TITLE: Women’s Business Center Associate Program Director, weVENTURE at Florida Tech’s Bisk College of Business
EDUCATION: Bachelor of Administration at Barry University
YEARS IN AREA: Over 40
EXPERIENCE: 22 years of entrepreneurship, training and business service expertise
weVENTURE START DATE: May 14, 2018
Val Williams joined weVENTURE in May and shares her wealth of knowledge and wisdom as an entrepreneur, community leader and family advocate. As a Florida native, she has observed the changes and challenges in the business climate of this region and is invested in the continued growth and quality of life for the residents of Brevard, Indian River and St Lucie counties. Her strong desire to assist others in achieving their goals of entrepreneurship, small business ownership and business development is an asset to weVENTURE’s Women’s Business Center (WBC) program, which offers complimentary coaching and consultations as well as low- or no-cost business education workshops and purposeful networking opportunities for startup and launch phase entrepreneurs. The WBC program is one of several programs of weVENTURE, an organization housed within the Florida Institute of Technology Bisk College of Business, which seeks to ignite the economic power of women in business.
As a certified Women’s Business Advocate, Williams is uniquely qualified to assist with the challenges faced by women in business. She has received many awards and recognitions for leadership and is a dynamic speaker and professional trainer with a proven track record for team building. Her professional background has given her experience in market research and analysis, corporate planning, project management, financial record maintenance and quality control. She utilizes a combination of skills to partner in the vision of her clients and the goals of weVENTURE. ◆