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Plano Profile's 16th Annual Women in Business Event

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Renaissance Dallas at Plano Legacy West Hotel

6007 Legacy Drive

Legacy West

Plano, TX 75024

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Women in Business, Agents Of Change

Change doesn’t happen by chance. People make change.

Plano Profile invites local business women (and gentlemen) to our 16th Annual Women in Business event on Friday, September 29th, 11 a.m. to ­6 p.m. at the Renaissance Dallas at Plano Legacy West Hotel.

We invite you to become the driving force behind your business and your life.

Stephanie Pope, VP & CFO of Boeing Global Services is this year’s keynote speaker and will be joined by a line-up of dynamic leaders of global organizations including The Macallan, Corgan, Cinemark, Verizon and Toyota.

Bringing together over 400 of the most respected women from global enterprises, non-profits, government and SMB businesses of the North Texas community—Plano Profile’s Women in Business conference celebrates, unites and empowers DFW’s leading ladies.

This one-of-a-kind learning and business event features special guest speakers, panel discussions and ample networking opportunities. This is your chance to learn from the best. It’s time to make a change.

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Women in Business 2017

Event Schedule

10:45 A.M. – 11:45 A.M.
Registration and Networking

10:45 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.

      • Speakers
      • Lunch
      • Networking
      • Panel Discussion / Q&A

4:30 P.M. – 4:45 P.M.
Closing Remarks & Drawings

4:45 P.M. – 6:00 P.M.
Cocktail & Whiskey Tasting by The Macallan

Speaker Line-up

Women in Business 2017


Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Boeing Global Services

Stephanie Pope is vice president and chief financial officer of Boeing Global Services. Her function provides financial support to the Government Services and Commercial Services businesses and the Supply Chain; Digital Aviation & Analytics; Training & Professional Services; and Engineering, Modification & Maintenance capabilities across Boeing Global Services. Pope is responsible for the development and implementation of the Boeing Global Services financial strategy and activities including accuracy, transparency and timeliness of financial disclosures.

Prior to her role as vice president and chief financial officer, Stephanie Pope served as vice president of Finance and controller for Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS). She was responsible for the regulatory compliance of the $30 billion business, as well as ensuring the accuracy, transparency and timeliness of its financial disclosures.

National Brand Ambassador

The Macallan

Raquel Raies joined Edrington Americas from London, England as the first female National Brand Ambassador for The Macallan single malt scotch.

Raquel has dedicated her career to the world of fine wine and spirits in the US and UK and has gained extensive knowledge and experience working as luxury sales manager and educator for Edrington and Beam Suntory.


Vice President-Retail Sales & Operations

Verizon Wireless

Michelle R. Miller is vice-president of retail sales and operations for the South Central Region of Verizon Wireless, the largest wireless company in the United States, operating the nation’s largest 4G LTE network. As such, she is responsible for sales and operations of 284 corporate owned retail stores across 12 states.


Executive Managing Principal


Lindsay Wilson is an executive managing principal who leads the interiors practice at Corgan, a global architecture and interior design firm.

Most recently, Lindsay was the principal in charge of the interior design work for the new Toyota North American Headquarters in Plano, working directly with Toyota’s leadership to bring the One Toyota vision to reality.


Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer

Cinemark Holdings

Angelia Pelham is a 27 year HR executive with experience in various industries including hospitality, restaurants, and consumer packaged goods. Angelia has worked as an HR executive with such brands as the Walt Disney World Company and Marriott earlier in her career and more recently as a vice president of HR at PepsiCo, Frito Lay, and Yum brands.

Currently, Angelia is the executive vice president and chief human resources officer of Cinemark Holdings, Inc in Plano, Texas.



Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer

LegacyTexas Bank

Wendi Costlow is senior vice president and chief marketing officer of LegacyTexas Bank where she oversees brand management, product development, digital strategy, marketing communications and advertising. She joined the bank in 1995 and has over 26 years of financial marketing experience.

Active in the North Texas community, Wendi is a member of the CASA of Collin County board of directors, Hendrick Scholarship Foundation public relations committee and the DFW American Marketing Association.

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Renaissance Dallas at Plano Legacy West Hotel

6007 Legacy Drive

Legacy West

Plano, TX 75024

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