Venus Williams to headline Black Business Women Conference

Venus Williams, entrepreneur and tennis superstar
Venus Williams, entrepreneur and tennis superstar

Boca Raton, FL ( — Tennis superstar and entrepreneur Venus Williams will headline the 2014 Women of Power Summit in Boca Raton, Florida. Presented by Black Enterprise Magazine, the Women of Power Summit is the nation’s No. 1 executive development and leadership conference for women of color, annually attracting more than 800 corporate executives, professionals and businesswomen from across the country. It will take place February 26 – March 1, 2014 at the Boca Raton Resort and Club.

Williams, who along with her sister Serena has ruled the world of professional tennis for more than a decade, is more than just a sports superstar. She is best-selling author, fashion designer and entrepreneur to her many accomplishments. Her businesses include, V*STARR and EleVen.

Other featured headliners of the 2014 Women of Power Summit include iconic civil rights activist and former NAACP Chairperson, Myrlie Evers-Williams; Apple Inc. Environmental Initiatives VP and former White House Environmental Protection Agency Administrator, Lisa Jackson; and Linda Johnson-Rice and Desiree Rogers, chairperson and CEO, respectively, of Johnson Publishing Company, Inc.

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