Part One: Wednesday, March 1, 2023 from 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM EST

Part Two: Wednesday, March 29, 2023 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM EST

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Pricing AFTER Monday, Feb 13th:

NAWBO Members -  $30 for Part Two Only

Non-Members -  $35 for Part Two Only

This event is open to ANYONE! You do not need to be a NAWBO Member to Register.


South Charlotte Banquet Center                               9009 Bryant Farms Rd, Charlotte, NC 28277

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Rochelle Stewart, Advocacy Chair, NAWBO Charlotte 704-904-2397 rochelle.stewart@showstoppingeventplanning.com

Meet Our Panel:

Kelly Durden Posey

  • Founder/Owner of Inspired Inclusivity Consulting
  • Certified DEI Consultant
  • North Carolina Licensed Attorney
  • Dedicated to helping service-oriented individuals, businesses and organizations build a legacy of openness and belonging for generations to come
  • 15 years’ experience in legal and community advocacy

Tiffany Sims

Tiffani Sims and native of Detroit, Michigan has over 16 years of experience in Talent Acquisition with a focus on Sourcing, Diversity & Inclusion. Tiffani is fanatical about shifting the complexion of Talent and listening to Internal & External conversations on how she can leverage her platform to be impactful and valuable to our Diverse Driven Community.

As a natural competitor, she’s always loved being a part of a team; therefore, she truly understands the importance of belonging and how no one should ever feel excluded. Sourcing has been a passion for Tiffani over the last 5 years she has honed in on crafting outsourcing strategies that are unconventional but effective across all functional areas. Building relationships with external vendors while understanding internal pain points are areas of her expertise.



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Thank you to our Gold Sponsor!


Thank you to our Equity Sponsors!


3rd Annual

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging Workshop Series

Did you know? Inclusive leadership results in innovative output and market growth. Businesses with diverse leadership generate 2.3 times more cash flow.

We invite you and your employees to join us for a meaningful two-part workshop series, so you can tap into the power of DEI&B and grow your business. Keep reading to learn more... 


Part Two includes a special DEI&B Panel

About our Panelists:

Kelly Durden-Posey – Founder/Owner of Inspired Inclusivity Consulting. Certified DEI Consultant and North Carolina Licensed Attorney.

Tiffani Sims – Chief Operating Officer of Diversity Talent Scouts. Providing diverse professional talent for leadership roles.

NaTasha Smith – Small Business Program Specialist /Charlotte Business Inclusion for City of Charlotte. 


Part Two: Expanding the Power of Your Business Through DEI&B

  • Wednesday, March 29th from 11:30am - 1:00pm
  • Luncheon/ Networking / DEI&B Panel
  • Build on the foundational networking skills from Part One


Workshop Highlights 

  • Market, Position and Operate your business more INCLUSIVELY.
  • Access and STEPS to Government Contracts.
  • Access to Meaningful Opportunities to Grow your Business and Network INCLUSEVELY.
  • Industry experts share their VALUABLE knowledge of best practices to INCLUSIVELY grow and expand your business to a broader and more diverse audience.  


Register Now! This event is open to anyone!

You do not need to be a NAWBO Member to Register. Don't miss it!

Event Sponsorship

Not only do you receive valuable content, but this is a great opportunity for your staff to be taught invaluable education that can improve moral and team performance.

Premier Sponsor - $2000 - One (1) Available

  • Three (3) tickets to workshop
  • Prominent Logo & Link on Event Webpage  
  • Prominent Logo & Link on Email Communication  
  • Prominent Signage Visibility at Event  
  • Logo Inclusion in Message Sent to Attendees Pre and Post Event  
  • Podium mention by Emcee 
  • Two (2) minutes for a company representative to address the audience 
  • Multiple Social Media Shout Outs in the weeks leading up to the event 
  • Promotional Vendor Table – Market your Company 
  •  Announce and Distribute Marketing Information and Special Offerings 
  • Special Message Sent to Attendees Post Event on your behalf

Platinum Sponsor - $1000  - Only One (1) Left!

  • Two (2) tickets to workshop  
  • Logo & Link on Event Webpage 
  • Logo & Link on Email Communication  
  • Podium mention by Emcee  
  • One (1) minute for a company representative to address the audience 
  • Multiple Social Media Shout Outs One Week Before Event  
  • Promotional Vendor Table – Market your Company  
  • Distribute Marketing Information and Special Offerings 
  • Several Social Media Shout Outs Two Weeks before event

Gold Sponsor - $500 - Three (3) Available

  • One (1) ticket to workshop  
  • Logo on Event Page  
  • Logo On Email Communication
  • Podium mention by Emcee  
  • Social Media Shout Outs the week before the Event

Equity Sponsor - $250

  • Logo on Event Webpage  
  • Logo on Email Communication  
  • Podium mention by Emcee

Promotional Vendor Table - $150 - Six (6) Available

  • Market your Business 
  • 6ft Table and Linen Provided 
  • Visibility to all Attendees 
  • Expand your Network

If you wish to become a sponsor, you can click below or on the Registration Link above. Thank you so much for supporting NAWBO Charlotte and this very important workshop series!