INTERNATIONAL FLORIDIAN ENTREPRENEURS TO SPEAK AT COLLEGIATE ENTREPRENERUS ORGANIZATION 2014 NATIONAL CONFERNECE
TAMPA – The Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization (CEO) has teamed up with The University of Tampa to host the 17th annual CEO National Conference Oct. 30-Nov. 1, 2014, at Orlando’s Hyatt Grand Cypress. For three days, over 1,500 students will innovate, create and develop business ventures slated to revolutionize the entrepreneurial community.
The 2014 National Conference will feature two world-renowned speakers that are sure to provide a dynamic experience for all in attendance. Among approximately ninety-five speakers, two will shine above the rest.
Young Women’s Leadership Symposium
Leadership Seminar Aims to Help Girls
The first Tampa Bay Young Women’s Leadership Symposium is from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. April 18 at the Columbia Restaurant, 2117 E Seventh Ave. The event will host about 100 high school girls from the Tampa Bay area who will have the opportunity to interact with organization community leaders. The forum will focus on college and career planning, leadership, diversity and advocating for girls, with keynote speaker Tammy Levent, who has been an entrepreneur since age 17.
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Elite Travel began with one Sandals vacation
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July 27, 2007
An armed robbery in her family’s jewelry store changed Tammy Levent’s life. Her husband was badly injured, and the couple lost their life’s savings.
In 1995, she decided to start another career in her field of dreams: travel.
“I started with nothing,” Levent said. “I was six months in arrears with my mortgage, so I traded out a free vacation at Sandals Resort to get started.”
Getting to know Elite Travel business owner Tammy Levent in this week’s “10 questions”
Are you ever curious about the real lives of politicians, celebrities, local newsmakers and athletes?
Each Tuesday, ABC Action News asks 10 questions of a Bay area leader, politician or even national celebrity.
We go beyond the questions that are news of the day. After all sometimes, we want know more about them. What’s their favorite music? Biggest regret? And who do they look up to?
This week a first for this feature-a travel agency owner answers our 10 questions. Tammy Levent with Elite Travel has been in the news quite a bit lately.