Taneshia Nash Laird - Speaker & Business/Community Development Expert
Taneshia Nash Laird is CEO of Legacy Business Advisors, an economic development and social enterprises consultancy serving clients throughout the country. Taneshia has a passion for economic growth for women and communities of color. Her work has included cultivating hundreds of millions of dollars of economic activity in the public and private sectors by helping grow small businesses; executing sports, entertainment and destination marketing; the promotion of affordable and mixed-income housing; and the development of commercial real estate. Her speaking topics include (but aren't limited to) "Build Your Network, Build Your Brand", "Revitalizing Communities of Color", "Find Your Fierce and Own It", "Women & Economic Development", "The Art of Failing Up", "Mentors, Champions and Godparents"