Upcoming SEEN Programs 

 Thursday, October 10, 2019

 "Keeping Healthy: Your health is your greatest wealth

presented by Vicki Tichenor, a Certified Health, Wellness and Life Coach

The South East Express Network of the American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) is pleased to have Vicki Tichenor, a Certified Health, Wellness and Life Coach, as the featured speaker at the Thursday, October 10, 2019, meeting.

As we enter into one of the busiest times of the year, it's crucial to be good to your body and stay healthy.Her passion is to help people live the life they REALLY want to live by laser coaching them one on one to be the very best version of themselves, physically, mentally and spiritually. Her motto is: Take care of yourself now, don’t wait until you have a problem. Your health is your greatest wealth!

The South East Express Network (SEEN) of the American Business Women's Association (ABWA) seeks to bring together businesswomen of diverse occupations and to provide opportunities for them to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally through leadership, education, networking support and national recognition. Join us for this business lunch to network and grow your business.



Past SEEN Programs 

 Thursday, September 12, 2019

 "How To Use Hashtags Effectively" 

presented by Sarah Beaton, Founder of Business Impressions


The South East Express Network of the American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) is pleased to have Sarah Beaton, founder of Business Impressions, as the featured speaker at the Thursday, September 12, 2019, meeting.

Sarah is a social media consultant with a passion for helping your business grow and use social media effectively. Her topic for this meeting is "How to Use Hashtags Effectively." Her heart is to see companies explain their message and events effectively to the community. 

Sarah was born in South Africa and has lived in the United States most her life. She graduated from Texas Tech in December 2014 and is a proud Red Raider. She is a dreamer, go-getter and a forthright person who knows what she wants and strives to achieve her dreams.


Thursday, August 8, 2019

"Marketing Strategies You Can Start Today" 

presented by Linda A. Schaible with HC Media Group

Linda Schaible is a speaker and educator for entrepreneurs and businesses, with a focus on creating actionable plans and garnering meaningful results.  Practical marketing and finding solutions are her specialty.  Teaching others how to do the same is her passion.

She possesses over two decades of marketing and strategic product development experience with an emphasis on ROI and results-oriented marketing campaigns.  For the past several years, she has specialized in developing and leading initiatives to harness maximum marketing potential by implementing unique cross-platform solutions that include print, mobile, broadcast, social and interactive media.

Before joining Hearst, in addition to owning her own market research and marketing consulting firm, she held leadership positions at Fortune 500 companies including A.C. Nielsen, an internationally recognized marketing research firm, and Emerson Electric in their product development division.

With a unique ability to tie technology and creative solutions, she led the digital product development efforts at Tribune as the Vice President of Product Development and Advertising Services.  During her tenure here, her leadership produced numerous award-winning digital products, including Advertising Age’s “Best Location-Specific iPhone App”.  Other awards include Tribune Interactive Innovator of the Year, and two “Marketing Campaign Creative Awards” from International Management and Marketing Associates (IMMA).

Her corporate background and experience as the owner of a SongChops.com, a nationally recognized, web-based songwriting education platform, gives her insight into the needs of small and mid-sized businesses working to create marketing messaging to consumers in a highly competitive environment.  

Linda is an alumnus of the University of New Orleans, where she played tennis on a full scholarship, graduating with a Bachelor of Science in marketing and market research.  She is a former board member for the Entertainment Business program at Full Sail University, and a current board member of the Greater Houston Women’s Chamber of Commerce.

 Thursday, July 11, 2019

"Speed Networking: Welcoming Our New Board and Connecting" 

 Thursday, June 13, 2019

"How To Be The Glue That Holds It All Together" 

presented by Amanda Huff LaChapelle, Owner of LaRegenera


 Thursday, May 9, 2019

"Four Ingredients = A Recipe of Branding Success" 

presented by Marsha Lynn Hudson, Social Media Coach


 Thursday, April 11, 2019

"ABWA Is More Than A Monthly Meeting" 

presented by Ann Strouhal, MBA, PHR, SHRM-CP, Strouhal & Associates, LLC


 Thursday, March 14, 2019

"Get Up and Speak: The 7 P's to Effective Presentations" 

  presented by Jeff Klein - Speaker, Trainer, Author


 Thursday, February 14, 2019

"To Be Your Best, You Have to Put Yourself FIRST!" 

presented by Susan Luna, Luna Light MFR Center



 Thursday, January 10, 2019

"7 Deadly Sins of Sales" 

presented by Leigh Brown, Realtor, CEO, Best Selling Author



 Thursday, October 18, 2018

"What Does It Mean To Succeed, and How Do We Measure It?" 

presented by Kasandra Vitacca-Mitchell


 Thursday, November 8, 2018

"How to Make a Great First Impression" 

presented by Christian Graffagnino, Infinite Image Consulting