Business is great. I absolutely love it! Part of being a good business person is being a part of and contributing to your community.
I am fortunate to be involved in a few great organizations:
North Tampa Chamber of Commerce
I currently serve as the Marketing Director for the North Tampa Chamber of Commerce. We promote businesses and non-profits in the North Tampa area. For more information on the North Tampa Chamber, check out: http://www.NorthTampaChamber.com.
HEC Network is a fun and productive networking organization in the Tampa Bay area that caters to the Hospitality, Entertainment, and Cuisine industries.
RGA provides networking opportunities and promotes local businesses in the Tampa area. For more information on RGA, go to http://www.RGANetwork.net.
Junior Achievement provides in class education on entrepreneurship and financial literacy. I personally benefitted from Junior Achievement when I was in high school. JA made the lessons I learned in Economics come to life. I have taught JA at several different levels, but the past few years has mostly been at the elementary education level. www.JA.org
Women in Networking (WIN)
I am an active member of Women in Networking in the Tampa and surrounding areas. WIN provides education and promotes women owned businesses in the Tampa area. For more information on WIN, check out http://www.wintampabay.net/.
Charity Chics is a networking organization that raises funds and is actively involved in non-profit and community organizations in the Tampa and surrounding areas. For more information on Charity Chics, check out their website at: http://charitychics.com/