100 Committed Businesswomen
Women Business Owners, Corporate Executives, Business Managers, Consultants... Are you looking for a way to grow your business and a group of likeminded women in business to make meaningful connections with? Then get to know your WON 100 sisters and friends and let us grow your business for you!
WON 100 – Peninsula (Sister organization of Women Owned Networking SFBA) is for the businesswoman who is very serious about the growth of her business and who has a heart to ensure the growth of her fellow businesswoman. We are already successful and simply want to grow our business and the businesses of our sisters in a supportive, dynamic environment. This group is about making instant connections with other women business owners, corporate executives and managers with successful careers, families, and many other considerations, who have decided to promote one another—personally, professionally, and wholeheartedly through building life relationships and sharing our life’s passions.
- 100 Committed Women businessowners, executives, and managers
- Category-exclusive (To eliminate direct competition amongst members)
- Bi-Weekly Luncheons (Luncheons will be held every 1st & 3rd Wednesdays of each month)
- Free Member Online Business Directory Listing (Professional Headshots/Logo Required)
- Member Presentations with Group Feedback
- Member Trade Shows/Exhibits
- Government Officials, Professional Sports Executive Presentations
- Member Discounts
- Monthly evening/day mixers/social gatherings
- Results Driven
- Membership Committees
- Women who have a heart for themselves and for others...who want to see you prosper!
Diahann Parker, MBA
Executive Director of Women Owned Networking 100 - Peninsula
Chief Executive Officer of GFC Staffing LLC & Girl Friday Chic
A high energy, fiscally conscious, and goal-driven financial executive, Diahann Parker is the Chief Executive Officer and co-owner of GFC Staffing & Girl Friday Chic, offices serving the SF Bay Area.
GFC Staffing specializes in the staffing of Finance, Accounting & Administrative staff for small to medium sized businesses. GFC Staffing also performs off-site accounting & bookkeeping services for clients, while Girl Friday Chic placement services provides Personal and/or Administrative Assistants in homes, home offices, and Senior Care Personal Assistants for in-home assistance and care. All Staffing & Assistants are placed on a hourly, temporary, part-time, full-time, or permanent basis.
Diahann Parker brings 17+ years of private sector, governmental, and nonprofit industry experience to the WON 100 Peninsula organization.
- - Chief Financial Officer for Clinical Care Group I (Charlotte, NC)
- - Controller & Director of US Financial Operations for Quark Pharmaceuticals (Fremont, CA)
- - Controller for the California Healthcare Foundation (Oakland, CA)
- - Controller for Snippers HRS (Columbia, SC).
- - Internal Auditor for the Mecklenburg County Department of Social Services (Charlotte, NC)
Diahann has 12+ years of senior level financial, operations, and financial management expertise, nationally and internationally and has held the responsibility of ensuring the viability of approximately one billion in assets.
Diahann is the Executive Director of Women Owned Networking San Francisco and Peninsula Chapters. Diahann has also served as the long time Treasurer and Board Member of the Jack London District Association of Oakland, California and is a member of the San Francisco Women MBA Association.
Diahann received her MBA from Wingate University with a concentration in Financial Management and Accounting and her Bachelors in Business Administration and Psychology from Winthrop University.
W: Girl Friday Chic
E: Diahann Parker
P: (415)324-5051 ext 933
C. Bailey Ramsden
Assistant Director, Women Owned Networking 100 - Peninsula
Owner & Principal Designer at Cinnabar Home
C. Bailey Ramsden, owner of Cinnabar Home in San Carlos, has been working in the design trade since 1996, first as a drapery and upholstery work room, and since 2005, as a degreed interior designer. She specializes in creating low toxin, environmentally friendly interiors that are both beautiful and healthy for growing families by guiding her clients to choose furniture and finishes that are as free of environmental toxins as possible.
She enjoys incorporating vintage or antique pieces into her designs and prefers using natural fibers in her work but can work with synthetic textiles if appropriate. If you’re planning to change your window treatments, furniture or paint color, know that by using Cinnabar Home, you’ll get stellar service, good value for your dollar and a result that is both beautiful and comfortable, and a space you will enjoy for years to come. Education is a large part of the service she offers, teaching clients how and where to make investments in their home environments to ensure the best return on investment for future sale, and long lasting enjoyment. For Cinnabar Home, “good design is timeless.”
W: Cinnabar Home
E: C. Bailey Ramsden
P: (650) 388-8836
Assistant Director, Women Owned Networking 100 - Peninsula
Investment, Retirement Planning, Life Insurance and Health Insurance at
Jed Miner & Associates Insurance Services, Inc.
At Jed Miner & Associates team, we are committed to helping individuals and families make the most of their time and money. Our team offers a full array of planning and services, including leading 3rd party investment managers and reputable insurance companies, backed by up-to-date technology. Additionally, we are experts in group and individual Health insurance, including Medicare working with multiple providers and offering variety of plans that best suits each business or individual.
Zahra Rothenberg possesses over 14 years of Financial experience at Sun Microsystems providing financial Analysis in areas of Managing the Operating and Capital Budgets up to $100 millions, Product Development, Manufacturing and Cost Savings Analysis. Also experienced in Business Partnering and Cross Functional Project Management.
Zahra received her B.A. from San Francisco State University with a concentration in Finance and Accounting.
Zahra loves going to all sorts of sport events. Her favorite sports are Soccer, Baseball and Football. Also, she would love to travel in U.S. and abroad. One of her favorite vacations was going to France for the World Cup.
W: Ketcham Capital
E: Zahra Rothenberg
P: (650) 393-4953