The Franz Center is proud to announce the start of the Leadership Speaker Series with the first of five speakers. Jill Nelson, Founder and CEO of Ruby Receptionists, starts the conversation on Monday, February 24, 2014 at 7:10 PM in the Buckley Center Auditorium.
Founded by Jill Nelson in 2003, Ruby Receptionists serves more than 2,600 small business professionals throughout North America. Nelson’s unique approach to business, “Practicing WoWism,” drives the company’s growth and has helped secure coveted awards, including back-to-back years in the top three on Fortune Magazine’s Best Small Company to work for in the U.S. list and six consecutive years as a fastest growing company in Oregon. In 2013, Portland’s Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) awarded nelson its Entrepreneur of the Year Award.
The speaker series is free and open to the public. We hope you can join us….
The Faith-Based Leadership Program is accepting applications! The program is designed for students who want to experience the challenges facing leaders in the Church and other faith-based organizations. Interning as an executive assistant for a senior leader in one of these organizations, you will be immersed in the reality of its day-to-day operations while, at the same time, discerning how God may be calling you to use your gifts and talents. To find out more about the program click here. To apply for the program click here!