Walker’s Legacy presents “Ask A Boss”, our latest digital masterclass series featuring women of influence who have achieved success in business and beyond. Enjoy our engaging conversation with Founder of Carol’s Daughter, Lisa Price.
Holli Draines is the Principal and CEO of Elite Strategy Global (ESG)- a top-tier suite of diverse service offerings, to include personal protection, data privacy, investigations, and more. Not to mention, the first 100% minority woman-owned security firm to oversee security and risk management for the ESSENCE Festival of Culture and related events in the organization’s 50-year history.
Holli is a poised and trusted leader in Proactive Security and Risk Management, Cyber Security, and Intelligence Analysis. Holli’s background as a U.S. Secret Service Special Agent, includes provision of personal protection for some of the Nation’s top executives, including former First Lady Michelle Obama, and President Barack Obama.
Sylvia Acevedo is an engineer, rocket scientist, tech entrepreneur, author, and the CEO of Girl Scouts of the USA. She was appointed interim CEO in 2016, becoming permanent in 2017 and coming full circle from her youth as a Girl Scout in Las Cruces, New Mexico. Through Girl Scouts, Sylvia discovered her passion for space, science, and math. Her interest in STEM subjects would lead her to a career as a rocket scientist, engineer, technology executive, and award-winning STEM entrepreneur.
Nely Galán is a self-made media mogul. She was the first Latina President of Entertainment for a U.S. television network- Telemundo, and an Emmy Award winning producer of over 700 television shows in English and Spanish, including the hit reality series, “The Swan” for 20th Century Fox, which she produced through her multi-media company Galan Entertainment. Her company also launched over 10 television channels abroad for companies like HBO, ESPN, FOX, MGM and Sony.