NashvilleBusiness.Net 100 Leading Women 2018: Alicia Dawson

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading Women Alicia Dawson As founder of AD Event Productions, Alicia has an eye for style and a thoughtful awareness for the finishing touches. An Alabama native, Alicia moved to Nashville from Huntsville, Alabama in 2013. After attending college at Athens State University, she pursued a career in sales and marketing for over 10 years. Her natural talent for planning and hosting events became her signature so it was a no-brainer to launch an event planning business. Her party planning career started with her children's birthday parties and have now launched into planning extravagant private parties and events. She takes what’s in a client’s mind and brings it [...]

WilliamsonBusiness.Net 100 Leading Women 2018: Dr. Alicia Spencer Barker

Click Here To Listen Williamson Business 100 Leading Women Dr Alicia Spencer Barker Alicia Barker is a Doctor of Audiology at the Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center, in Franklin. She is coordinator of services for the Williamson County clinic and has been affiliated with Vanderbilt since 1998. As a mother of two school-aged children, the PTO was the perfect place for Barker to focus her service-oriented personality. Moving through the PTO ranks to chairperson, the next logical step for her was to run for a position on the Franklin Special School District board of education. She was elected to the board in August of 2012. During the tenure of her board service, she has found particular [...]

NashvilleBusiness.Net 100 Leading Women 2018: Jennifer Renshaw

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading Women Jennifer Renshaw Jennifer Renshaw has worked in the healthcare marketing world for 8 years, focused in the healthcare tech space and experienced in digital marketing, branding, CRM / marketing automation, workflow efficiency, and leadership. As a seasoned marketing director and self-proclaimed data nerd, she is passionate about enjoying her job, serving the community, and advancing healthcare through technology innovation. Outside the office, Jen is involved in the Nashville chapter of the American Marketing Association, Young Leaders Council, and Ronald McDonald House and was a Nashville Emerging Leaders Award finalist in marketing. She holds a degree from Saint Louis University in marketing and international business, with a [...]

NashvilleBusiness.Net 100 Leading Women 2018: Paula Michelle Farmer

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading Women Paula Michelle Farmer Paula Michelle Farmer, is a native Tennessean. She received an Associates Degree from Nashville State Community College where she studied computer technology. She went on to obtain a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Trevecca Nazarene University with a degree in Human Resources, as well as a Master of Organizational Management, as well. Paula received many certifications. She studied at the Covey Leadership Institute and Tyson McGhee Airforce Base, and has a Black Belt in Six Sigma. In 2011, Paula launched pmfaith Consulting, Incorporated and has helped thousands to implement stronger policies, embrace and cultivate change, build stronger leadership, embrace diversity, and develop people. [...]

NashvilleBusiness.Net 100 Leading Women 2018: Paula Milam

Managing Partner & Chief Strategist, TruStar Marketing An innovative thinker, Paula attracts the best talent nationwide and strategically builds innovative, productive teams unlimited by geographic or brick-and-mortar boundaries. Paula’s unique approach fuses the art of the brand with the science of direct response, to accelerate sales and growth for B2B and B2C companies in a broad range of industries, including manufacturing, insurance, finance, biotech, healthcare, pharmaceuticals, and consumer goods. TruStar Marketing’s “all-star” teams unite the most experienced specialists for each campaign, to generate brilliant and highly profitable results. Dubbed “the Internet Queen” early in her career, Paula has been helping companies drive measurable results for over 25 years. Her savvy blend of digital and traditional [...]

NashvilleBusiness.Net 100 Leading Women 2018: Tammy Taylor

Click Here To Listen Tammy Taylor is the President and CEO of One EnTiTy, a full service entertainment consulting firm based in Nashville, TN. Under her leadership, One EnTiTy makes an indelible and distinctive difference in the gospel music industry by focusing its work on project management, event planning, promotions and marketing, branding and artist management, and artistic direction. Ms. Taylor formerly lead the Nashville Network of the National Association of Black Female Executives in Music and Entertainment (NABFEME), which under her leadership established its first mentoring program for up-and-coming youth, young adult and women of color in the music industry. Additionally, she chairs the Urban/Contemporary/Gospel Screening Committee for the GMA Dove Awards, is a [...]

NashvilleBusiness.Net 100 Leading Women 2018: Jacqueline Pfeiffer

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading Women Jacqueline Pfeiffer After graduating Dean’s List from Duke University, Jacqueline moved to Nashville during the fall of 2015. While originally seeking a career in marketing and advertising, she quickly found the role of a lifetime working for the Tennessee Titans. Jacqueline is now entering her third season with the Tennessee Titans, serving as the Assistant for all of Tennessee Titans Entertainment. Through this role, she is responsible for organizing all gameday efforts for the Tennessee Titans Cheerleaders, Tennessee Titans Mascot and the Titan Up Team. Off the football field, she coordinates all major TTE events including 45 Play60 School Shows, the Junior Titans Cheerleading & Mascot [...]

NashvilleBusiness.Net 100 Leading Women 2018: Jacqui Wilson

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading Women Jacqui Wilson When Jacqui Wilson was a teenager, she decided that her career path would become one which would help those who needed it the most. Originally choosing law as that path, her dream started to materialize after she graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Law and began practicing law. Initially becoming a solo practitioner in Knoxville, TN, Jacqui served as a criminal defense attorney, helped citizens restore their voting rights, and mobilized transportation efforts to ensure citizens had an opportunity to vote. When she moved to the Nashville, TN area, she continued her efforts to help others, first serving as an Assistant Public [...]

NashvilleBusiness.Net 100 Leading Women 2018: Robinson Regen

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading Women Robinson Regen Robinson Regen has a vast array of non-profit management experience. The last twenty years Regen has raised funds; managed organizations, volunteers and Board of Directors. In addition to Regen’s employment in the non-profit community she has served on numerous boards or volunteered with organizations mostly in leadership capacity.

NashvilleBusiness.Net 100 Leading Women 2018: Michelle Hernandez Lane

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading Women Michelle Hernandez Lane Michelle Hernandez Lane was appointed by Mayor Megan Barry as Metro Nashville’s Chief Procurement Officer/Purchasing Agent in June of 2017. Michelle has responsibility for all of the City’s bidding and contracting activity. In this role, Michelle provides vision, leadership direction and structure to the procurement function so as to drive effective and value-added purchasing planning and sourcing aligned with the priorities of the Metropolitan Government. Prior to this role, Michelle served as the City’s first Chief Diversity Officer (CDO). In this role, Michelle was charged with implementing the Mayor's agenda to ensure that all parts of Metro Govt. are diverse and inclusive. Michelle’s [...]