Deprecated: mysql_connect(): The mysql extension is deprecated and will be removed in the future: use mysqli or PDO instead in /home/goforthe/public_html/main.php on line 32

About Us

Go for the Greens Team Partners Partners Partners Partners Partners

Mission

The mission of Go for the Greens Foundation Inc. is based on three 'green' pillars: business growth that leads to profit and creates jobs; sustainable business practices that foster a healthier planet; and business strategy through the sport of golf. The foundation hosts an annual conference to connect women-owned businesses with corporations, government agencies and nonprofits to encourage them to do business together in a safe and comfortable setting.

This is our amazing team

Go for the Greens is a high-level business development conference for women entrepreneurs. Since our first conference in 2008, we have produced a boutique event that offers exclusive access to companies, government agencies and nonprofits that can help women-owned businesses secure their largest, most profitable contracts ever. Go for the Greens is operated by the Go for the Greens Foundation Inc., a Florida-based nonprofit registered as a 501(c)3 charitable organization.
Our all-volunteer team includes people from organizations that promote women-owned businesses. Partner organizations include our co-founding sponsors:

  • UPS and Walt Disney World
  • Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)
  • Women Presidents Organization (WPO)
  • National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO)
  • The International Alliance for Women (TIAW)
  • the Women's Business Development Council of Florida (WBDC-FL)
  • National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC)
  • Athena International
  • Women in Defense
  • weVENTURE from Florida Institute of Technology
  • WEConnect International
  • Newfoundland and Labrador Organization of Women Entrepreneurs (NLOWE)
  • Women Impacting Public Policy (WIPP)
  • Executive Women's Golf Association (EWGA)
  • Women of Color Golf and others
  • Global Affairs Canada's Business Women in International Trade

Feel free to reach out to any of our executive committee members below with questions or to get involved.

Conference Chair: Cindy Chace, cchace@ups.com
Conference Co-Chair: Diane Sears, diane@di-verse-media.com
Procurement Chair: Nancy Allen, nancyallen@womensbusiness.info
Sponsorship Chair: Billie Bryant Schultz, bbryant@cesco-inc.com
Marketing Chair: Pamela Rogan, pamela@roganmarketing.com
Golf Event Chair: Melinda West, Melinda@thehiringcompany.com
Golf Event Co-Chair: Martha Suris, blaise3369@aol.com
Client Coordinator: Karen Chace, kwchace@aol.com

To get involved or have questions, please fill out the contact form here