Thu, May 27|
Connecting Women in Business Symposium
Featuring Magie Cook
Time & Location
May 27, 2021, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
About The Event
The Port of Gulfport presents
Magie Cook is known for meteoric rise from an orphan in Mexico to a business mogel whose salsa brand sold to Campbell's for over 200 million dollars.
Magie’s company has been mentioned and featured on: CNN, Forbes, The Wall Street Journal, NBC, USA Today, ABC, CBS, The Washington Post, Fox News, Kiplinger, Daystar, among many others.
As an author and professional speaker, she inspires teams, organizations, and leaders to reach their full potential and break the barriers that prevent them from reaching their ultimate goals. She delivers 50+ keynotes annually on leadership, business development and professional development.
Please experience her story video.
Magie is the author of the book Mindful Success™ - How to use your mind to transform your life (Amazon). She founded a movement with an idea to solve the generational issue of human (sex) trafficking. In 2019, she began working with the AOF Hollywood Dreams International Film Festival to make a feature film about her story.
We couldn't be more excited to have Magie speak to our Mississippi women in business!
About Connecting MS Women In Business
The goal of the Connecting Mississippi Women in Business is to create a sustained platform where women in business can learn from, inspire, and support one another while making meaningful, impactful connections that lead to greater professional growth and success.
We will be offering multiple virtual symposiums featuring inspiring stories from influential, impactful women from around the state, thought-provoking panel discussions, in-depth learning sessions, and small-group table talks for effective networking building. In addition, on-demand programming and professional development tools will be available as well.
Presenting sponsor, Port of Gulfport; Platinum sponsor is NVision Solutions, Inc.; Gold partners, Butler Snow and Corner Market;
Silver sponsors include Mississippi Power,Huntington Ingalls, Mississippi Economic Council, Area Development
Partnership, Durbin USA, RankinFirst, Greenwood/Leflore Economic Development Foundation, Mississippi Business Journal, Mississippi Manufacturing Association, Mississippi Economic Development Council, North Mississippi Industrial Development Association and Bio Soil Enhancers, Inc. Gift box sponsor is Innovate Mississippi.