March 5, 2020 8:00 AM to 2:30 PM

Omni Houston Hotel at Westside

Join us for a day packed with learning, networking, resources, support, and more.

“Where women succeed they bring other women with them. When women have a sisterhood to lean on, there is a higher likelihood they will thrive.” - US Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship

Conference Agenda

We have a feature keynote speaker at breakfast. You will choose 3 breakout sessions. Then we will come back together to close this conference at lunch and a feature keynote speaker.


Keynote Speakers and Presenters

Learn who will be speaking at our women entrepreneur's conference

Speakers Bio


List of resources, sponsors, and small businesses that will have an exhibit table.



Carolyn Rodz serves as co-founder and CEO of Alice (, which helps businesses launch and grow. A free multi-channel platform powered by AI technology, Alice guides business owners by providing access to funding, networks and services. Through a network of more than 100,000 companies in all 50 states and across the globe, Alice is building the largest community of business owners in the country while tracking data and trends to increase owner success rate. Alice believes in business for all by providing access to all owners, especially women, people of color, veterans, and persons with disabilities. Alice exists to serve every American with an entrepreneurial spirit. At Alice, Carolyn oversees the machine learning and product growth of the company.

Misty Mousa-Lanza has been an advocate and convener of social impact in Houston for more than 20 years. She is a proud graduate from the Graduate College of Social Work. Misty takes great pride in the power of her duality: being both American and Latina. Her passion for reflecting the diversity of her community and fearless drive toward making Houston an equitable city has guided her non-traditional social work career path. Through her work ,she represents, empowers, and informs Latinos/a, as well as others, on the realities of the Hispanic opportunity. 


Toni Harris Taylor is also known as The Networking QueenTM. Toni’s brand is all about taking DRASTIC steps to be successful. As a sales and marketing coach with Drastic Results Training Solutions, Toni teaches entrepreneurs and sales professionals to build relationships to Get Known, Get Connected to Get Paid!