Fearless & Focused Women in Business Luncheons

The Fearless and Focused Women in Business Luncheon brought to you by the Flagler County Chamber and the Chamber's Professional Women's Council is a networking luncheon dedicated to empowering, inspiring and enlightening women. The luncheon provides guests excellent networking opportunities, while featuring dynamic speakers and fascinating subject matter.

Previously, the Palm Coast Business Assistance Center hosted Fearless & Focused Women in Business luncheons. The Flagler County Chamber of Commerce continues that tradition by bringing impressive speakers to Flagler County. 

October 17, 2018 Luncheon

We are excited to have a great PowHER Panel to talk about the evolution of their leadership positions in typically male-dominated industries:

• Sara Hale, Managing Partner & Co-Founder, Coastal Cloud
• Chelsea Barney Herbert, President, 4Cs Construction
• Cindy Kiel Evans, Co-Owner & Team Leader, Jeff Evans State Farm Agencies Flagler & Volusia Counties

The PowHER panel will share their personal stories, discuss how they came into the industries they serve, and the pitfalls and challenges they may have faced along the way. Cindy Dalecki, owner of Marketing 2 Go will serve as moderator. 

The luncheon will be held October 17, 2018 from 11:30am to 1pm at the Hilton Garden Inn Palm Coast.  

  • Registration for Chamber members is $35 with advance registration.
  • Guests and non-members may attend for $45 with advance registration

To guarantee your seat, you must register by Friday Oct 12, 2018 at 4pm. We will not be accepting walkups.

March 2018 Luncheon

At the first luncheon of 2018, the Chamber invited local women in leadership roles to be part of the new "PowHER Panel Series". Invited participants included:
• Dr. Tanam Ahmed, Florida Hospital Flagler
• Cindy Dalecki, Owner, Marketing 2 Go
• Suzanne Johnston - Flagler County Tax Collector
• Melissa Moore-Stens - Flagler County Judge
• Robin King, President of CareerSource Flagler Volusia

The panel shared experiences, anecdotes and stories about how they've climbed the ladder professionally, the challenges and opportunities they faced as women who lead, and how they achieve work-life balance in their lives.

Press coverage of the March 2018 Fearless & Focused luncheon provided by the Daytona Beach News Journal: http://news-journalonline_com.gm5-lkstage.newscyclecloud.com/news/20180302/flagler-chamber-re-launches-fearless-amp-focused-series


Past Speakers

Pegine (Peg-een) Echevarria headlined the “Fearless & Focused” luncheon May 10. Ms. Echevarria, a motivational, leadership and business speaker, consultant, personal coach and author, is a “Feisty, Fearless, Focused and Fun” speaker who tells it like it is and provides insights that can increase employee engagement, inspire leaders and increase profits. She is CEO of Team Pegine, a think tank, training and consulting, event management firm specializing in leadership, team building, inclusion engagement and situational training. Her company is the third fastest growing privately owned company in North Florida, serving diverse clients all over the world, including the Fortune 100 global corporations, Global 100 direct sales corporations, federal government and the military.

Mary Anne Jacobs, CEO of the Jacksonville, Florida-based Girl Scouts of Gateway Council, joined the Chamber for its luncheon on September 13. A lifelong advocate for children and women, Ms. Jacobs joined the Girl Scouts in 2013 and works to ensure every “girl,” throughout the sixteen county footprint she oversees, has the opportunity to be a Go-getter, Innovator, Risk taker and Leader – all skills acquired through the Girl Scout program. A former telecommunications executive and member of the Governor’s Advisory Council of the Children’s Trust of South Carolina, Ms. Jacobs also served as a board member with Parents Against Child Abuse, Parents Anonymous, Youth Corps and the South Carolina Area Council Boys and Girls Clubs.

For sponsorship opportunities, contact Robbin Wilson at 386-206-0954.





Our Mission: Engaging, promoting and sustaining a thriving business climate in Flagler County.

The Flagler County Chamber of Commerce is a community-based not-for-profit organization serving
and supporting the business community of Flagler County, Florida since 1962.

Flagler County Chamber of Commerce

20 Airport Road, Suite C
Palm Coast, FL 32164
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