Black Women In Business, a new community for Black Women leaders, will hold a session designed to help Black Women leaders and entrepreneurs learn how to position themselves to be placed on a corporate board on February 18 from 6 to 8 p.m.  The session, titled “Lead On A New Level: How to Get On A Corporate Board” will feature Lissa Broome who heads the Director Diversity Initiative at UNC School of Law, Joan Nelson, currently the chair of Coastal Federal Credit Union’s board of directors and Genevia Gee Fulbright, President and COO of Fulbright & Fulbright, CPA, PA.  Fulbright has served on numerous for-profit and non-profit boards.  For more information and to register, go to:  The registration deadline is February 16 and the cost is $32 for an individual and $27 each for multiple registrations. Refreshments and program materials are included. To register, go to:

Black Women In Business ( is a new community for Black women leaders.  Its purpose is to enrich and celebrate the talents and skills of Black women leaders—those who manage people, those who are in a high-level individual contributor role or those who own their own business—through online and live events focused on professional development. 

Through online and live events, Black Women in Business will:

•Host monthly professional development-focused sessions (Leadership Conversations), led by accomplished practitioners and thought-leaders

•Provide periodic programs and events designed for leadership development

•Showcase and celebrate talented leaders through profiles and interviews

•Create opportunities for mentoring and connecting with peers

•Share information and resources online


Ingrid Jones, Founder

Black Women In Business

(919) 812-7474