Category Archives: TCI S. Florida Articles

Survey Results-Top Women-Led Businesses 2017!

The results are in for the 12th Annual Top Women-Led Businesses Survey! 2017 Women-Led Business – Summary Report: Download full report!   Congratulations to the 2017 Top 50 Women-Led Businesses in Florida! Top 50   Congratulations to the 2017 Top 10 Women-Led Not-For-Profit Businesses in Florida!  Top 10    

Up-Close and Personal with Top Women’s Panelist: Carmen Perez-Carlton

As we get closer to our 12th Annual Top Women-Led Businesses Luncheon on May 18th at Jungle Island, we thought it’d be a good idea to get up-close and personal with one of our incredible panelists.  Carmen Perez- Carlton is currently completing her tenure as President of FPL Fibernet, a company she joined in 2004 where she has held several […]

TCI S. Florida Welcomes New Executive Leadership!

Executive Leadership 2016-2017 Slate of Officers Co-Chairs Amparo Bared Bravo Lisa Kauffman Vice Chair Liz Alicea-Velez Treasurer Sandi Finn Governance Chair Phyllis Swersky

Women peer mentoring programs are increasingly beneficial to fostering successful companies and careers.

As more women are appointed to senior executive levels of their respective companies and are running their own businesses the greater the need for networks where they can grow their business and feel empowered by their peers becomes. South Florida has hundreds of all-female professional networks designed for this purpose. Many hinge on a particular career niche, to assist their […]

TCI S. Florida: July Membership Drive!

Do you love TCI? Have you benefited from our sessions, programs and events? Do you know an influential, fearless woman who is a leader in her industry? Great! We would love to grow our TCI family with more women like you! And what better way to expand then to have our own members look to their current business network for […]

TCI S. Florida: Sponsorship Opportunities

What is the value of TCI sponsorship to your company? In a word, access. Today’s women are the primary decision makers. They don’t have time to sift through ads or watch TV. They do, attend our events, join our forums, read our newsletters and use our websites. Whether you are in the financial services, legal services, consumer goods, automotive, health […]

TCI S. Florida Board of Advisors Member Edith Osman Receives Professional Excellence Lifetime Achievement Award

Carlton Fields Jorden Burt congratulates shareholder Edith G. Osman for receiving the Daily Business Review Professional Excellence Lifetime Achievement award. This award celebrates the legacy of renowned lawyers and judges who have made a remarkable difference in the legal profession in South Florida. Ms. Osman is a past president of The Florida Bar, as well as five other bar organizations: the Florida […]

TCI S. Florida Congratulates the Top Women-Led Businesses of 2015!

The 2015 Top Women-Led Businesses in Florida In January, we distributed a survey to roughly 5,000 women from businesses all over Florida. Each woman was asked to answer questions relating to what sets women apart as leaders, and their personal and professional success about their company, goals, their leadership journey, revenue, expectations. Based on their responses and analysis from Kaufman […]

TCI S. Florida: 50K Challenge Grant

An anonymous donor has presented us with a $50,000 Challenge Grant to help us grow our Non-Profit Scholarship Fund. She wants to ensure that our non-profit women leaders have the same opportunities to participate in our programs as our for-profit women. In non-profit organizations there are very rarely funds allocated or available for leadership and professional development. What little money […]

TCI S. Florida Offers Monthly Business Books & Coffee Program

In March of 2014 TCI South Florida added an engaging new monthly program for our members, Business Books & Coffee, and we have enjoyed our monthly discussions with members and guests. Business Books & Coffee has become a successful addition to our event calendar! This program was created to help our members stay at the forefront of business developments that […]