Small Business Advocate, Speaker, Author, Entrepreneur
Helen Callier loves business and is branded as a small business advocate. She shares her real life and business experiences in a practical manner using stories, analogies, and insightful tips. Helen has impacted thousands of small businesses through her conference keynotes,industry panels,coaching sessions and in 2016, through a multi-city tour speaking in cities including Austin, TX, Dallas, TX, Denver, CO, Shreveport, LA, Omaha, NE and many more. Helen has encouraged small businesses across the State of Texas and is scheduled to speak in Houston, San Antonio and Beaumont, TX later this year.
Helen holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Prairie View A&M University within the Texas A&M University System and is the best selling author of “Your Money is in the Follow-up”. She is also President of Bradlink LLC, a Technical Services Firm that serves primarily government organizations and Fortune 500 companies. Callier has received many business awards and recognitions including the 2017 Women in Transportation Rosa Parks Diversity Award, being featured as a small business success story by SBA Administrator Linda McMahonon the first ever March 22, 2017 #SBDCDay, the 2016 SBA Houston District Women Business Champion Award, being appointed in 2016 by Governor Abbott to a 5 year term as Commissioner of Texas State Commission of Licensing and Regulation, the 2015 MWDBE of the Year award from Government Procurement Connections (GPC), and serving as keynote speaker for 2015 State of Texas HUB Expo. Also, Callier was one of five small business owners recognized in the NFL SuperBowl 51 Official Commemorative Magazine. She is a contributing small business blogger on
www.huffingtonpost.com and Subcontractors USA. She is a graduate of the SBA Emerging Leaders Program and Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program. This National program
is funded by the Goldman Sachs Foundation and supported by Warren Buffet to help small businesses to grow and create jobs.