Who Runs the World? (Girls): Women in Power Forum

Sunday, July 9
George R. Brown Convention Center, Halls A & B
Coca-Cola Main Stage, 12:00pm - 12:45pm

Beyoncé wasn't just writing catchy lyrics. Women make up 66% of the restaurant industry's workforce, and are increasingly representing at the C-Suite level of our industry. Bringing valuable insights, perspectives, wisdom and GRIT to their organizations, female leaders are driving our industry forward with style and class. They are also bringing light to a host of opportunities to make our businesses more efficient and profitable while also providing our workforce the support they need to have healthy, balanced lives.

Join moderator David Jobe (Co-Founder & CEO, Prosper Forum) as he talks with some of the leading women in our industry including Emily Williams Knight, Ed.D. (President & CEO, TRA), Gretchen Sheirr (President of Business Operations, Houston Rockets), and Carin Stutz (President & CEO, Native Foods) about their experiences, ideas, and predictions for the future of restaurants.



David Jobe, Co-Founder & CEO, Prosper Forum
Emily Williams Knight, President & CEO, Texas Restaurant Association
Gretchen Sheirr, President of Business Operations, Houston Rockets
Carin Stutz, President & CEO, Native Foods