Judy Smith Keynote Speaker at WBDC’s Conference

Judy Smith, the crisis management expert portrayed by Kerry Washington on ABC’s Scandal, will deliver the keynote address at the Women’s Empowerment Luncheon during the 28th Annual Entrepreneurial Woman’s Conference in Chicago.

Presented by the Women’s Business Development Center (WBDC), the luncheon will be held on Wednesday, September 17 at  Chicago’s McCormick Place-West, 2301 S. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive.

Smith is the founder and president of Smith & Company, a leading strategic and crisis communications firm.

She was also the senior vice president of corporate communications at NBC while performing as a special assistant deputy press secretary to President George H. W. Bush.

The Conference is themed “Your Growth Is Our Business” and will feature an opening night Awards Reception honoring successful female entrepreneurs.

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