BBB sets Industrious Women’s Collective virtual event May 18


As the nation forges ahead and climb out of the 2020 economic downturn, women are emerging as leading entrepreneurs, creating an estimated 1,800 new businesses daily.

To give them a competitive edge, the Better Business Bureau Service the Pacific Southwest will hold its second annual Industrious Women’s Collective presented by GoDaddy.

The free virtual event held from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Pacific Standard Time, will discuss effective leadership, how to excel in industries and develop meaningful connections.

The expert panel of speakers includes Susan Brooks of susanlbrooks.com, Denisse Delos Santos and Marissa Sotomayor from the Salt River Project, and Odelia Younge and Sarah Cacicio from Digital Promise.

The keynote address will be delivered by Raisa Lynn from GoDaddy, who will discuss what being a woman entrepreneur means to the greater entrepreneur community.

The Industrious Women’s Collective will serve as the kick-off to the BBB’s 2021 Industrious Women’s Summit, full-day event set for Friday, Aug. 20, geared toward women working in the trades.

Attendees at the Industrious Women’s Collective will have an exclusive chance to win a complimentary ticket to this upcoming summit along with additional gifts.

To register for the collective and view other upcoming events, visit bbb.org.