ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Cara Dickens

Vice President and Producer

As the founding Vice President and Producer, Cara keeps the trains running. A vocal advocate for local businesses, she directs content, turnkey marketing, and advertising solutions for our variety of clients.

Cara has a strong background in sales, leadership, and team building, and has an indomitable entrepreneurial spirit. She was a founding partner in Glass & Powder Boardshop, and helped grow that startup from a single storefront to an almost $3 million business. She has been honored with the Greater Richmond Chamber of Commerce “Impact Award,” the Watersports Industry Association “Dealer of the Year,” the Small Business Administration “Entrepreneur of the Year,” the Virginia Lawyer’s Weekly “Influential Women of Virginia,” and was named the National Association of Women Business Owners “Rising Star.”

Prior to launching her own businesses, she supervised hiring and training at several corporate and private restaurants and studied at Florida Atlantic University and Virginia Commonwealth University.

A talented cook and devoted mother, she shares a passion for music and “Cara Pot Pie” with her husband, Scott, and hopes to one day swap recipes with Chris Cornell.

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