Our Women to Watch are some of Austin’s most engaging, empowering and successful women! This month we’ve included a special Roll Call section to feature more of Austin’s female leaders and roll models.
Wilson & Goldrick Realtors
Cindy Goldrick, Broker/Owner
Your real estate experts for over 35 years, Wilson & Goldrick Realtors was established in the heart of Westlake and founded by Cindy Goldrick. Her vision was to create an experienced team of realtors to act as ambassadors for incoming residents and those looking to relocate. The company has used its knowledge to grow into a well-respected agency that guides in buying, developing and selling property, while meeting individual needs. Their slogan, “Our Performance Will Move You,” stems from their longtime support of the arts. The company supports many local charities and nonprofits. They take great pride in their strong community presence.
Legacy Real Estate Group
Nicole Marburger, Owner/Broker Associate
Nicole Marburger is the founder and broker associate of Legacy Real EstateGroup. She is an influencer in the Austin real estate market and ranks among the top 2% of agents. As a certified luxury home marketing specialist, and with a Texas State University bachelor’s degree in marketing with a sales concentration, she creates unique and detailed marketing strategies for each home. Nothing is more important to Marburger than genuine relationships with her clients that last beyond a transaction. Whether she guides you through buying, selling, investing or developing in Central Texas, you have made a friend for life in Nicole Marburger.
Summit Leadership Partners
Corinne Mason, Ph.D., Partner
As a partner with one of the fastest growing leadership advisory firms in theUnited States, Summit Leadership Partners LLC, Corinne Mason is a highly sought-after executive coach and C-suite human capital consultant. She brings over three decades of experience as a former senior leader herself, applying hard-won wisdom to advising mid-market high-growth leaders on how to scale and grow their organizations through their own unique leadership approaches. She also has a passion for helping other women succeed and specializes in helping women entrepreneurs and leaders to advance themselves and their companies.
North Austin Virtual Assistance
Shequana Hughes, Founder and Systems Integrator
Motivated by helping small-business owners stay informed during the COVIDcrisis, Shequana Hughes joined the STL Small Business Task Force in her hometown, offering strategic planning and resources for business owners all over the region. Being a wife and mother of five, Hughes knows all too well the need for support. She decided to marry her 20+ years of executive administrative experience and love of entrepreneurship to give small-business owners their lives back. Since starting Virtual Assistance Agency in 2016, taking her clients out of the daily grind has been her mission.
The Selfie Stylist
Lana Ashby Rowder, Founder
In February, Lana Ashby Rowder launched the first ever personal styling app that connects users with a live stylist. This nurse, wife and mom of two has spent the last few years doing personal styling on the side, and last year creating this mobile app. She wants everyone to have easy, affordable access to a personal stylist. When life’s important moments arise, we want confirmation that we look good. Simply upload up to five selfies of outfits you’re considering; she will tell you which looks best on you! Because “when we look good, we feel good, and then we go out and do good.”
3 Small Plates Catering LLC
Jen D. Rodriguez (Chef JRodi), Executive Chef and Owner
A self-taught chef, Jen Rodriguez’s love for entertaining and cooking evolved into 3 small plates LLC, a contemporary tapas-style catering company specializing in small-plate culinary journeys. Drawing on European travels, residences in Spain and Germany, family experiences along with a culturally diverse group of friends and the love of food, she uses these talents to cultivate one-of-a-kind dishes for clients to experience the artistry of Europe, one plate at a time. An artist at heart, the Texas native is an award-winning DVD journalist and photographer with a rooted passion for serving others. She’s a member of Les Dames d’Escoffier, Austin chapter.
Keller Williams Realty
Alicia Carson, Realtor and Salon Owner
Alicia Carson is a top producer at Keller Williams Realty. As a born and raised Austinite her success in real estate has allowed her to give back to her community and gain eminence across the Austin market as “AliciaWithTheKeys.” She is passionate about community building, volunteering with the young and is an advocate against gentrification in Austin areas.