New Officers Announced for the Florida Chapter of Women in Ecommerce

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Heidi Richards Mooney

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New Officers Announced for the Florida Chapter of Women in Ecommerce ™

Fort Lauderdale, FL (January 3, 2012) — Heidi Richards Mooney, Founder of Women in Ecommerce™ announces the selection of the new members of the Board of Advisors for the Florida Chapter of Women in Ecommerce™.  The board expansion comes at a time when the Florida Chapter needs it most.

According to Suzannah Richards, CLU, LUTCF, CLTC Financial Services Professional with New York Life Insurance Company and President of the Florida Chapter, “We are excited about the board expansion . These women bring an added level of professionalism and experience to our board and we are looking forward to working with them to achieve the goals of Women in Ecommerce™ locally. Growth of the chapter and ever-changing technology makes the expansion vital to our exhistence and to our future to serve women by “helping them do business on the web.”

The new board members include: Cheryl Rubman, Kathy Dedek and Charlene Christiano. Cheryl Rubman is a Speaker, Entrepreneur, Author & Luxury Lifestyle Specialist. Kathy Dedek is Co-Owner of sales and technology company, Brilliant Technology Applied (BTA). Charlene Christiano is known as “The Power Shifter”, is a Transformational Specialist for both personal and professional development.

Also on board is Dee Jimenez Grabowski, in the role of Director of Registration. Dee is a Tax Accountant by trade but her passion for education has often put her in roles of educator, mentor and guide.

Returning to the board for a second term are: Suzannah Richards, President, Rosana Santos Calambichis, President Elect, Ellen Sue Burton, Vice Presient of Hospitality, Lydia Harris, Vice President of Professional Development and Racheli Smilovits, Vice President of Technology. Rosana Santos Calambichis is president of Big Chef, a food manufacturing company s company that specializes in gourmet canapés, appetizers and hors d’oeuvres that are delivered to your door. Ellen Sue Burton is Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of Duo Magazine. Lydia Harris is CEO of The Entrepreneur’s Garden – a resource for new business owners and Racheli Smilovits of Loans-4-U a mortgage lending company serving South Florida.

About Women in Ecommerce: For more than ten years, Women in Ecommerce™ has been helping women do business on the web by providing educational events, seminars, webinars, conferences and teleclasses via our website and social media platforms. We have a diverse membership of women from all walks of life representing 54 countries worldwide. Our members are work at home moms, professionals, educators, etailers, retail businesses, direct sales representatives, affiliate marketers, online sales professionals, auction site sellers and resellers, web designers, and other technology experts. Our goals coming into our tenth year are to develop an ecommerce certification course via our WeCademy educational platform, a strong blog presence with daily contributions by our members, an enhanced awards program and to host our annual Women’s Ecommerce Days event. In addition we are looking for ambitious, forward-thinking leaders around the globe to open local chapters in the US, CANADA, EUROPE, SOUTH AMERICA, AFRICA, ASIA AND AUSTRALIA.

For women interested in learning how to effectively manage their time in social media and do MORE business on the web, they should visit the Women in Ecommerce™ website at today! To make it easy for women to get started Women in Ecommerce™ offers a FREE membership level (Silver) which anyone can join for a year. For more information or to start a Chapter in your area please call Heidi Richards Mooney, Founder at 954-625-6606 or email her at