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Women & Business Conference ATHENA keynote announced

Salt Lake City— CEO of top-of-the-house consulting firm EDA, Bonnie Hagemann, will keynote the 2020 Women & Business Conference and ATHENA Awards Luncheon, the Salt Lake Chamber announced.

Hagemann is a published and well-known leadership strategist who advises public and large company CEOs. She is also often called upon as a subject matter expert for the media including Fast Company, The Wall Street Journal, CNN,  US News and World Report, and many more.

“Given the current state of the world due to the pandemic, Bonnie Hagemann’s keynote ‘Leading with Vision & Hope’ could not be more needed,” said Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber. “Her research-based approach to define, articulate, and sustain a compelling workplace vision will provide a blueprint for business professionals to execute in their own organizations that not only resonates but also captivates their employees.”

EDA, Inc., is known around the world for its C-Suite capabilities in executive development and research. Shifting to advancing the state of the industry rather than one company at a time, EDA is currently taking its’ 37-year history as a thought leader in the space and using it to create a powerful HR Tech platform called SurveySaurus, designed to make culture visible to the leaders, the board, and the investors.

The Women & Business Conference and ATHENA Awards Luncheon is attended by businesswomen from across Utah. The conference provides attendees the opportunity to hear from inspirational speakers, learn valuable business insights to further their professional growth, and foster relationships with other businesswomen in the community. In addition to, recognizing the accomplishments of those helping to make a difference in our community.

The 2020 Women & Business Conference and ATHENA Awards Luncheon takes place on November 10, 2020, from 7:30 am to 3:00 pm in-person at the Grand America Hotel, and online through a virtual offering.

This year’s conference sponsors are Dominion Energy and WCF Insurance. The luncheon sponsor is Wells Fargo, and event sponsor is Intermountain Healthcare. American Express, BW Productions, Chase, Utah Transit Authority, and Washington Federal Bank will sponsor the breakout sessions.