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.

Interested in sponsoring the 2021 Signature Event? Email Events Coordinator Zee.Baker@augustametrochamber.com

Past Evenings

2020 Program Title: Best of the South

Keynote Speaker: 

Rebecca Darwin, Cofounder & CEO of Garden & Gun Magazine

2019 Program Title: Power Play: Betting On You

Keynote Speaker: 

Gretchen Corbin, President & CEO of the Georgia Lottery Corporation

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

Scenes from past Signature Events

2019 Signature Event

2018 Signature Event