“Intuition: Your Own Personal Super Power”
Keynote Speaker: Kate Herman Wood
Kate is a coach, consultant, speaker, author and the founder of K8 Co where she helps people cultivate what counts in work and life through executive coaching and consulting with businesses to help them reach their growth goals.
In her previous role, Kate worked for American City Business Journals for 25 years, with the last 13 as the Market President and Publisher of the Nashville Business Journal. Here she and the team successfully grew the media entity in both print and digital subscriptions and more than 50 events annually, significantly elevating the Business Journal in the market.
During this time, Kate meet with CEOs and executives to learn their growth goals and strategy, then developed and implemented marketing solutions for her clients and the community.
Passionate about learned and unconscious behavior, Kate has been bringing together leaders of various backgrounds to have discussions on race, diversity and inclusion in a series of events called Expand. She also has presented to over 100 groups on how to “Networking for New Business” and has written a book on the subject.
Kate currently serves on the boards of the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce, United Way and the YMCA. She is a graduate of the Leadership Nashville class of 2009 and is a member of the Downtown Rotary.
Kate and her husband, Lee, have 5 children. Other activities in which she finds fulfillment include running, gardening, canoeing, painting, tennis and meditating.
Kate believes every person and team has the innate ability to work to their full potential maximizing performance for the company and the fulfillment of goals.