2020 Women in Business Forum

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Name: 2020 Women in Business Forum
Date: September 24, 2020
Time: 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM CDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:

The 2020 Women in Business Forum will look and feel a little differently this year, but you will still walk away feeling inspired by our amazing speakers!

This year's event will be held virtually and will feature a keynote presentation from Kristen Ley, the Founder & Owner of Thimblepress. Based in Jackson, MS, Thimblepres is a design and lifestyle company aimed to create products that bring people joy. And Kristen's message will be full of just that--JOY!

The Forum will also be highlighted by in depth conversations with local female leaders, plus other virtual surprises and prizes throughout the week leading up to the main event on September 24. 
Follow the event on Facebook, HERE, for the latest updates. 

Chamber members may attend for FREE as a commitment to the Chamber's efforts to provide quality professional development during these uncertain times. We hope you will join us for Kristen's inspiring message!

More about Kristen Ley

Kristen Ley is the founder, owner and creative director of Thimblepress®. Founded in a garage back in 2012, Thimblepress® is a design & lifestyle company aiming to create products that make people happy. Each product is designed by Kristen and filled with loads of love & color. Thimblepress® is sold in retail shops internationally and her products are also available on
Thimblepress has worked and collaborated with Anthropologie, Urban Outfitters, Nordstrom, Paper Source, Target, Hallmark, Moon & Lola, Speak Wines, Eccolo LTD., Calypso Cards, Avanti Linens, Prima, Enchante, Barnes & Noble, Staples, Chandon | Moet, FTD Flowers, ProFlowers and Keds.
Thimblepress® loves unique products that help elevate & showcase personal style be it on a desk, in hands or on walls. Thimblepress® creates products that help create memories, fill a room with color, bring a smile to a face & make you feel unique & special.
Kristen also runs where she focuses her efforts on mentoring and creative consulting with individuals and brands. One of Kristen?s biggest passions is encouraging other?s to see their potential and chase after dreams. Kristen offers monthly mentoring & creative calls to help an individual or brand take next steps, develop products and/or marketing plans and work to achieve goals. Soon she will begin offering online courses, so be sure to check it out!
In Kristen?s free time, she enjoys painting, traveling, perusing the local flea markets & hanging out with her fiancé Bill Allen and her two Goldendoodles, Willow & Henry!


Event Sponsors:

Presenting Sponsor

  • Community Bank
Virtual Event via Zoom
Registration is required to receive access to the virtual webinar.  Instructions to watch the event via Zoom will be sent in an e-mail confirming your registration.
Date/Time Information:
Thursday, September 24
11:30 AM
Contact Information:
Amanda Roll, or 601-335-4828
FREE for Chamber members*
$15 for Non-Members

*If you are a current Chamber member and are unable to register for free, please e-mail your name, company and e-mail address to to be added to your company's record.
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