4th Annual SUCCESS Women’s Conference is expanding to two-day conference
Inspiring, empowering, connecting, recharging
4th Annual SUCCESS Women’s Conference is Sept. 20 and 21 in Biloxi
Popular women’s event expanding to two-day conference
Internationally recognized motivational speaker Lisa Nichols will be the kickstarter keynote speaker for the 4th annual SUCCESS Women’s Conference on Sept. 20 and 21 at the IP Casino Resort & Spa in Biloxi.
Nichols, founder and CEO of Motivating the Masses, Inc., is one of the world’s most-requested motivational speakers, as well as a media personality and corporate CEO whose global platform has reached and served nearly 30 million people. From a struggling single mom on public assistance to a millionaire entrepreneur, her courage and determination have inspired fans worldwide and helped audiences break through to discover their own untapped talents and infinite potential. She is a best-selling author of six books, and her seventh, “Abundance Now,” has been published by HarperCollins.
Keynote speakers for the Friday Luncheon are the Roberts Sisters: Robin Roberts, anchor of ABC’s “Good Morning America”; Sally-Ann Roberts, former anchor at WWL-TV New Orleans; and Dorothy Roberts, owner of Robin’s Nest in the Pass.
The theme for the SUCCESS Women’s Conference is “Going Vertical.” Now in its fourth year, the event has grown to two days and expects to attract 900 attendees this year. More than 50 presenters are slated.
Thursday’s GROW sessions will be hands-on workshops with tracks for entrepreneurs, corporate leaders, non-profit leaders and those who need to re-energize.
The conference is 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday and Friday, with registration beginning at 7:30 a.m. each day. One-day tickets are $99, two-day tickets are $179, VIP Experience tickets are $295 and ELITE VIP Experience tickets are $599 and can be purchased at successconference.info. Special room rates are available at the IP Casino, Resort & Spa and registered attendees can take advantage of 2-for-1 tickets to the Renaissance the Runway fashion experience, held Sept. 20 at the IP Casino.
Tables, expo booths and sponsorships also are available.
SUCCESS is a unique experience designed to inspire, empower, connect and recharge women. It has become the largest conference for professional women in the state. The participants will:
- Hear nationally recognized, forward-leaning speakers and panelists.
- Participate in roundtable discussions, mentoring sessions and breakout sessions.
- Join in recognizing top women influencers in the region during the awards.
- Shop and experience demos in the Beauty Pavilion and Gifted Hands Artisan Pavilion.
- Network and connect with key businesswomen in the market.
One of the highlights of the conference is the presentation of the Top Influencers Awards during the Friday luncheon, where 18 women will be honored and one of them will receive a Lifetime Achievement honor of The Coast’s Most Influential Woman. An up-and-coming power leader will be named a One-To-Watch Influencer.
The conference also will feature morning and afternoon breakout sessions and panel discussions led by other speakers offering expertise on a number of topics:
- “Overcoming Fear and Starting Now”
- “How to Play with the Big Boys”
- “Don’t Let Stress Sabotage Your Career”
- “How to Build a Seven-figure Sales Team”
- “Making it profitable”
- “Developing Win-Win Relationships”
- “Grant Seeking Strategies”
- “Where The Heck is the Exit?”
The conference was founded by Kearn Cherry of PRN Homecare Services and Dorothy Wilson of Gulf Coast Woman magazine, with the help of several others. Founding sponsors are Gulf Coast Woman Magazine and PRN Homecare Services; partnering sponsors, Women’s Resource Center; venue sponsor, IP Casino Resort Spa; other key sponsors: Scarlet Pearl Casino Resort; Lowe’s; Infusionsoft; 3M; Ingalls Shipbuilding; Garden Park Medical Center; Mississippi Department of Marine Resources; Medical Analysis; Sun Herald Multimedia; Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Gulfport; SouthGroup Insurance Services Gulf Coast; Mississippi Power; Hope Hematology Oncology Partners; Gulf Coast Community Federal Credit Union; Intersections Inc.; Robin’s Nest in the Pass; Law Office of Becky Farrell, PLLC; Dale Partners; Coast Electric Power Association; Christy Pickering, CPA, and BEPS.