Reality TV star, attorney Marshawn Evans to give talks at UAH in celebration of Women's History Month

Marshawn Evans

Reality TV star, entertainment attorney, motivational speaker, and founder of ME Unlimited, Marshawn Evans will be the guest speaker for The University of Alabama in Huntsville's (UAH) Women's History Month Celebration next month.

Evans will give two public talks on Thursday, March 12, "Skirts in the Boardroom: A Woman's Survival Guide to Success in Business and Life," from 9:30 a.m., to 10:55 a.m., and "Finding Your Purpose," from 7:30 p.m., to 9 p.m. Both presentations will be in the University Center Exhibit Hall. Her visit to campus is sponsored by the UAH Office of Multicultural Affairs, Office of Diversity, Women's and Gender Studies Program and UAH student groups. The event is free and open to the public.

Reinvention strategist Marshawn Evans, is founder of ME Unlimited, a consulting firm focusing on reinvention, diversity, women's empowerment, leadership and performance strategies.

Additionally, as the president of EDGE 3M Sports and Entertainment, Evans quickly built one of the fastest-growing woman-owned professional sports management and branding agencies in the country, successfully elevating the profile of NBA, NFL, and Major League Baseball. She is the founder and executive producer of The Caring EDGE Awards held annually in Atlanta, recognizing the philanthropic contributions of professional athletes and entertainers.

Evans was one of Donald Trump's handpicked cast members on the NBC hit show, "THE APPRENTICE (4)." She led Trump's all-women's team to victory as the project manager for an upscale Lamborghini advertising campaign.

Evans business clients include Delta Airlines, HP, Tiffany & Company, Rolls-Royce, Kraft, Dairy Queen and Best Buy. She was the third runner-up representing the District of Columbia in the 2002 Miss America Pageant.

She was a Harry S Truman Scholar, and former U.S. Ambassador to the International Summit of Achievement in Dublin, Ireland. Evans received more than $200K in scholarships and graduated magna cum laude from Texas Christian University with honors and distinction. She is a graduate of Georgetown University Law Center and a member of the State Bar of Georgia, and is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of the United States. Additionally, Evans is a member of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority.

Evans has been featured in Glamour Magazine, ESSENCE Magazine, USA Today, The Big Idea on CNBC, Fox News and Christian Living Magazine. She regularly contributes to the Fox Business Channel, CNN, Black Enterprise and ESPN.



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