American Medical Depot (AMD) has a strong reputation of advocacy and support of small businesses, and will participate in the Los Angeles Chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners’ (NAWBO-LA) Strategic Planning Session on January 27, 2018 in Marina del Rey, CA. Beverly Kuykendall, AMD President of Government Business will represent AMD, where she will join others from the NAWBO-LA Leadership Advisory Board. The event will focus on planning, goal setting and moving the organization toward a purposeful 2018.
As an integral member of the NAWBO-LA Leadership Advisory Board, Ms. Kuykendall will present, “Positioning for Effective Leadership” in concert with the theme for the NAWBO-LA Annual Strategic Planning Session. With a strong background in federal procurement, logistics, distribution, sales and marketing management, Ms. Kuykendall has garnered experience in guiding organizations to the next level with effective change management and team coaching. Furthermore, her strong advocacy of small and diverse businesses is reflected in years of service on the boards of, co-founder and/or past president of organizations such as the Healthcare Supplier Diversity Alliance, the National Minority Medical Suppliers Association and the National Association of Market Developers. “Opportunities to exchange knowledge can have a positive butterfly effect on leaders and companies of the future. Each interaction we have during this Strategic Planning Session has the potential to influence the course of attendees’ business activities this year and I am so honored to be part of positive change,” said Ms. Kuykendall.
The NAWBO-LA chapter President, Schenae Rourk, is a tireless advocate for the impact the organization has on Women-Owned Businesses in the community.“The best approach to business development is formulating a plan that makes sense. This year’s Strategic Planning Session will partly focus on how NAWBO-LA members can collaborate to help underutilized businesses realize their full potential,” said Ms. Rourk.
For more information on the National Association of Women Business Owners – Los Angeles chapter, visit http://www.nawbola.org.
About American Medical Depot
AMD is a leading healthcare supply chain solutions company based in Miramar, FL that uses technology and insight to provide smarter ways for clients to manage medical supplies and equipment utilization within complex healthcare supply chains. AMD currently services Veterans hospital facilities across the Eastern seaboard as part of a contract award by the VA designed to streamline procurement. For over 20 years, AMD has executed proven value-add models and strong leadership in order to deliver smarter and more cost-efficient turnkey solutions for government and commercial markets. For more information, visit www.amdnext.com.
About the National Association of Women Business Owners
Founded in 1975, the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) represents the interests of all women entrepreneurs across all industries. Today the organization features chapters in almost every metropolitan area in the United States and is represented in 33 countries across the world through its affiliation with Les Femmes Chefs d’Enterprises Mondiales (World Association of Women Entrepreneurs).
The National Association of Women Business Owners – Los Angeles (NAWBO-LA) is one of the organization’s leading and innovative chapters since its beginnings in 1979. The mission of NAWBO-LA is to propel women entrepreneurs into economic, social and political spheres of power by: strengthening the wealth creating capacity of our members and promoting economic development within the entrepreneurial community; creating innovative and effective changes in the business culture; building strategic alliances, coalitions and affiliations; and transforming public policy and influencing opinion makers.