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NAWBO at Night

November 18, 2020
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Zoom (Link will be emailed day before event.)

A panel of influence experts discussing everything from networking to social media to branding like a pro. Listen as they share strategies, tips, and techniques about the importance of leveraging influence to accelerate your business growth.

Key takeaways:

  • Discover timeless meet and mingle “hints and how-tos” updated with a modern perspective.
  • Discover effective ways to be memorable, standout and leave a last impression (the good kind!).
  • Discover powerful ways to flex your influence using the right social platforms for your audience and your business.


5:00 pm - 5:30 pm Open Networking
5:30 pm - 6:45 pm Opening remarks and our panel of influence experts
6:45 pm - 7:00 pm Q & A as time permits

Meet the Panelist 

Nicole Peternel

Nicole has nearly 20 years of PR and strategic communications experience, working on both the corporate and agency side in cities like Minneapolis, Chicago and Charlotte. She has positioned global brands in every major industry and has represented clients such as the NFL, Kenmore, McDonald’s, Hewlett-Packard and Red Bull. Nicole leads businesses in gaining visibility and heightening their reputation, drawing from her expertise in areas like media relations, thought leadership, speaker and media training and content strategy. She has secured clients speaking engagements and press interviews with outlets such as The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, Forbes Magazine, The New York Times, Sports Illustrated, People Magazine, MSNBC and FOX. She lives in Charlotte with her husband, two little boys and two dogs.

Brian Hillard 

Brian Hilliard is a popular speaker and best-selling author. 
As a graduate of Duke University, Brian started his speaking business in 2001, where he’s written 7 books, produced over 200 video trainings, and delivered countless presentations to literally hundreds of groups in the areas of Marketing, Leadership & Personal Achievement.
Some of Brian’s work has appeared nationally in Entrepreneur Magazine, Black Enterprise, and the Martha Zoller Morning Show – where his interview was broadcast to over 2 million listeners.


Margaret Brown

Margaret Brown is the CEO + Founder of She empowers you to #FlexYourInfluence, and build the bridge between your marketing and sales. Margaret lives by her mantra BE WILDLY EXCITED ABOUT THE POSSIBILITIES! 



$30.00 Guest Registration

$20.00 Member Registration