National Association Women on the Rise 2013 Small Business Expert
Sylvia Browder is CEO of Browder Consulting Group LLC., a virtual small business consulting firm. In her role, she helps women develop a business idea and small business owners expand. She is founder of ‘National Association Women on the Rise,’ a virtual membership association for aspiring and established women entrepreneurs and authors. The association’s mission is to provide professional and personal resources while uplifting and empowering women entrepreneurs in collaboration, education, mentoring, spiritual and peer support, leadership and networking. In addition, she is publisher of the popular ‘Sylvia Browder’s Blog for Women Entrepreneurs
She is Co-Author of three anthologies, “Victorious Living for Moms,” a collaborative effort of over 30 authors from around the country who shared their personal story as a tribute to their children; “Think Like an Entrepreneur: What You Should Consider Before You Write a Business Plan,” a practical, “real world” guide to making the transition from employee to entrepreneur; and Cheers to Your Success: Women On The Rise and Owning Their Destiny, a book all about moving your vision forward. The women in this powerful anthology give a vivid introspective look into how they defied the odds to achieve success.
For the last seven years, Sylvia was employed as Project Director and business consultant for the Women’s Business Center Inc, a non-profit economic development organization with a mission of empowering women to start and grow successful businesses.
She has served as a volunteer online SCORE counselor since 2004. SCORE, “Counselors to America’s Small Business” is a nonprofit association dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and the formation, growth and success of small business nationwide. In addition, she has had leadership roles on the board of directors for several non-profit organizations.
Sylvia is married to Matroy Browder, Sr., a Senior Federal Border Patrol Agent with US Customs Border Protection under Department of Homeland Security and they are the proud parents of 5 children, 3 boys and 2 girls, ranging in ages from 10 to 26. The family is members of Friendship Missionary Baptist Church in Mobile, AL.
Social Networking Sites:
- Sylvia Browder’s Blog for Women: www.sylviabrowder.com
- Browder Consulting Group LLC: www.browderconsultinggroupllc.com
- National Association women on the Rise Community: www.nawomenrise.com
- Fan ‘National Association Women on the Rise:’ www.facebook.com/nawomenrise
- Follow on twitter: http://twitter.com/sylviabrowder and http://twitter.com/nawomenrise
- Professional Profile on LinkedIn? http://www.linkedin.com/in/sylviabrowder
- National Association Women on the Rise Group on LinkedIn: http://bit.ly/dsd5E0