Making Sense of the Numbers

Luncheon Details
Thursday, February 22, 2018
Networking 11a.m.; Luncheon begins at 11:30 a.m.
Sterling Country Club, 16500 Houston National Blvd., Houston, TX 77095
Costs $25 with advanced reservations; $30 at the door

Houston, Texas (January 9, 2018) Karen Sharp started her career in systems analysis at Shell Oil and Tenneco Oil E&P where she programmed, maintained, and managed the Personnel /HR systems.??She later moved into information technology marketing and sales in companies including BMC Software and Ansa Software, a highly successful tech startup.??Karen earned a BS in Applied Science, Systems Analysis from Miami University, Oxford, Ohio and an MBA from University of Houston.

Karen Sharp, MBA Business Advisor

Karen founded her branding solutions business in 1997 in which she provides digital, print, and promotional marketing and branding solution to mid-large firms in the private and public sectors.  Her clients include Harris County Public Health, Harris County Community Health Choice, and various oil and gas service firms.  ?She joined Lone Star College as adjunct business faculty in 2007, where she taught marketing and business management courses.? In 2009, she joined America’s SBDC at Lone Star College as a senior business advisor where she provides business advising services to businesses in the CyFair, and Northwest Houston areas.  Karen developed the Business Success Seminar series which offers powerful information seminars at no charge for business owners in the CyFair area with the CyFair Houston Chamber and the Harris County Public Library.  Karen’s specialties are marketing, information technology, supplier diversity, and franchising. ?

About Cy-Fair Express Network (CYFEN)

Now over 60 members strong, Cy-Fair Express Network’s vision is to be a community and national leader for the support of professional women by providing a nurturing environment for business development, networking, education and mentoring. Our members have opportunities to pursue excellence and achieve both local and national recognition.  CYFEN is part of the national organization of American Business Women’s Association (ABWA), for more information go to

About American Business Women’s Association (ABWA)

Founded in 1949, ABWA provides business training and networking opportunities for women of diverse occupations and backgrounds. ABWA has dedicated 60 years to women’s education, workplace skills and career development training. For more information, visit,