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 2023 Signature Event? Email Executive Vice President Angie.Martin@augustametrochamber.com

Past Evenings



2022 Program Title: It's A Marathon, Defining your career journey one smart step at a time


Keynote Speaker: Venessa Harrison, President of AT&T Southeast Coastal Region


2021 Program Title: Put your name to it


Keynote Speaker: Teresa MacCartney, Acting Chancellor of the University System of Georgia


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

2021 Signature Event

2020 Signature Event

2019 Signature Event