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Kimmy K. Powell, Women for Women Summit presented by the College of Charleston School of Business


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Kimmy K Powell is a mentor, author, speaker, angel investor and serial entrepreneur with 30+ years of expertise building and scaling multiple 7-figure businesses. Her expertise spans a diverse portfolio of construction to luxury hospitality. Today, Kimmy is a vocal advocate for young, passionate, budding entrepreneurs providing them framework and momentum in their early ventures.

She was born in Dayton, Ohio and graduated from University of Dayton with a B.S. in Computer Science. Her early experience with IBM and Lexis/Nexis helped shape her professional experience and business acumen. In 1991, she joined her husband and founded several companies in Construction and Commercial Real Estate. After relocating to Charleston in 2014, she began a career in hospitality and currently owns two 9,000 sq. ft. luxury spas (Woodhouse Spas, Inc.) in this world class city, a 6,000 sq. ft. location in Franklin, Tennessee and she will be opening the doors to a 6,000 sq. ft. location in Savannah, Georgia in Spring 2023.

She and her husband of 31 years, Keith, have raised three sons who have flourished into ventures of their own. She splits her time between their residences in Downtown Charleston and Fripp Island, S.C. In her free time, she enjoys reading, boating, traveling, mentoring, writing and spending time with friends and family. She lends her time and talents to the Harbour Club Executive Committee Board, The College of Charleston Board of Governors, The American Lung Association and many more community and philanthropic endeavors. She is currently completing her first book: The Passion and Purpose Project.