Carla Harris Speaks at Virtua Camden

Carla Harris, motivational speaker, Morgan Stanley executive and chairperson of the National Women’s Business Council, shared her “Carla’s Pearls,” tips for success that have become the centerpiece for her many speeches and television appearances, during a visit at Virtua Camden on September 29. 

As a leader, author, and accomplished gospel singer, Harris shares powerful messages about being the best you can be and making a difference in the world. Her passion lies in helping others. In her own words, “We are blessed, so that we can be a blessing to others.” While climbing the corporate ladder, Harris experienced her own personal missteps along with numerous victories. She vowed that when she reached senior management and people came to her for advice, she would provide them with the tools, strategies and pearls of wisdom honed by her own experience. 

Harris has been featured in Fortune Magazine as one of “The Most Powerful Black Executives in Corporate America” and listed on “The Most Influential List”. She was also honored by Black Enterprise Magazine as one of the “Top 75 African Americans on Wall Street” and “Top 75 Most Powerful Women in Business.” Essence named her among “The Top 50 Women Who are Shaping the World” and Ebony named her one of the “15 Corporate Women at the Top.”