Inweekly 2.27.19

Learn Negotiation Strategies
Former U.S. Navy Seahawk pilot Laura Tuck Maasdam, a Harvard-trained negotiator and executive performance coach, will teach a half-day workshop in negotiation strategies for women on behalf of the Institute for Women in Politics of Northwest Florida.

The workshop will be held 8:30 a.m.-noon, Saturday, March 16, at New World Landing and will be followed by a luncheon featuring local women with professional expertise in negotiation:  Gulf Breeze City Manager Samantha Abell, UWF President Emeritus Dr. Judy Bense, NAI Pensacola CEO DeeDee Davis and Wind Creek Public Relations Director Magi Thomley Williams.

Ms. Maasdam is the co-founder of Sixth Wing LLC in Washington, DC, whose clients have included U.S. Navy SOUTHCOM, General Motors, Goldman Sachs, Deutsche Bank, General Electric, Google, Bloomberg, Procter & Gamble, Patagonia, KPMG, MIT and NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration).

The workshop is available to all women in the community, though space is limited. Early-bird registration at $99 per person is available through Feb 28. Full-price registration after that date will be $149 per person. Registration is open online at

Myra Van Hoose