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Women in Paint

November 2, 2023 - November 3, 2023

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Empower Your Journey: Elevate Your Skills at the Women in Paint Conference!

Get ready for an empowering event designed exclusively for women in the painting industry this November in Nashville, TN. Join us for an enriching two-day experience at the Women In Paint Conference, where we’ll delve into the unique challenges and opportunities that come with being a woman in a male-dominated trade. This event is your chance to cultivate growth and leadership skills that will propel you to new heights. Hosted at the stunning Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center, this conference promises to equip you with invaluable insights, connections, and a renewed sense of purpose.

Event Details:

Dates: November 2-3, 2023
Time: Starts at 8 AM CDT
Location: Gaylord Opryland, 2800 Opryland Drive, Nashville, TN 37214
Event Schedule: For a detailed schedule of our conference, including session timings and topics, please check the Event Schedule (PDF).
Speaker Bios: Learn more about our esteemed speakers by exploring their backgrounds and expertise in the Speaker Bios (PDF).

Event Highlights:

Grow Fully, Lead Fully: At the Women In Paint Conference, we’re diving deep into topics that matter most to you. This holistic event is your opportunity to break through barriers, harness your power, nurture your professional growth, and emerge stronger than ever. Hosted in partnership with industry leaders including Sherwin Williams, Benjamin Moore, PPG, Behr, PaintCare, and Wooster Brush, this event promises inspiration, networking, and invaluable insights. You’ll walk away with a renewed sense of purpose, actionable takeaways, valuable connections, and the tools to elevate both yourself and your business.

Keynote Speaker: Prepare to be inspired by Chad Hymas, recognized by the Wall Street Journal as one of the “10 Most Inspirational People in the World.” His keynote address will set the tone for a weekend of empowerment, growth, and community.

Expert Insights and Workshops: Discover a wealth of knowledge and practical strategies as industry leaders like Gina Koert, Annie Newton, and Tara Riley share invaluable insights on navigating a male-dominated trade. Elevate your financial acumen under the guidance of Linnea Blair from Advisors on Target, and learn to wield numbers with confidence. Unwind and find balance with relaxation techniques from Christine Rich, Director of Residential Repaint at Sherwin Williams. Develop the skills to set effective personal and professional boundaries with guidance from Ashley Boyd, LPC-MHSP. Explore the transformative power of personal branding with Magda Thaxton, PPG General Manager, and gain inspiration from Michal Cheney, owner of NoDrip Painting, as she showcases how paint can shape lives.

Empowering Workshops: Uncover topics like “Know Your Numbers” and “Building Professional and Personal Boundaries.” Explore the art of meditation and relaxation with the “Spill the Tea!” session. And don’t miss our vendor luncheon for networking opportunities.

[Optional] Pre-Event Activities on Wednesday: Start networking early with fellow PCA Conference attendees by joining us at the Welcome Reception on November 1st, scheduled from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM CDT.


Registration is open exclusively to women, and early registration is now live at $499.00.

Scholarship Opportunities:

Scholarship submissions are now closed. If you are awarded a scholarship, we will reach out to you with further information. For any questions or concerns, please email our Member Representative at jroedl@pcapainted.org.

Hotel Accommodations:

Book your stay at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center at a special room block rate of $259.00/night plus tax. Don’t miss out—reserve your room by October 6, 2023.

Are you ready to embrace your potential, connect with inspiring women, and enhance your painting business? The Women in Paint Conference is your catalyst for growth. Don’t miss this chance to create lasting change and lead fully in your industry. Your Success Awaits – Register Today!

Proud Sponsors

Sherwin Williams logoBenjamin Moore logoPPG logo
BEHR LogoPaint Care LogoWooster logo


November 2, 2023
November 3, 2023
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Nashville, TN
2800 Opryland Dr.
Nashville, TN 37214 United States
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