Dora Grant is the Founder and CEO of Chalant Sunglasses LLC. Dora began her first entrepreneur journey in 2011 where she started a relocation company to assist fortune 500 companies with their new hires that are relocating to a new state, her relocation company provided custom rental searches, home finding services, and community tours custom to new hires needs.
She started her next entrepreneur venture in 2014 by starting her own sunglasses brand named Chalant Sunglasses. Working in the corporate and retail industry for over the past 12 years, Dora has gained tremendous insight and rewards while serving her clients and customers. She has an appreciation for the challenges of being a woman entrepreneur because it affords her an opportunity to lead and position other women entrepreneurs to be more successful with their small business or start-up.
She is committed to her clients' and customers' needs in addition to establishing rapport and maintaining excellent relationships and partnerships in order to grow and sustain Chalant Sunglasses LLC.
With 12 years serving the global business world, Dora has keen understanding of business development which has enabled her leadership skills to build a record of sustained sales in all her past positions. Most recently, she is the Director of Client Relationships & Business Development for a SaaS company where she is responsible for Business Development efforts with hospital executive's CEO, CNO, CIO, which resulted in company expansion in TX, WI, PA, IA, MN, and WA markets.
Dora looks forward to building positive client relationships and new opportunities every day because she thrives on challenge, change, and helping other women succeed.
Dora is an active member of the Powerful Women in Business Association, LLC. (PWIB) which assists with her ability to lead Chalant and provide superb service to her customers.
Dora completed her Associates of Science in Business Management in 2009 and Bachelors in Business Management in 2012 both earned from University of Potomac in Washington, DC.
She also earned several advanced Professional Certificates in General Management, including complimentary coursework in Leadership, Organizational Communication, Managing Conflict and Change, Human Resources Management, Negotiation and Operations which assisted in enhancing her analytic skills, organizational capabilities and creativity in tackling problems.
Dora's mission of creating Chalant Sunglasses is to educate consumers of the importance of protecting their eyes from the sun harsh uv rays, and look good doing so at affordable prices!