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Tina Knowles Shares Success Secrets

8th Annual Summit assembles top business leaders for a cause October 2-3, 2014

Houston, Texas (September 8, 2014) Tina Knowles, former designer and manager of Destiny’s Child and international business mogul of the House of Dereon, is scheduled to speak among several other prominent business and media pioneers at the 8th Annual International Financial and Leadership Summit October 2 through October 3, 2014 at the JW Marriot Galleria in Houston, Texas.

The exciting two-day conference, hosted by The Texas Women’s Empowerment Foundation (TWEF), is themed “Economic Empowerment Through Diversity and Inclusion” and will benefit TWEF’s scholastic scholarships and programs at the Empowerment Community Center.

High-profiled professionals such as Knowles will put their busy businesses aside to raise funds for youth scholarship programs and the Eagle Scholars Enrichment Program’s Exposure Trip to Washington D.C. Other notable guests include American Idol winner, singer and Broadway actress Fantasia and Fox News’ Melinda Spaulding who will facilitate a Q&A panel with Nelson Mandela’s grandson Ndaba Mandela, Chairman and Co-Founder of Africa Rising.

Participants can choose to attend the entire summit with an all access registration or choose to attend individual sessions such as the International Women & Money Leadership Luncheon featuring Knowles and a tribute to women veterans, highlighting their incredible contributions to our nation’s business, public, and community service sectors.

Additional summit activities include dynamic leadership sessions, personal and professional enrichment workshops, a community celebration including live musical performances, roundtable discussions and the opportunity to build strategic partnerships and relationships.

For more information or to register for the 2014 IFLS Summit, please visit or contact Deavra Daughtry at 832-434-5325.