Executive Roundtables for Women Business Leaders

New Brand Strategy Company Launches Executive Roundtables for Women Business Leaders; Scholarship available for nonprofit organization of $300,000 annual revenue or less

Manhattan, KS, August 01, 2015 –(PR.com)– Shanna Goodman, a Manhattan area based brand strategist has launched an executive roundtable discussion series for women business leaders, starting September 8, 2015 at the Flint Hills Discovery Center.

The 14-week Executive Roundtable for women in leadership is limited to 20 participants and will meet in person on September 8th, October 13th, November 10th, and December 8th.

The topic of conversation at this fall’s discussion series will be how to tailor small to mid-sized business and nonprofit organization approaches to fundamental challenges when building effective strategy with limited time and money. Whether you’re operating a new business or a nonprofit or have been at it for years, you’ll walk away with a framework for assessing opportunities and channeling your time and money into the most impactful ways to reach a specific market.

Every month the group will meet as peers to discuss trends and opportunities. Between meetings you’ll have the opportunity to gather in an online group to keep the conversations going. Prior to the first meeting, all participants will receive readings and outlines of specific topics we’ll be covering in this discussion series.

Who: Women business leaders, nonprofit officers and leaders

When: In-person discussions will take place 2nd Tuesday mornings of the month September through December from 9-10:30am. Coffee and light breakfast will be provided.

Where: Flint Hills Discovery Center, 315 S. 3rd Street Manhattan, Kansas

One scholarship to attend the series will be awarded to a nonprofit organization in the Manhattan area with an annual budget of $300,000 or less. Email info@ampersandbusiness.com by August 10th with “Nonprofit Scholarship” in the subject line to be considered. The scholarship winner will be announced August 15th.

Learn more about Ampersand Business Solutions and register for the upcoming executive roundtable discussions at www.ampersandbusiness.com.

Media Contact: Shanna Goodman, 785.236.7654, shanna@ampersandbusiness.com

About Shanna Goodman, Brand Strategist & Owner of Ampersand Business Solutions

Shanna Goodman specializes in brand strategy for small to mid-size businesses and nonprofit organizations at a leadership level and is passionate about helping others achieve success.

Her background is in human behavior and communications, and she uses the psychology of decision making to ensure her clients are using the most effective marketing tactics to reach their audience and close the sale.

Shanna has 12 years of experience leading successful marketing initiatives, managing projects and building teams in both non-profit and private business sectors.

In the past she’s worked with corporations such as Coca Cola, PepsiCo, Hy-Vee, Sara Lee and Kellogg’s. She has also managed video production projects throughout the U.S., South Africa and Russia, as well as working on independent films for National Geographic and the History Channel.

Shanna has experience coordinating and managing relationships with news outlets such as The Washington Post, Time Magazine and National Public Radio to promote an innovative physical fitness initiative.

One of Shanna’s favorite projects was managing a joint project for The Century Council and Xavix Exergaming, which involved creating a video game that incorporated positive brand messaging as well as physical activity. The game was later endorsed by Apolo Ohno.

Shanna will be leading the Manhattan Area Chamber of Commerce Workshop 4 Women on Tuesday, August 4th, a popular event that frequently sells out weeks in advance.
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Ampersand Business Solutions
Shanna Goodman
785-236-7654
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www.ampersandbusiness.com