Catherine Blake

Accelerator Manager

Catherine Blake founded the Institute for Executive Women providing professional leadership development and impact.. 10% of revenues help women and girls around the world to alleviate poverty, end sex trafficking and encourage entrepreneurs via microlending.


Ms. Blake graduated from The Harvard Extension School's CSS Program, and Pine Manor College, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration (B.A.).


She joined Georgia Southern University's Business Innovation Group (BIG) as the Accelerator Manager where she consults early stage companies grow thus contributing to the economic engine, creating jobs and inspiring innovation.


She received the Outstanding Women in Business Award from The New Hampshire Business Review to "celebrate women who have truly excelled, not only in their professional lives, but as leaders and role models."


She volunteers for the juvenile court CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) to help children find a stable, safe and loving home environment.

Catherine Blake