ABWA Quincy Chapter Meeting is Thursday, August 04 @ 6:00 15.0
Meeting Location: Quincy University Student Life Center
18th and Lind
Park in Lot 'C' - There will be an ABWA sign out front
Program: Join ABWA Quincy Charter Chapter for networking at the August Meeting. Come early for social and cash bar at 5:30pm. Meeting and dinner start at 6:00pm.
Presenter: Donna Graves is an entrepreneur, a wife and an expecting mother with 4 young children. A native of Chicago, Donna and her husband Brad moved to Quincy in 2007, shortly after getting married.
In 2008 she received her Masters in Business from QU and began working for her alma mater as the Coordinator of Development and Grant Writing. In this position Donna was able to meet with many business owners and prominent community members in Quincy and the surrounding areas.
In 2010 she left QU when she purchased Bailey?s Fudge and Fine Gifts and dived into the world of entrepreneurship. Since then, Donna has sold Bailey?s, opened Lavish Floral Design and Quincy Area Bridal Magazine.
She has presented for local organizations like SCORE, the Quincy Chamber of Commerce, and Quincy University. She was the former president of the Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization, and an alum of the Herald Whig?s 20 under 40.
Her community involvement includes Quincy Art Center Board Member, Upward Bound Instructor, Toys for Tots Volunteer, and Cancer Crush Committee Member.
Recently, Donna and her business partner Abby Schlipmann received the Quincy Chamber of Commerce?s 2016 $10,000 Business Plan Competition award for the expansion of Quincy Area Bridal Magazine.
RSVP by Monday, August 01 : Linda Flesner email: firstname.lastname@example.org