Meet our panel of experts!
PINTEREST 101 FOR VIRTUAL ASSISTANTS WITH ADRIENNA MCDERMOTT
Adrienna McDermott is a former bridal boutique owner, wedding planner and florist turned virtual assistant. She is the owner of Ava And The Bee, a virtual assistant and social media managing company for wedding professionals. Adrienna has been in the wedding industry for 10 years, 5 years working and managing bridal salons, and 4 as the co-owner of Ivory & Beau, a wedding planning, bridal boutique and florist in Savannah, Georgia. With her fine arts degree from Savannah College of Art and Design and the experience of opening 3 business before the age of 28, she has acquired unique knowledge on how to start a business, flourish, and scale. Her work has been seen in print and online publications, including Savannah Weddings Magazine, Green Wedding Shoes, 100 Layer Cake and Ruffled. Adrienna is also passionate about educating others to become freelance virtual assistants. Through her mentorships and course, The Creative VA Academy, she helps women create businesses of their dreams.
PRICING YOUR PREMIUM SERVICE (HER PROVEN SYSTEM) WITH KRISTI MONTE
Kristi Monte, 23, is a serial entrepreneur and virtual assistant living in Nashville, TN. After starting and scaling multiple businesses before the age of 22, Kristi began her project-based virtual assistant service, VA for a day, in July 2018. VA for a day combines Kristi’s natural organizational skills with the experience she has gained from her diverse and ambitious professional pursuits by helping creative entrepreneurs streamline and automate their client experience. In 2019, Kristi launched her unique program, Booked Out VA, to educate and inspire young women to use their skills to become a virtual assistant and design a life they love.
THE FIRST YEAR FEATURING ROMAINE BROWN-PALMER
Romaine Brown Palmer is the founder of The Executive Administrative Group and a Virtual Assistant Coach. As a VA, she and her awesome team of 4 work with creatives, coaches and solo-entrepreneurs to help them manage and streamline their business through the power of delegation. Romaine launched her business to achieve the freedom she craved in her life and then her live training/coaching program, Launch Your Virtual Assistant Business in 90 Days, to help others achieve the same. When not making magic happen in other peoples business, she spends her time with her husband and daughter as a professional weekender, enjoying all that South Florida has to offer.
THE CLIENT EXPERIENCE FEATURING AMANDA PRUDEN
Amanda Pruden is an online business strategist. She founded her business, AP Virtual Solutions Inc., in early 2019, two weeks after leaving her corporate job of over 13 years. Amanda is passionate about translating her past career, as a project manager and business analyst, to the online space to support and empower female entrepreneurs who are creating meaningful change.
She works with boss babes to create strategies, and implement solutions with a logical and loving approach. Amanda’s goal is supporting her clients so they can scale and manage their businesses with ease.