing their strategies and journey to success. The event will be held at Harvey B. Gantt Center, 551 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202, from 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. 

Hosted by BOSS Founder Cameka Smith, this event will feature women of color in business who continue to excel in their particular industry, and spotlight Grammy Award-winning Singer and Entrepreneur Michelle Williams. Michelle, a featured speaker, who recently celebrated the launch of her bedding and home-goods line, “Believe at Home.”

The event will feature an honoree presentation to Kelli Fisher and Tana Gilmore, The Matchmaking Duo, of Fisher Gilmore Matchmaking. Attendees can expect an inspiring, educating, and empowering panel conversation featuring:

  • Kimberly Watson, Vice President in Group Insurance Risk Management at Prudential, Inc.
  • Cortney Hicks, Radio Host at V101.9 3P-7P & TV Host Entertainment Contributor Fox 46
  • Cristy Clavijo-Kish, Partner at Hispanicize Media Group & Publisher, Los Tweens & Teens 
  • LaToyia Dennis, Principal Consultant, LaToyia Dennis & Company

Tickets are $69.00 for members and $79.00 for non-members. Prudential Financial Inc. is partnering with The BOSS Network for this occasion, along with The Limited and Sage Summit, with the purpose to inspire and empower more women of color to pursue their business and entrepreneurial goals through learning from other women. Tickets are available at www.LadiesThatLeadTour.com.

Media interviews are available on-site on Tuesday, September 20th in Charlotte, NC.

ABOUT THE BOSS NETWORK

BOSS™ is an acronym for "Bringing Out Successful Sisters," and the Network’s mission is to promote and encourage the small business spirit and career development of women. The BOSS Network is an online community of professional and entrepreneurial women who support each other through conversation, online and event-based networking. To find out more about the BOSS Network, please visit www.TheBOSSNetwork.org. The BOSS Network was named as a Forbes’ “Top 10 Career and Entrepreneurial Website for Women.” With over 50,000 women globally subscribed to the mailing list and active members throughout the United States.

ABOUT MICHELLE WILLIAMS

Technically, of course, the Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter needs no introduction: Member of internationally acclaimed female group Destiny’s Child. Hit-making solo singer in her own right. Stage actress (“Aida,” “The Color Purple, “Chicago,” “Fela!”). Mentor starring on the hit Oxygen network series “Fix My Choir.”  In 2015 Williams had the opportunity to fulfill another dream by launching “Believe at Home”, a bedding and home-goods line available on EVINE Live.