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The Steed Society Inc. Presents Female Success Factor Top 25 Women of Dallas

The Top 25 Women Awards recognizes 25 influential women in a city whose hard work and dedication have garnered them success in business and personal endeavors. We admire their tenacity and we salute these extraordinary women who represent the finest in corporate, civic, philanthropy, education, entertainment and community leadership that their city has to offer.

After being held in Atlanta, Chicago and Houston, Dallas will host Female Success Factor on November 15th, 2016 at 7 Senses (150 Turtle Creek Blvd #107, Dallas, TX 75207), 7pm – 9 pm. Through a nomination of  prominent successful African-American, Asian, and Latina women to be recognized and honored.

Honorees are:

Ese’ Aze’nabor – Fashion Designer Haute-Couture and Ready-to-wear

Consuela Buckley – Founder & CEO Sway Creative Staffing Firm

Michelle Carter – 2 time Olympian, US Gold medalist

Judge Amber Givens-Davis – State District Judge, 282nd Judicial District Court

Mahisha Dellinger – CEO & Founder CURLS Beauty Brands

JoAnn Dickerson  - Principal,  Riverside Applied Learning Elementary School

Nakeah Fuller  - Founder & CEO of Nakeah Cosmetics of Hollywood

I’sha Gaines – Founder Editor of  HoneyBeNatural Magazine

Helen Giddings – Texas House of Representatives

Rhonda Davenport Johnson –  Comerica National Director of Retail Sales and Services

Matrice Ellis-Kirk – Managing Director, RSR Partners

Nanette Lee – Comedian, Radio personality, and Culinary Artist

Cynthia Marshall – AT&T, SVP HR & Chief Diversity Officer

Sara Madsen Miller, COO & Co-owner, 1820 Productions

Deena Rembert-Neason – Dr. Pepper Snapple Group VP HR Services

Dr. Faith Oliver Robertson – Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon, Cosmetic Makeup Artist

Minerva Rodriguez – President & CEO, MRR & Associates

Erika Salter – Founder & Managing Partner of The Law Offices of Erika N. Salter

L. Michelle Smith – AT&T Global Marketing, Director, PR

Jennifer Stimpson – The Hockaday School, Educator, Innovator, Scientist

Yodit Tewolde – Attorney/Founder The Law Office of Yodit Tewolde

Lupe Valdez -  Sheriff, Dallas County

Rowena Raroque-Watters – Owner & CEO, ETC Learning Centers

Cheryl Polote-Williamson – Philanthropist, Entrepreneur, Author & Inspirational Speaker

Alma G. Davis – Alma G. Davis Foundation, CEO

Presenting Sponsors – Rolling Out, Comerica Bank, AT&T, Charter Spectrum,Toyota, Dr. Pepper Snapple Group. Supporting Sponsors - Achieve PR, DFW Black Bloggers, and The Golden Circle.

Dionne Anglin of Fox 4 News will be the Mistress of Ceremonies accompanied by Award Winning Pianist Madison Anglin and sounds provided by DJ Poizon Ivy.

The program for Female Success Factor will proceed as follows:

Honoree and VIP Pre-reception (Sponsored by VOGA Italia)

Cocktails and Buffet / Honoree Ceremony

7:00 pm - 9:00pm


The Steed Society, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) organization with a mission to empower the community through motivational, educational and cultural initiatives. The Steed Society, Inc. and Female Success Factor are committed to celebrating the achievements of women. There is no doubt the contributions of women are vital to the success of many businesses around the world. It is our mission to ensure that those successes are recognized.

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