PRLog - Feb. 20, 2014 - (Atlanta, GA) — Tires Plus LLC., a division of Bridgestone Tires, will host its first Women’s Leadership Conference, February 26, 2014, Jupiter, Florida. Dr. R. Kay Green, CEO/Founder of RKG Marketing Solutions Inc. will be the keynote speaker for this event.
Bruce Morgan, Southeast Regional Manager, Creator of the Women’s Leadership Conference anticipates this will become an annual event for Tires Plus. “With roughly (4%) 30 female teammates (Southeast Region), our goal over the next few years is to Grow, Expand, and Diversify,” says Morgan.
Morgan adds, “At Tires Plus, we understand the importance of diversity in the workplace and we are taking a proactive approach to significantly growing our network of female teammates with a goal of over 200.”
As Dr. R. Kay Green highlights, “I am honored to be the keynote speaker for this event and I am in total support of Tires Plus’s Women’s Leadership Conference.”
“It’s a great time to be a woman in the workforce…Diversity isn’t just a catchword anymore—it’
According to recent research, women in managerial and leadership positions typically have positive outcomes on business:
* Serving as role models, leading to improved performance from other female employees and giving a boost to the company’s image.
* Providing a greater visible representation of women in the workforce, which can appeal to customers or clients and lead to better outcomes for the company.
* Being more in tune with the needs and wants of female consumers, who drive 80 percent of purchasing decisions in the US.
“Ultimately, the Women’s Leadership Conference is about empowering women in the workplace. I certainly commend Tires Plus for their foresight, as more initiatives such as this are both needed and necessary,” comments Green.
Dr. R. Kay Green will be speaking on the following topics:
The Traits of True Leaders
Diversity in the Workplace
The Magic of Teamwork
Maximizing the Brand
Setting Attainable Goals
About the author:
Dr. R. Kay Green is the CEO/President of RKG Marketing Solutions. She earned a Doctorate of Business Administration in Marketing, and has completed PhD coursework in Leadership and Organization Change. She also holds a Master of Business Administration in Marketing and Management, a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing, and an Associate of Arts in Marketing Management. She is affiliated with several prestigious universities and has instructed over 350 courses online. Dr. Green is currently featured on Huffington Post, Black Enterprise, Black News, The Network Journal, Business Review USA, Digital Journal, College View, Business New Hampshire Magazine, Bay State Banner, Reader’s Circle, North Dallas Gazette, Harlem News, Top News Today, One News Page, NE Informer, Women in Business PR News, Consumer News Today, Women PR News, San Francisco Chronicle, Houston Chronicle, Chicago Daily Herald, The Miami Herald, and Book News Articles, Great Women Speakers, Great African-American Speakers, Marketing Experts, Black Experts, Guru.com and Savor the Success. She has received honorary distinction in the Who’s Who among Academics and Professionals and Who’s Who among Executives and Professionals, and is the recipient of various faculty awards, including the coveted Provost Circle Award and the Top Faculty Recognition designation.
I’ve Been Called the B* Word… is available at www.ivebeencalledthebword.com, barnesandnoble.com, amazon.com, tower.com, valorebooks.com, and biblio.com. It is also available as an ebook on Kindle and Nook.
RKG Marketing Solutions Inc.
RKG Marketing Solutions Inc.