In the book, Becky Blalock empowers women to succeed with practical strategies that build relationships, promote potential, and ultimately create the opportunities on which great careers are founded, nurtured, and grown.
Some of the women featured in the book that reside in Atlanta include:
- Carol B. Tomé, Chief Financial Officer, The Home Depot
- Dr. Lora G. Weiss, Lab Chief Scientist and Technical Director of Autonomous Systems, Georgia Tech Research Institute
- Dr. Betty Seigel, President Emeritus, Kennesaw State University
- Penny Manuel, FMR, Executive Vice President of Engineering and Construction Services for Southern Company
About Becky Blalock
Becky Blalock is a seasoned executive who has thirty plus years of experience in the corporate world. She is presently a partner with Advisory Capital providing consulting to companies in information technology, energy, healthcare and leadership development. Prior to this role she served for nine years as the Sr. VP and Chief Information Officer for Southern Company.
In the book Becky discusses her perspective on what she believes are the most important things women must do if
they want to rise to the C-suite. They must believe in themselves, be brave and take risks.