“How did she get there?” It’s a question we often ask ourselves when admiring a woman who has risen through the ranks. Our new video series, “Finding My Way,” is an exploration of the winding career paths we follow—the ups, the downs, the ‘aha’ moments, and when it’s a good idea to stop to ask for directions along the way.
This spring, Emily Seagren found herself on a stage in front of hundreds of onlookers delivering acceptance remarks for the 2015 Avon Woman of Enterprise Award. It’s one of the highest honors for a Representative to achieve, presented each year to a woman that not only embodies the entrepreneurial spirit but the company’s core values (trust, respect, belief, humility and integrity) and leads by example.
The Illinois native has been a Representative since 2008 and in the past seven years, has grown an impressive business — all the while raising two kids with her husband Rob. Watch the video below to hear Emily reflect on her journey to this special day.