Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) Official Certifies Yvette Gavin As A Women’s Business Enterprise
Atlanta, Georgia (December, 2017) - In December 2017 Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) officially recognized elite business development strategist, certified trainer, and speaker, Yvette Gavin as a certified Women’s Business Enterprise.
WBENC is the nation’s largest third-party certifier of the businesses owned and operated by women in the United States. Certification is accepted by more than 1,000 corporations representing America’s most prestigious brands, in addition to many states, cities and other entities. The organization is a national leader driving women’s business growth. It brings together over 300 corporate and government members with more than 12,000 WBENC-Certified Women Business Enterprises. In conjunction with its 14 regional partner organizations (RPOs) spanning the country, it delivers thought leadership forums, business development workshops, MatchMaker meetings, executive education and robust business networking.
Yvette Gavin’s dedication to women’s business leadership is illustrated in her many professional roles advancing women’s excellence and opportunity. As the founder of Yvette Gavin Consulting, LLC, a business contributor for Black Enterprise, and her notable work with the United States Government, Gavin’s mission is in line with WBENC to fuel economic growth through access to opportunities, by identifying, certifying and facilitating development of women-owned businesses.
Gavin is an expert in growing small and large companies as well as navigating careers across changing landscapes which she proves in one of her books titled, Recalibrate! Navigating The Job Market With Confidence. She has been responsible for the establishment of new and developing existing initiatives that build strong workplace relationships with small minority owned business organizations. In addition to her past corporate responsibilities, Yvette Gavin is an accomplished author, a certified Prevention and Relationship Enhancement Program (PREP) facilitator, a certified life coach from the International Christian Coaching Association (ICCA), and a John C. Maxwell certified trainer, speaker, and coach. Her overall goal is to help others achieve their highest potential in their business, spiritual, and personal life.
About Yvette Gavin
Yvette Gavin is an elite business development strategist, certified trainer and speaker and the founder of Yvette Gavin Consulting, LLC. She is notably known for her work with the United States Government, her facilitation of relationship workshops for the U.S. Consulate in Brazil and The Georgia National Guard, as well as her overall ability to build thriving workplaces through dynamic training programs. Yvette is known for her ability to build high-performing Information Technology (IT) teams that deliver exceptional quality. She has held progressive leadership roles at Lockheed-Martin Aeronautical, Delta Air Lines, AT&T, Cbeyond and Cox Communications. Yvette has proven herself as an expert in growing small and large companies and navigating careers across changing landscapes which she proves in her book Recalibrate! Navigating The Job Market With Confidence.
Yvette holds a B.S. in Communications from Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, OK, and is the recipient of various leadership and community awards. Her awards include the Leadership Excellence Coin from the 78th Aviation Troop Command for her dedication to providing relationship training to Georgia’s Soldiers, the State of Georgia Governor’s Award for Outstanding Leadership and numerous leadership and process improvement awards from various Fortune 500 companies
In addition to being a respected business strategist, Yvette is also a former reporter for the Atlanta Journal Constitution (AJC) and the Birmingham News as well as a CNN Headline News (HLN) editor and manager of the Southeastern Bureau. She is an accomplished author , a certified Prevention and Relationship Enhancement Program (PREP) facilitator; a certified life coach from the International Christian Coaching Association (ICCA); and a Joe Beam Family Dynamics certified facilitator. In addition to writing Recalibrate! Navigating The Job Market With Confidence, she also authored What to Do After You Say I Do, combining her passion and experience of building thriving workplace and personal relationships. As a relationship expert Yvette has spoken at multiple conferences and appeared on numerous radio and television programs as an advisor. Additionally, The Georgia National Guard Chaplaincy Corp bestowed upon Yvette the Exemplary Performance Award while serving as an instructor for the Strong Bonds Marriage Conference. Her goal is to help others achieve their highest potential in their business, spiritual, and personal life.
Yvette’s career and life’s work covers a broad spectrum of successes that speaks highly of her talent and commitment to excellence. Remaining consistent with her deep conviction and passion to help others grow; Gavin is currently accepting opportunities as a keynote speaker for female empowerment and inspirational conferences. Her goal with every speaking opportunity is to educate, inspire and empower. For more information about Yvette Gavin visit www.YvetteGavin.com. For all inquiries contact [email protected].