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Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Professional Development Seminar

08:30 AM - 10:00 AM Eastern Standard Time

A Professional Development Seminar on Entrepreneurship - Lessons Learned & Moving Forward.

Learn the challenges and rewards of owning a business from women who have led their companies to success for over 20 years! At this Professional Development Seminar, entrepreneurs Susan Rani and Deborah Sawyer will share their experience in a discussion and open forum facilitated by Emma Kowalenko.   

Susan Rani is a professional engineer and principal of Rani Engineering, a professional technical services firm.  The company she started in 1993 with two employees has grown to 30 employees today and is recognized as the largest female and minority-owned professional engineering firm in Minnesota.

Deborah Sawyer founded Environmental Design International in 1991 and is the firm’s President and CEO.  EDI has grown from just a handful of employees to nearly 70, and celebrated its 20th anniversary in February 2011.

Emma Kowalenko is the owner and President of Kowalenko Consulting Group, Inc.  Since 1988, Kowalenko Consulting has been providing transportation planning, environmental, research and technical support services to a variety of public and private sector clients.

When:  Tuesday, October 30, 2012
7:30am - 8:00am Breakfast
8:00am - 9:00am Panel Discussion

Where:  RTA Office
175 W Jackson Blvd
16th Floor, Board Conference Room
(use the elevator bank in the middle of the building to access the 16th floor)

Cost:  $5 Members & Students
 $10 Non-Member Public
 $15 Non-Member Private

Register by October 23, 2012 at www.wtsevents.org and select "Greater Chicago".  Please note that attendees must pay in advance online or at the door for this program.

If you have any questions about the event, please contact Jill Hayes at jill.hayes@aecom.com.

Special thanks to RTA for hosting this event!

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