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May 15 Luncheon

May 15 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

$22 – $25

$22 members – RSVP Today | $25 non-members – RSVP Today


Debbie BucklandProgram: Debbie Buckland, Market President, Jacksonville, BB&T

Debbie is Market President for Branch Banking & Trust Company (BB&T) in Jacksonville, Florida.

Debbie is currently serving as Chair of JAX Chamber, on the board of First Coast YMCA and as Immediate Past Chair of Downtown Vision, Inc.  She is a past chair of Jacksonville Women’s Business Center and American Cancer Society, a member of Wolfson Children’s Hospital Women’s Board, Jacksonville Women’s Network and Women’s Giving Alliance.

In 2016, Debbie was honored as a Woman of Distinction by Girl Scouts of Gateway Council, was named Woman of Influence by the Jacksonville Business Journal in 2006, is a 2009 Graduate of Leadership Jacksonville and in 2011 was named by the Mayor’s Commission on the Status of Women as one of Jacksonville’s Women Making a Difference.

Debbie is a 1979 graduate of Emory & Henry College in Emory, Virginia with a B.A. in Business & Economics and Philosophy.

Website: BB&T


Spotlight Speaker: Nadia Policard, Social Channel Marketing

Nadia Jones is an attorney that transitioned her legal career into marketing nine years ago. Before transitioning into marketing full-time, Nadia was a commercial litigator with one of North Florida’s most prestigious law firms. She then served as a senior faculty member and law professor at Florida Coastal School of Law.

After transitioning into marketing, Nadia was the Social Media Strategist for On Ideas, an award-winning full-service ad agency. Nadia then served as the Director of Marketing & Communications at Florida Coastal School of Law where her team conducted all of the school’s marketing, communications, advertising, and public relations initiatives such as, enrollment marketing, e-mail marketing, new program marketing, crisis communications, and digital and social media strategies. More recently she was the lead legal marketing manager at Adecco Group North America, a Global Fortune 500.

Today, Nadia is the owner and CEO of two marketing agencies. Social Channel Marketing Group assists small business owners, business professionals, non-profits, and organizations with their social media and digital media and marketing efforts. Her team serves a variety of industries but especially excel in serving law firms and medical offices.

Nadia is also the CEO of The Network Niche Influencer Agency where she assists brands and agencies with executing blogger and social influencer outreach campaigns. Recent clients include McDonald’s, HoneyBaked Ham, Lexus, HBO, The Home Depot, and more.

Nadia has spoken on social media and blogging at national conferences such as Momentum in Medicine, ART+IDS Conference, BlogHer, Latinos Active in Social Media (LATISM), Blogging While Brown, Hispanicize, The Jacksonville Bar Association, and presented for small businesses to develop their social media and content marketing strategies.

Website: Social Channel Marketing Group

Register Today!

Have a dietary restriction or preference? Let us know when you register. Please add a comment in the note section if you need a special meal like Gluten-free or Vegan/Vegetarian. We can only accommodate special meal requests for online ticket orders, not at the door.

Advanced Online Registration:
After 12:00 p.m., the price is $27 for members at the door.


$22 PWC members | $25 non-members

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Reservations are held until 11:45 a.m. Then we allow those on the wait list to use the empty seats. No refunds. If you are having problems with the payment process, please let us know in our contact form, or contact Denise Horton at Denise.horton@prudential.com.


May 15
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
$22 – $25
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Maggiano’s Little Italy
10367 Midtown Parkway
Jacksonville, FL 32246 United States


JAX Chamber Professional Women’s Council