The 100 Women to KNOW Across America Award, presented by JPMorgan Chase is a recognition that showcases the most influential, achieved, and honorable women in our society. Following a nomination and interview process, these women entrepreneurs, executives, creatives, and philanthropists have not only grown their dreams, but have created boundless opportunities for the next generation of female leaders. These women exemplify what it means to be high-achieving and ambitious on the next level and continue to pour into their communities as they do so.

Betty Hines is a highly accomplished Business Strategist, Business Connector, and Certified Advanced Facilitator, who specializes in working with women businesses. Drawing on her extensive experience as a former C-Suite Executive, Entrepreneur, and Consultant, Betty is uniquely qualified to address the pressing issues, which is why she founded Women Elevating Women aka WEW. WEW is dedicated to elevating women in business and provides guidance on achieving success through her five Pillars of Success: COLLABORATE, CONNECT, COMMUNICATE, COURAGE, and CULTIVATE.

What advice would you give your younger self?

It’s OK to give and not receive, but its not OK not to give. The blessing and win is in giving and sharing your blessing with others.

What is your favorite quote?

As Iron Sharpens Iron, Women Elevate Women.

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