Event PhotosVICKI PARTICIPATES AS A CELEBRITY CHEF FOR HILLSIDE TASTE OF SUCCESS- MAY 2018
SYRACUSE ACADEMY CHARTER SCHOOL VISIT- VICKI READS A BOOK TO THE STUDENTS- MAY 2018
BRACKENS FINANCIAL SOLUTIONS NETWORK, AWARDED BUSINESS OF THE YEAR IN THE MINORITY-OWNED BUSINESS CATEGORY BY CENTERSTATE CEO- APRIL 2018
The awards recognize member companies that have demonstrated a commitment to growth, improving the community and creating tangible impacts on the economy.
THE NETWORK JOURNAL HONORED VICKI BRACKENS AT ITS 20TH ANNUAL 25 INFLUENTIAL BLACK WOMEN IN BUSINESS AWARDS LUNCHEON!On Friday, March 16, 2018, The Network Journal, New York's leading Black professional and small-business magazine, will once again present it's annual Influential Black Women in Business Awards at the New York Marriott Marquis. TNJ's 25 Influential Black Women in Business Awards is one of New York City's most prestigious events. For the 20th consecutive year, this Luncheon event has been recognizing most successful Black women.
The Network Journal award for 25 Influential Black Women in Business- 2018 honoring women whose professional achievements have significantly impacted an industry or profession, and who also made an important contribution to her community. Typically, a business owner, or a partner, president, CEO, board chair, or other senior management executive with significant decision-making authority in the corporate, nonprofit, or government sector.
Birdies Before Brew! August 2017
Trophy winners! (left to right) Dr. Zina Berry, Vicki, Aubrey Winslow. Not pictured is Murray Saucier.Birdies before the Brew helps raise funds for Friends fo the Zoo's education programs (benefitting over 150,000 people of all ages each year) while golfing on Burnet Park's historic nine-hole course situated on a beautiful setting overlooking the City of Syracuse.
Synergy at Mercy Works' Vison Center- June 2017
Vicki conducted a three-part workshop for college students in the SYNERGY program, helping them learn valuable financial skills. http://www.vcsyracuse.com/#/what-we-do/synergy
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc, Syracuse Alumni Chapter May Week Awards Celebration - May 6, 2017
Brackens Financial Solutions Network was the presenting sponsor for this year's celebration.
Upstate Unleashed Conference & 2016 Venture Ecosystem Awards- September 16, 2016
More than 300 entrepreneurial leaders attended the Upstate Venture Connect event that celebrated five leaders shaping Upstate's startup ecosystem.
CNYSME Sales and Marketing Executives- June 2016
Photos by Bach Photo Images
SALES & MARKETING EXCELLENCE AWARD PRESENTED TO MELISSA HEYWOOD AT THE 40TH ANNUAL CRYSTAL BALL & SALES AND MARKETING EXCELLENCE AWARDS CEREMONY
Executive Financial Retreat- April 2016Vicki participated as panel member of the "Financial Dream Team" at the Executive Financial Retreat presented by Me'Shae Brooks-Rolling, President of Just the Basics Financial Literacy.
Photos by Custom Photogenics/Ringold Photography
P.O.W.E.R' s Cultural Extravaganza- LeMoyne College 2-27-2016
Vicki was a guest speaker at the annual event celebrating black culture throught the arts, speaking about her professional journey.
Financial Life Day -12/5/2015
Photo by Kevin Ringold\The Financial Dream Team panel hosted by Family Worship Center and presented by Me'Shae Brooks-Rolling, President of Just the Basics Financial Literacy.
New York State Comptroller's Breakfast -9/2/2015On September 2nd I was honored by Thomas P. DiNapoli of the NY State Comptroller's Office for service to the people of New York in Financial Education. As I stated in my acceptance speech, my success was made possible through the support and encouragement of the wonderful people in my life.
Birdies before Brew- Friends of The Rosamond Gifford Zoo- August 7, 2015Another great golf outing with thanks to Dr. Frederick Gilbeaux, Dr. Zina Berry, Madelyn Hornstein, and Calvin Corriders for their support!
Happy Fourth of July!We hope you are able to celebrate the independence of this great nation in the company of friends and family. July 4th, 2015