are excited to participate in the growth of women leaders in Greensboro,” said
Leigh Maxwell, account coordinator at SFW and provisional member of the Junior
League. “As a member of this organization, I am happy to share the community I
have found in the Junior League with my coworkers.”
employee demographic is currently 57% women which is 10% higher than the
America Workforce. SFW has 13 sponsored women attending the conference.
Junior League of Greensboro is dedicated to promoting voluntarism, developing
potential of women, and improving the community through action and leadership. This
event will include panel discussions, networking opportunities, breakout
sessions, and a keynote address.
keynote speaker for the conference is Jess Ekstrom, founder and CEO of
Headbands of Hope, an organization that provides headbands to children with
cancer for every headband sold. Ekstrom will share her story with the women of
Greensboro and discuss her concentration on increasing workplace engagement and
like this inspire and engage the next generation of women leaders,” said
Maxwell. “This is a great opportunity to embolden women at SFW and provide them
with tools to take our agency to the next level.”
is committed to inspiring the next generation of women leaders and is excited
to sponsor this event.