Save the date for the 2014 Northwest Arkansas Business Women’s Conference! Scheduled for Tuesday, September 16, this year’s conference will feature outstanding speakers and networking opportunities. More than 1,200 women will attend the conference at the John Q Hammons Center in Rogers.
The NWA Business Women’s Conference is known for the phenomenal keynote speakers who’ve delivered messages of encouragement and empowerment over the past 16 years. Past keynote speakers include Andie MacDowell (2013), Amy Grant (2012), Deborah Norville (2011), Helen Hunt (2010), Mia Hamm (2009), Gladys Knight (2008), Campbell Brown (2007) and Pat Summit (2006).
Sharon Orlopp, Global Chief Diversity Officer and Senior Vice President at Walmart, is responsible for advancing a diverse workforce with 2.1 million associates worldwide. A lifelong advocate for inclusion, education and opportunity, Sharon is an experienced human resource professional with a passion for diversity and for people. She has made it her mission to advance diversity initiatives, sponsor immersive learning trips and lead by example.