Kathy Eggleston has focused her twenty-five-year (25) career in corporate communications and philanthropy on helping businesses to succeed by empowering their people and strengthening their communities. She became a leading force in the redevelopment of midtown Ft. Lauderdale as co-founder of Avenue of the Arts Executive Suites, a prime office space designed to help small businesses and professional practices grow more business in South Florida. For this and her two-decade record of launching community projects that sustain themselves over time, in 2011 she was honored by Leadership Broward as Leader of the Year and “Avenue Executive” was named the city of Fort Lauderdale’s best low-rise commercial renovation of the year.
Kathy also successfully advises large enterprises wishing to achieve greater strategic impact from their community investment programs through her practice, K. Eggleston Consulting. Prior to owning her own businesses, Kathy served as an executive for two of South Florida’s largest companies. Her programs and organizations have received numerous awards, including national recognition on the “Best Companies to Work for in America” list in FORTUNE magazine. She is a past president of both the North Broward Chapter of The Links, Incorporated and Donors Forum of South Florida, has served on numerous boards including Leadership Broward, Leadership Florida, Community Foundation of Broward and
the Entrepreneur’s Council of Nova Southeastern University’s Huizenga School of Business. She was a leader in the start-up teams that launched the African-American Achievers awards, Deliver the Dream, Positive Images of Broward County, Rebuilding Together Broward, and her current initiative, the Pathway Scholars scholarship program for Nova Southeastern University.
She can be reached at (954) 522-2290 or firstname.lastname@example.org .