National networking organization for women opens Nashville chapter

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Ellevate Network, the nation’s leading network for professional women, is launching a new chapter in Nashville on July 12th.

With more than 40 chapters globally, Ellevate Network provides ambitious professional women with opportunities to connect with one another locally to expand their networks and develop their skills to be successful at work.

The launch of the Nashville chapter will bring together some of the most influential women in business and their allies together with regular events and opportunities to connect.

The Nashville Ellevate launch event will be held at the Scarritt Bennett Center on Thursday, July 12 from 6:00pm-8:00pm. Tickets are available through the Ellevate Nashville chapter website.


The keynote speaker will be the President of Ellevate, Kristy Wallace. Kristy is responsible for executing Ellevate Network’s mission to close the gender achievement gap in business by providing professional women with a global community to lean on and learn from. With an entrepreneurial mindset and an aptitude for building businesses from the ground up, Kristy is backed by more than 15 years of experience in generating thriving revenue centers, including corporate strategy, product development, revenue forecasting, hiring, training, marketing, pipeline development and contract closings.

“We are thrilled to be launching an Ellevate chapter in Nashville,” says Wallace. “There is a vibrant community of incredibly accomplished women in business in the area, and we’re committed to providing them a platform to network with and learn from one another. We’re looking forward to great things to come in the area!”

“We’re eager to blaze new trails with this chapter launch in the diverse community of Nashville,” says Nashville Chapter President Latonya Gordon. “Whether you’re an executive, entrepreneur, starting a career, in one for 20 years, or transitioning back into the workforce, we’re passionate about engaging in your professional development.”

“We’re so excited to launch Ellevate in the vibrant and rapidly growing city of Nashville,”  says Army Captain and Nashville Ellevate Chapter Membership Lead Rachel Kim. “We hope this chapter plants the seeds to build a thriving community of professional women.”


About Ellevate Network:

Ellevate Network is a global professional women’s network committed to elevating each other through education, inspiration, and opportunity. Our mission is to close the gender achievement gap in business by providing women with a community to lean on and learn from. Ellevate also works with companies committed to gender diversity and has a proven track record of changing business culture from the inside out. Information on upcoming events and member resources can be found at Don’t forget to sign up for the Ellevate Network newsletter to be notified of new chapter launches and local events.