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NAWBO March 2021 Luncheon W/ C. Marie Williams

March 25 at 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Virtual Event
Free – $45

This month, learn how to protect your business from online predators with C. Marie Willimas of The Purpose Broker LLC in her title talk:

The Purpose of the Pandemic in Our Lives: Healing and Humanity


Luncheon Details

Thursday, March 25, 2021

Registration/Networking 11 a.m.; Luncheon begins at 11:30 a.m.

Harold’s In The Heights 350 W 19th St, Houston, TX 77008

Early Registration Costs $45

Member registration Costs $35


Houston, Texas (March 25, 2021) Join the National Association of Women Business Owners Houston Chapter on Thursday, March 25th for a networking luncheon and a presentation by, C. Marie Williams of The Purpose Broker LLC. 

This incredible talk will allow participants to leave with these 3 takeaways/strategies to implement in their business or professional life immediately.

  1. How the Pandemic Happened FOR US 
  2. What Our Communities and World Have Been in NEED OF 


Keep in mind that we will be exercising COVID 19 precautions.

  1. Masks required upon entering Harold’s In The Heights.
  2. Masks may be removed during eating times and once done.
  3. We will be practicing safe networking measures as well no hand-shaking is permitted however elbow bumps are welcomed!
  4. Maintain a safe distance between you and other guests, we know you are eager to network just exercise your best judgment.
  5. Make sure to connect with others through social and book your 1 on 1 with each other.

Join the board and NAWBO members at this welcome back event. See you there!


About Our Speaker

“C. Marie is the Transformational Millennial Superstar of Texas,” Champion Builders CEO. Carla Marie Buford-Williams, aka “C. Marie”, was born with a gift at cross connecting people from the boundaries in front of them to their humanity on the other side. She is the Chief Visionary Officer at The Purpose Broker, LLC where she is an awarded Transformational Speaker, a Life Purpose Alignment & Life Story Development Coach. She Produces Revolutionary Events, Powerful Shows and has a B.O.S.S. Care Club membership as well. They ALL help Individuals and companies to tap into their WHO, their WHY, their Story… their WORTH!


“The largest Corporations and Organizations are missing out by not connecting their members to something more meaningful than profit and it’s how they missed out on me as a leader,” says the Revolutionary Team Culture Trainer. “An interconnected PURPOSE is the ultimate driver of the individual, the team… AND the profits.”


Mrs. Williams has delivered hundreds of inspiring speeches & presentations for business organizations, community organizations, faith-based organizations, and associations. She’s spearheaded and launched several businesses and organizations including 4 before the age of 30.


She was also offered the position of President for a marketing firm in Houston by a Partner with 20+ Years of executive industry experience; General Manager for a startup tech. company in Springfield, Missouri, and General Manager for a fine Italian restaurant in Sugar Land, TX. She’s trained in Management through Top Management Development Programs by Multiple Fortune 500


Mrs. Williams worked alongside and represented a U.S. Congressman, 2 State House Representatives, 1 state senate representative, 3 Honorable Judges, and The Economics & Government Affairs Departments for Two City Chambers.


As The Purpose Broker, C. Marie has been featured on The Entrepreneur Academy Podcast, The Purpose to Profit Podcast, KHOU 11, KCOH Radio, The Multi-Million Dollar Brand, the Services Cooperative Association, The Black Speakers Network, SPEAKERCON, the Straight to the Top Show with RMI Capital, Destiny Talk Live, Gospel Radio Nation, The Greater Black Houston Chamber, The City of Houston, The Juneteenth Festival, My Sisters Keeper Houston, The Grace and Mercy Foundation and MANY MORE!


Right before the pandemic, she received the Top Speaker Award for the Services Cooperative Association of Texas, The Power Millennial of The Year Award by The Creative Life Institute in New York, was nominated for the Woman to Watch of the Year Award, and was 1 of 4 Nominees for the Startup Pinnacle Award in Houston, TX.


This was also around the time she discovered a new purpose for her life. Mrs. Williams and her college-sweetheart-turned-husband and managing partner of the investment firm they run together- Impetus Real Estate Partners- would be welcoming a new life in the world!… In 2020 of all years!


Niara [Ny-ar-ah] means one with a High Purpose in Swahili. It is exactly what this precious baby girl has crowned her mother with and it’s what the Proud Human and Dog Mom says she hopes to rebirth over and over again in every incredible human being and enchanted audience that she is gracious to empower.


About National Association of Business Women Owners Houston Chapter (NAWBO)

AS one of the oldest chapters in NAWBO, the Houston chapter empowers women business owners to directly impact the movement of the organization with voting rights and the opportunity to serve on their local chapter or NAWBO National Board. For more information, you can visit nawbohouston.org.


National Association of Business Women Owners (NAWBO)

Founded in 1975, a group of a dozen like-minded businesswomen in the D.C. area gathered to share information and create an atmosphere of the professional community to further and strengthen their entrepreneurial interests. With over 45 years of impact, the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) is the unified voice of over 10 million women-owned businesses in the United States representing the fastest-growing segment of the economy.


March 25
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Free – $45
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Harold’s In The Heights
350 W 19th St
Houston, 77008 United States
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(713) 360-6204


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