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    Walker’s Legacy to honor 15 Atlanta businesswomen as part national awards programming


    Walker’s Legacy, a global platform for the professional and entrepreneurial multicultural woman, is proud to announce the recipients of its annual Power Awards. The Walker’s Legacy Power Awards program is part of a national effort by the organization to recognize the achievements of notable business and community leaders.  In total,  Walker’s Legacy honors 150 women through its local #WLPower15 awards which take place in the organization’s 10-city footprint.

    The recognition celebrates multicultural women who thrive in an array of industries including social entrepreneurship, business, technology, media, and real estate among others.

    Below are the 2018 Atlanta #WLPower15 honorees:

    Angela D. Avery

    Vice President, Public Finance, IFS Securities

    Kesha Williams

    Software Engineering Manager

    Clorissa Wright

    Owner, Synergy PR Services

    Lashonda Council Rogers

    Founder, The Law Office of
    Council & Associates

    Daphne Jordan

    Owner, Packing Pretty Firearms, LLC

    Lynita Mitchell Blackwell

    Founder, Leading Through Living and Owner, BOLD Favor Media Group

    Dr. LaKeysha Hallmon

    CEO & Founder, The Village Market ATL, LLC

    Nakaiya Turk

    Host, Kandid Kaiya

    Erica Wilson

    Managing Attorney & Founder, The Law Office of Erica Wilson, LLC

    Quiana Corde’

    Founder, Barazzo Bags

    Tamla Oates-Forney

    Founder, TOFi International

    Sheri Riley

    Empowerment Speaker, Lie Strategist, Author, Exponential Living

    Trellis Usher

    CEO, T.R. Ellis Group, LLC

    Tera Carissa Hodges

    Founder, LR Global Media Group


    Honorees will be recognized at a private awards dinner in Atlanta on November 15, 2018.


    Past national Walker’s Legacy Power Award recipients include Keisha Lance Bottoms, Mayor of the City of Atlanta, GA; Latanya Mapp Frett, Executive Director of Planned Parenthood Global; Tiffany Smith-Anoa’i, Executive Vice President of Entertainment Diversity, Inclusion, and Communications at CBS Entertainment; and Miko Branch, co-founder of Miss Jessie’s, among other notable honorees.

    For more information on Walker’s Legacy and the national recipients of the 2018 Power Awards, please visit www.walkerslegacy.com.

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    About Walker’s Legacy: Walker’s Legacy is a global platform for the professional and entrepreneurial multicultural woman. We exist to inspire, equip, and engage through thought-provoking content, educational programming, and a global community.
    About the Walker’s Legacy 2018 Power 15 Awards: The Walker’s Legacy Power 15 Awards is a national effort by the organization to recognize the achievements of notable business and community leaders.  In partnership with the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) and AARP, this recognition celebrates multicultural women who thrive in an array of industries including social entrepreneurship, business, technology, media, and real estate among others.

     

    Walker's Legacy

    Walker's Legacy

    Walker’s Legacy is a digital platform for the professional and entrepreneurial multicultural woman and exists to inspire, equip, and engage through thought-provoking content, educational programming, and a global community.

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