Williams, M.S. is recognized as a national radio
personality, transformational speaker, author, leadership
expert and change agent. She has a proven track record
for elevating individuals, teams, and organizations,
to perform at their highest and greatest potential.
In 2012, she was named one of ICABA's 100 Most Accomplished
Black Entrepreneurs in South Florida.
Williams earned her stellar broadcasting reputation
as pioneering National XM Satellite Radio Talk Show
Host of Greatness By Design. For over 7 years,
she conducted interviews with high profile and distinguished
guests, including Dr. Stephen Covey, Dr. Maya Angelou,
Denzel Washington, Faye Wattleton, Charles OsGood, Quincy
Jones, Suze Orman, Laila Ali, Kerry Washington, Nancy
Wilson, Iyanla Vanzant, Dr. Dorothy Height, Diana Ross,
Dr. Ruth Simmons, Janice Bryant-Howroyd, Deepak Chopra,
L.L. Cool J and others (View
Guest List and testimonials).
covered the historical 2008 Democratic National Convention's
Presidential Nomination of Barack Obama in Denver followed
by front row live coverage of his 2009 Presidential
Inauguration in Washington, DC.
by the success of her groundbreaking XM radio roundtable
series, Race & Gender in our Nation featuring
Dr. Mary Frances Berry, A'Lelia Bundles, Moya Bailey,
Jill Nelson and others, she established the National
Black Women's Town Hall, Inc. (NBWTH),
a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, dedicated to addressing
black women and girl's issues and concerns through dialogue,
leadership development, advocacy, solution-building
and mentoring. Her vision attracted distinguished black
women and its success garnered several invitations to
the White House including an exclusive invitation from
First Lady Michelle Obama to attend a special film screening
with 30 other female leaders from around the country.
uses her broad range of experience and expertise as
an Adjunct Professor for the Center for Leadership
and Professional Studies at Palm Beach State College.
She is author of How To Design Your Mind For
Greatness, the 21st Century Sisterhood of Greatness
Manifesto, contributing author in bestselling series
Chicken Soup for the African-American Woman's Soul,
Tuesday Morning Love, and is featured in The
Color Complex (Revised): The Politics of Skin Color
in the New Millennium, Self Seduction: Your Ultimate
Path to Inner and Outer Beauty, and national magazines
including Black Enterprise Magazine, The Green Magazine,
and Heart and Soul. Her academic writings have
been published in international business management
journals including "Creating and Maintaining
an Efficient "Built Ford Tough" Learning Organization:
The Evolution of Organizational Success."
to the significance of her radio contributions, The
Howard University Moorland Spingarn Research Center
in Washington, DC archives the Blanche A. Williams
Greatness By Design" Radio Collection," which
began airing on January 20, 2003. It includes once in
a lifetime historical conversations with some of the
world's most prominent and fascinating people.
earned her Master's in Leadership with honors
from Nova Southeastern University's Wayne Huizenga School
of Business and Entrepreneurship where she had received
Advanced Training in the Situational Leadership®
Model by its renowned creator, Dr. Paul Hersey.
Williams received her undergraduate degree in Communication
Studies from University of Maryland.
Paul Hersey and Blanche Williams (2011)
has received the "Woman of Recognition" from
National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO),
the Key To Dade County, Special Recognition from President
Clinton and USA State Department for her work, as only
minority firm, with the Clinton Administration for
the 1992 Western Hemispheric "Summit of the Americas"
convened in Miami, Florida. Her business expertise
and community development efforts as Small Business
Incubator Director of The Center for Technology, Enterprise
and Development(T.E.D. Center) garnered her a special
invitation to speak at United Nations Habitat II
Conference in Istanbul, Turkey.
received ICABA's 2012 , is a member of the International
Association of Teamwork Facilitators and serves
as an expert for the Women's Media Center SHESOURCE.
leverages her abilities, skills, education and experience
to elevate her clients potential by expanding their
perspective, supporting their vision, and holding them
accountable. Blanche believes, "Success is by
choice, not by chance."