Women2Women/De Mujer a Mujer - Career Road Mapping: Identifying, Growing & Leveraging the Network That Will Positively Support Your Career - March 2021
Career Road Mapping: Identifying, Growing & Leveraging the Network That Will Positively Support Your Career
Ngozi Bell, Partner, Trans-Sahara Investment Corporation, a Private Equity and Business Development Consulting Company
Your esteem might be tied to a job or title, but your life is tied to those that remember you and propel you. What is critically important here is to identify and quantify your crew. Who are they, which ones are champions, cheerleaders, squad, enablers, mentors, brigades etc. Ngozi Bell will walk you through critical identifiers for calibrating your network and if necessary, how to find the network for your specific career journey.
Ngozi Bell is a partner at Trans-Sahara Investment Corporation, a Private Equity and Business Development Consulting Company. Prior to that, she was the appointee for regulatory affairs for the Mid-Atlantic States, with the United States Small Business Administration Office of Advocacy. As a corporate strategist and motivational team builder with vast trans-Atlantic experience, Ngozi Bell has a Physics degree (University of Port Harcourt) and an electrical engineering degree (Florida State/Florida A&M University), Ngozi launched her career in telecommunications (AT&T, Lucent, and Agere Systems) and today specializes in venture capital strategies, technology strategies, new business development, and business growth and rescue. As Director at Lucent Microelectronics, Agere Systems and LSI Corporation in Allentown, PA, Ngozi was responsible for designing and executing the long-term business and strategic direction of semiconductor communications wired and wireless applications. In addition, Ngozi is the Co-Founder of the African Leadership Alliance, and Founder of Entrepreneurship University, Diaspora Bell, Miranet LLC, Womenshistorymonth-LehighValley, and a Board Member of the Lincoln Leadership Academy, the Women Empowerment Project, Association of Women In Science S2M, and the Association of African NGOs. Prior to public service, Ngozi was Vice President, Birchmere Ventures, an early-stage venture capital firm with $160M to $250 Million under management. Ngozi who is the developer and author of the Economic Posterity Series recently joined the board of Med Aditus.
**The 10 Year Anniversary theme for Women2Women & De Mujer a Mujer is "Be An Ally". The full W2W program in 2021 features a diverse range of speakers across age, gender, background and industry affiliation to represent the Berks community. Join us for our 10 Year Anniversary to learn more about how we can lift each other up to advance together!
** El tema del décimo aniversario de Women2Women y De Mujer a Mujer es "Sé un aliado". El programa completo W2W en 2021 presenta una amplia gama de oradores de diferentes edades, géneros, antecedentes y afiliaciones industriales para representar a la comunidad de Berks. ¡Únase a nosotros en nuestro décimo aniversario para aprender más sobre cómo podemos animarnos mutuamente para avanzar juntos!
Women2Women (W2W) & De Mujer a Mujer is Greater Reading Chamber Alliance’s catalyst for developing women leaders and connecting women from diverse backgrounds to learn, share ideas, and mentor each other by offering a forum for women to create connections, gain knowledge, and build strategic alliances to foster their personal potential and career advancement. Joining the network is open to all who support women.
Women2Women is a special program of the Greater Reading Chamber Alliance with the mission to be Berks County's leading resource for building a healthy, competitive business community.
Women2Women (W2W) y De Mujer a Mujer es el catalizador de la Greater Reading Chamber Alliance para desarrollar mujeres líderes y conectar a mujeres de diversos orígenes para aprender, compartir ideas y orientarse entre sí al ofrecer un foro para que las mujeres creen conexiones, obtengan conocimientos y construyan alianzas estratégicas para fomentar su potencial personal y el avance profesional. Todos los que apoyan a las mujeres pueden unirse a la red.
Women2Women es un programa especial de Greater Reading Chamber Alliance con la misión de ser el principal recurso del condado de Berks para construir una comunidad empresarial saludable y competitiva.