HerRise Conference

OCT 20-21,2023

Thank You For Joining Us! See Your Next Year.


Rockville Centre, New York

Calling all trailblazing women executives, business owners, entrepreneurs, and community leaders! It’s time to rise to new heights and seize the opportunities that await you at the 10th Annual HerRise Conference Celebration. This electrifying 2-day event is tailor-made for women of color like YOU, seeking to amplify their careers, fuel financial prosperity, and ignite business growth! 

At the HerRise Conference, we believe in the unstoppable power of women of color! 

Our mission is to provide a transformative platform that equips executives, business owners, entrepreneurs, and community leaders with the tools they need to break barriers, achieve unparalleled success, and make a lasting impact on their careers and businesses.


Why Attend HERRISE?

Dynamic Speakers, Limitless Inspiration

Get ready to be energized by our lineup of dynamic speakers who have charted extraordinary paths in their careers and businesses. Gain valuable insights, strategies, and real-world advice that will ignite the fire within you to chase your dreams fearlessly.

Panel Discussions & Fireside Chats

Connect with a vibrant community during our interactive panel discussions and intimate fireside chats. Dive deep into discussions on career advancement, financial development, and business growth, and emerge with fresh perspectives and actionable takeaways.

Tailored Sessions for Personalized Growth

You don’t have to choose from an array of breakout sessions, our agenda is tailored to address the most relevant and timely topics for your career advancement and business success. From leadership and innovation to marketing and financial mastery, these sessions will equip you with the tools to thrive in your industry.

Celebrate Women of Excellence

The HerRise Awards Dinner is a prestigious celebration of remarkable women who have achieved extraordinary milestones in their careers and businesses, who have made a significant impact in their communities. By attending, you’ll have the opportunity to honor and applaud these trailblazers, drawing inspiration from their stories of perseverance and success.

Who Attends HERRISE?


Business Owners & Entrepreneurs

Community Leaders

You are the driving force of change, and HerRise is designed for YOU! 

Come together with like-minded women from diverse backgrounds, united by the common goal of shattering glass ceilings and conquering new frontiers in the world of business.


Our 2023 theme

Embodies the spirit of women of color as they rise above challenges, leaving a lasting impact on their careers and businesses.

Embrace resilience

Forge powerful connections

Soar to new heights with unwavering strength.

2023 HerRise Conference Structure

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DAY 1 – Fri, Oct 20

HerRise Business Bootcamp

Designed to educate, equip and empower entrepreneurs, will unlock your potential across the HerSuiteSpot four pillars of success. You’ll master

  • brand design
  • learn effective team-building and delegation
  • harness the power of AI for small businesses
  • refine your pitch-perfecting skills.

DAY 1 – Fri, Oct 20

HerRise Awards Dinner

A prestigious celebration of remarkable women who have achieved extraordinary milestones in their careers and businesses, who have made a significant impact in their communities.

Powerful Networking opportunity with women who are making a difference!

(Dinner included)

DAY 2 – Sat, Oct 21

HerRise Leadership Conference

A power-packed day with real insights, practical strategies and guidance from a myriad of

  • guest speakers
  • panel discussions
  • fireside chats
  • masterclasses
  • networking and more.

    (Breakfast and lunch will be provided.)

All Access: Bootcamp + Awards Dinner + Conference

All Access!!

A 2-day event filled with guest speakers, panel discussions, fireside chats, masterclasses, networking and more:
Business Bootcamp & Mastermind
HerRise Awards Dinner
Leadership Conference
Breakfast, lunch and dinner will provided.

At HerRise, we celebrate diversity and inclusivity, recognizing the strength that lies within each individual’s unique journey. Together, we’ll build a supportive network that uplifts and empowers, fostering collaborations that transcend boundaries and create lasting impact.

Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to unlock your full potential and transform your career and business trajectory! REGISTER NOW for the 10th Annual HerRise Conference and join the ranks of visionary women shaping the future of the business world.

Limited spots available! Secure yours today and embark on your journey to greatness!


Keynote Speakers

Michaelle Solages

New York State Assembly Member

Corrie LoGiudice

Founder & CEO at Corrie Lo & Co LLC

Deja Vu

Founder & CEO at Deja Vu Speaks Media

Executive Leader Honorees

Rande Bynum

Chief Executive Officer at Girl Scouts of Nassau County

Jovana Jenkins

CEO & Founder at Storm PR Agency

Dr. Sandra Scott

Executive Director of the Brookdale Hospital Campus of One Brooklyn Health

Avis Jones-Devonish

Partner At New York Life Insurance Company

Yvette Salomon Literary Award

Adrian Goodwin

NYC Police Detective/Negotiator, Professor and Author

Yva Jourdan Foundation Award

To Be Announced

Coming Soon

Rising Star Honorees

Alyssa Burndley

Valley Stream North High School

Dyani Myers

Valley Stream Central High School

Uzoma Nweze

Valley Stream North High School


Andrea Kelli

CEO at Andrea Kelli Brands, LLC

Nusrat Ahmed

Founder at Learning Experience Designer

Dr. Sheniqua Johnson

CEO at Stronger Through Faith Media

Ashley Blain

Founder & CEO at ZenLuxCo

Amanda Fludd, LCSW-R

Psychotherapist & Wellness Consultant

Pearl Michalson

Founder & CEO at Thanks Imaging

Hussam Elgoarany

Content Strategy Manager at Thanks Imaging

Sarah Thompson

Media Director at Thanks Imaging

MelRose B. Corley

Author & Life Coach

Marsha Guerrier

Founder & CEO at HerSuiteSpot


Email us to learn about sponsorship opportunities at community@hersuitespot.com

Be among the dreamers, innovators and influencers who turn ambition into reality, know their purpose, reimage their communities and Rise to their highest potential while lifting others along the way!
Marsha Guerrier
Marsha Guerrier
Founder and Host