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The Path to Emotional Well-Being and Connection to the Community

August 27 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Join the South Salt Lake Women in Business Committee as we delve into emotional well-being and the six steps you can utilize to achieve emotional intelligence. You’ll learn about the resources and employee assistance programs that you can utilize and how to leverage technology to improve your well being.

12:00 – 12:05 p.m.

Welcome and Introduction: Gary Birdsall, President & CEO of SSL Chamber

12:05 – 12:25 p.m.

Understanding Well-Being and Intelligence, and How to Utilize Resources in the Workplace: Gabriela Benitez

12:25 – 12:45 p.m.

How to Leverage Technology to Improve Well-Being : Carolyn Adams

12:45 – 1:00 p.m.

Q & A Session

About the Speakers
Carolyn Adams

Carolyn has been focused on technology and its inclusion within business processes for the past decade. She has worked in-house at several tech startup companies and founded three technology consulting firms which exposed her to hundreds of different companies in a variety of industries and segments.

Carolyn continues to be a thought leader within the technology community and mentors and teaches other aspiring entrepreneurs. She has been published in the Huffington Post and has been a speaker at the largest tech conference in the country, Dreamforce, for three years running.

Gabriela Benitez, Senior Benefits Advisor – Diversified Insurance

Gabriela Benitez is a native Spanish speaking Latina, has always held a clear vision, high degree of integrity and a passion to advocate for businesses growth and consumer education. With over 18 years of healthcare experience Gabriela has become the “go to” reputable agent in both the

Latino and mainstream community. Gabriela has extensive experience in all aspects of healthcare; healthcare reform and exchanges, chief executive officer, president, marketing, business development, benefit producer, TV spokesperson, business consultant, legal compliance, trainer, director, and operations management.

Among her many local and national recognitions a few stand out; the Business-person of the year award from the Utah Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, the first agent in Utah being recognized by “Latino” magazine as the healthcare “guru”, the national Blue Cross and Blue Shield emerging markets award. Gabriela was the first agent recognized by The Utah Office of Economic Development for her collaborations in the startup and development of the HealthCare Reform Utah health exchange. Gabriela has joined Diversified Insurance Group as a senior Employee Benefit Consultant. Her success derives from meticulously tailoring best health care benefit solutions for her clients and backing it up with the finest client service available.

Overall her favorite role is being a mother and spending time with her two boys. Gabriela is known for her engagement, perseverance, and tenacious leadership.


August 27
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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