The Latin Business Association
once again proudly presents
The 4th Annual
LBA Minority Women’s Business Conference (MWBC)
“Energy & Technology in the Eyes of Women in Business”
“The Most Important Event on This Date in Southern California!”
Thursday, August 15, 2013
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
The Castaway Restaurant
1250 East Harvard Road
Burbank, CA 91501
Tel: (818) 848-6691
The MWBC, providing women in business the opportunity to connect with the top Women Executives from various energy, telecommunications and technology companies – focuses on how women and minorities in business not only can meet the buyers but also successfully obtain a contract!
The Conference aims to provide a welcoming and supportive business environment for all minority groups, most particularly women. It will feature insightful discussions, panelists comprised of top women executives from major corporations and powerful presentations covering a broad range of topics, in addition to several networking opportunities throughout the day – all designed to empower you, the business entrepreneur!
David V. Cruz
Weekdays, 3-7PM on KTLK AM1150 – A Clear Channel Station
FEATURING KEYNOTE SPEAKER
- Hon. Gwen Moore
GeM Communications Group; Former member California State Assembly
- Ms. Griselda Barajas
Griselda’s World Cafe at the (CA State) Capitol and Griselda’s Catering Services
- Ms. Patricia Pérez
VPE Public Relations
VPE Public Relations Global Network (PRGN)
Former LBA BOD Member
Bio of Patricia Pérez
- Ms. Brenda Quintana
Quintana-Saragosa Public Affairs
LBA Northern California Regional Director and BOD Member
Anita Quiñonez Gabrielian
Ms. Paula Campbell
Director, President’s Office
Southern California Edison
Ms. Susan C. Martinez
Director, Corporate Affairs
PG&E- Pacific Gas and Electric Company
Ms. Felicia L. Hudson
Director- External Affairs
Ms. Mona Pasquil
Office of California Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr.
Bio of Mona Pasquil
Ms. Josefa Salinas
Morning Show Personality & Community Affairs Director
HOT 92.3- A Clear Channel Station
Seminar 1- Successful Women in Business
Hear top women executives from a wide cross-section of industries discuss how they started their careers and went on to become highly-successful, and what they consider the dynamics of their success to be.
Seminar 2: “Tackling the Titans”
Gilbert Buchanan, MA
“The Small Business Paramedic”
Buchanan & Associates
2013 LBA/LBA-Institute Supplier Diversity Boot Camp Training Program
This seminar teaches how to build and present your business value position and capability statement- in a matter of seconds! Learn how to focus upon the organization’s needs, resolve their issues- and save time and money by strategically highlighting the product or service that is germane to the company with which you seek to do business.
Seminar 3: “Successful Women in Energy & Technology”
Learn about the pros and cons of being a woman in energy and technology- from top women in these fields! Hear their own stories about how they made it, and what motivates them to work with energy and technology firms on a daily basis.
The LBA Minority Women’s Business Conference was formed in 2010 to encourage women to engage in fields in which they have traditionally been underepresented – namely Energy and Technology. All are welcome.
This is the time to engage in a full day of the exciting and dynamic world of women in business!
“Welcome to the 4th Annual LBA Minority Women’s Business Conference. The MWBC is an opportunity, in our community, to do business with each other- where we encourage minority- and women-business owners and entrepreneurs to engage in fields in which they are currently underrepresented, and connect them with contracting opportunities.”
Chairman & CEO
Latin Business Association
FREE to LBA Members and Collaborative Partners!
(Requires Active Membership Status, which will be verified at door)
General Admission only $25.00
Admission includes Continental Breakfast, Full Luncheon and access to Exhibits and Networking
To register for the MWBC, download the MWBC Registration Form and fill out completely, including credit card information and return electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org, or print a copy and fax to (213) 628-8519.
The LBA thanks our generous Sponsors
The LBA also thanks the following participating LBA Media Partners for their promotional support:
publisher of the all-new SacLatino Magazine!
The 4th Annual LBA/LBA-Institute Minority Women’s Business Conference is an LBA Signature Event. Read about LBA Member Events, and other LBA Signature Events, including the upcoming 2014 LBA GLOBAL BUSINESS CONFERENCE- Coming in Spring 2014 to the Westin Bonaventure in Los Angeles, CA!