On Sept. 30, Kristina will be hosting Designing the Exceptional Life presented by Tom Hill, co-author of Chicken Soup for the Entrepreneurs Soul. More than 80 people have signed up to attend this event, which takes place 7:30—11:30 a.m. at the Marriott Fairview Park in Falls Church. For more information and to register, visit http://tomhill.eventbrite.com/
On Oct. 7, Kristina will be offering tips on successful weekend wine tours at the National Association of Women Business Owners’ Wine, Women and Business event. Other panelists include Deborah Brenner, who created the first of its kind winery, Women of the Vine Cellars, that united award-winning women winemakers from around the world in one brand. The event takes place 4:30-7 p.m. at the Westwood Country Club in Vienna.
On Oct. 22, Kristina will be participating in the Emerging Growth Business Roundtable, an interactive meeting of small business owners and CEOs with common challenges, goals and needs designed to provide support and education among peers. The event, which takes place 3:30-6 p.m. at The Tower Club in Vienna, is limited to members of ACG National Capital. For more information, visit www.acgcapital.org.
On Oct. 23, Kristina will be the keynote speaker at the 2009 Women Entrepreneurâ€™s Expo, a must-attend conference at The Waterford in Springfield for business owners and budding entrepreneurs. Attendees will network with successful businesswomen in the region, take part in interactive workshops, and view exhibits of 70 vendors. To register, visit http://www.regonline.com/Checkin.asp?EventId=726954
On Nov. 12, Kristina will be on hand as co-producer with Johnson Promotions & Events of the inaugural Northern Virginia Womenâ€™s Business Conference. Keynote Speaker Sheila C. Johnson, CEO of Salamander Hospitality and President & Managing Partner of the Washington Mystics, will share her life challenges and successes as a female entrepreneur and philanthropist. The conference takes place at the National Conference Center in Lansdowne from 8 a.m.-4 p.m., with a networking reception to follow 4:30-6 p.m. Limited tickets are available to this event.