High Heels in High Places

The Augusta Metro Chamber Women In Business Signature Event is one of the largest, high-profile events of the year. It is a celebration of our Women In Business program mission, to bring together, support and empower the professional women in our business community. Each year, a national renowned speaker who exemplifies “High Heels in High Places” is invited to share their story and inspire the audience.

Past Evenings

2018 Program Title: How to be Elf-Sufficient

Keynote Speaker:

Christa Pitts, Founder and co-CEO, Creatively Classic Activites and Books, the publishing company behind the best-selling book The Elf on the Shelf

2017 Program Title: Dare to be...A Women In Business

Keynote Speaker:

Becky Blalock, best-selling author of DARE: Straight Talk on Confidence, Courage and Career for Women In Charge, motivational speaker, and trailblazer to the C-Suite

2016 Program Title: The Business of Giving

Keynote Speaker:

Karen Beavor, President & CEO of the Georgia Center for Nonprofits

2015 Program Title: Flight Commander

Keynote Speaker:

Shan Cooper, Vice President of Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, General Manager of the Marietta, Georgia facility, and Vice President of Business Ethics

2014 Program Title: An Evening with Siri - The Woman Behind the Voice

Keynote Speaker:

Susan Bennett, the original voice of Siri, singer, musician and voice talent artist

2013 Program Title: Lights.Camera.Action!

Keynote Speaker:

Lee Thomas, Director of the Georgia Film, Music & Digital Entertainment Office

2018 Sponsors




Phoenix Printing  |  Georgia Power Company


T-Mobile  |  PruittHealth Hospice  |  Queensborough National Bank & Trust  |  First Citizens Bank

Textron Specialized Vehicles

Scenes from past Signature Events

2018 Signature Event

2017 Signature Event