National Black MBA Atlanta Chapter

Professional Development Symposium & Career Fair

September 11, 2021

In-Person Event

Career Coaching and Executive Coaching Session

Executive Panel

National Black MBA Atlanta Chapter
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About the event

Join the NBMBAA-Atlanta’s 13th Annual Professional Development Symposium with the best version of yourself. Level up your career with resources to encourage, elevate resources, and evolve into your new role of choice! 

Student Standard

$30
  • Access to In-Person Event
  • Career or Executive Coaching Session
  • Access to Virtual Panels (DEI Visionaries and Recruiter's Cafe)

Student VIP

$50
  • Access to In-Person Event
  • Career or Executive Coaching Session
  • Access to Virtual Panels (DEI Visionaries and Recruiter's Cafe)
  • Headshot
  • Swag Bag

Member Standard

$40
  • Access to In-Person Event
  • Career or Executive Coaching Session
  • Access to Virtual Panels (DEI Visionaries and Recruiter's Cafe)

Members VIP

$60
  • Access to In-Person Event
  • Career or Executive Coaching Session
  • Access to Virtual Panels (DEI Visionairies and Recruiter's Cafe)
  • Headshot
  • Swag Bag

Non-Members Standard

$60
  • Access to In-Person Event
  • Career or Executive Coaching Session
  • Access to Virtual Panels (DEI Visionaries & Recruiter's Cafe)

Non-Members VIP

$80
  • Access to In-Person Event
  • Career or Executive Coaching Session
  • Access to Virtual Panels (DEI Visionaries and Recruiter's Cafe)
  • Headshot
  • Swag bag

Speakers

National Black MBA Atlanta Chapter

Samantha Charleston

SVP, Talent & Culture at Newell Brands

2021 PDS Keynote Speaker

DEI Visionaries Panel (Virtual Panel 8/11)

National Black MBA Atlanta Chapter

Michelle Marshall
Head of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion

PUMA North America Inc.

National Black MBA Atlanta Chapter

Howard Brantley
Sr. Business Coach

Amazon

National Black MBA Atlanta Chapter

Crystal Crowley
Sr. Diversity Program Manager

Randstad

Recruiter's Cafe 8/19/2021

National Black MBA Atlanta Chapter

Executive Leadership Panel (In-Person Event 9/11)

National Black MBA Atlanta Chapter

Stephen Childs
Chief Human Resources Officer

Panasonic Automotive

National Black MBA Atlanta Chapter

Hugh E. Rowden

Our sponsors & corporate partners

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The schedule

Time Event
08:00 – 08:30 REGISTRATION / BREAKFAST
08:30 – 08:45 WELCOME

Travis Townsend, Jr., President of NBMBAA-ATL

Kim Johnson, Director of Career Network NBMBAA-ATL

08:45 KEYNOTE: Samantha Charleston

SVP of Talent and Culture, Newell Brands

09:40 – 10:25 Executive Panel
10:30 – 11:00 Appreciation Awards
11:00 – 11:45 BREAK OUT SESSIONS:
A. Case Interviewing, Accenture
B. Corporate to Entrepreneur, Chick-fil-A
C. Millennial Corporate Career Pathways, Cox Enterprises
D. Future Careers in Tech: Panasonic Automotive
11:45 – 12:00 OPEN SESSION
12:00 – 12:30 LUNCH 
12:30 – 02:30 MINI CAREER EXPO
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