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Taking your Business to the Next Level: Leadership Insights from Women CEOs

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3368 Peachtree Road

Atlanta, GA 30326

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Experienced CEOs will tell you that what gets a company to $5 million isn’t the same as what gets you to $50 million. What are the biggest challenges? How do you scale the business when it reaches a point of outgrowing systems or procedures?

Join Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Frazier & Deeter, Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP and U.S. Trust for a panel discussion regarding leading a company through stages of growth.

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Sarah O'Brien, Co-Founding Partner, Valor Ventures

Sarah learned corporate acquisition at GE, where she excelled in leadership roles for over a decade in mergers and acquisitions under the GE corporate development global umbrella. Sarah leverages deep financial experience and a global network to support Valor in building out financial operations, financial diligence, and compliance oversight. Before joining Valor, she served as CFO of a $500 million dollar division of $2.5 billion Carestream Health, a division of Kodak, before managing the acquisition by Onex. Sarah is on the Board of the Association for Corporate Growth and Emory’s the Raise Forum. She is the Co-Chair Emory Entrepreneur Network and founder of The Executive Women of Goizueta. Sarah also serves on the Board of Girl Scouts of America

Karen Robinson, Executive Vice President at NanoLumens

As the Executive Vice President of NanoLumens, an award-winning privately-held corporation heralded by The Wall Street Journal for innovative digital LED displays and by Forbes as one of the most promising companies in America, Karen is spearheading the disruptive message of LED as an immersive experience that drives engagement and a major return on investment for companies around the world. Named as the first Woman of the Year by WIT in 2000, Karen has also been honored by Wireless Magazine as one of the Top 20 Women in Wireless. Prior to joining NanoLumens, Karen was the President, CEO and Board Member of Prime Point Media, a nationwide leader in alternative outdoor advertising.

Kathryn Sabol, Business Coach and former owner of Princess Linens

Kathryn Sabol built a children’s clothing brand, Princess Linens, that sold for seven figures. Her products have been on national TV shows such as The View and QVC while gracing the covers of major celebrity magazines including People and US Weekly. She is now a business coach, helping other entrepreneurs break through the limiting beliefs that can overwhelm and lead to stress.

Lisa van Kesteren, CEO of SeeLevelHX (Human Experience)

Lisa van Kesteren founded her company SeeLevelHX in 2008, which helps clients see their business and their competitors' businesses, from the level of customers, with the ultimate goal of informing strategic decisions. Prior to founding SeeLevelHX, Lisa established and built the North American Mystery Shopping Division for TNS, North America beginning in 2002, and began her career in 1991 as a Private Investigator.


Moderator: LeighAnn Costley, Partner, Frazier & Deeter

LeighAnn is one of the leaders of the Women's Business Initiative at Frazier & Deeter, a firm that was honored in 2014 as one of the best firms in the country for women. LeighAnn provides tax planning and compliance for closely held businesses, individuals, family office entities and trusts.

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