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Your All Things Business Expert - If You Are Ready To Win

Coach Tawanna is a passionate serial entrepreneur of nearly twenty years. She bootstrapped and started her recruitment/staffing agency in 2006. Gaining her MBE and WBE Certification she won her first three year contract valued at $2.6 million in less than six month of launching with diversity certifications…the #1 game-changing marketing tool!


With her 25+ years of Human Resources background she employed over 1000 employees Nationwide and won many business contracts. She understands and knows first-hand how to play this game called business. Learn HOW in her exclusive membership program with step by step online courses and grow your business today!

Tawanna's Experience Is The Key To Your Success


Tawanna Heyward-Bey believes that building and growing your business into millions “can be done” and is often quoted as she shares this message as a keynote speaker and in her recent book she co-authored called “Get Certified” Learn the Basics and Benefits of Becoming a “Certified” business owner.

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Tawanna A. Heyward-Bey is a passionate Entrepreneur, Mother, Executive Leader, Author, Consultant, Business Coach, Mentor, & Public Speaker, Trainer and Business Development expert with over 30 years of experience in the following markets:

  • Human Resources
  • Staffing/Recruitment Agencies
  • Project Management
  • Non-Profit Organizations
  • Public Relations
  • Construction Management
  • Business Training
  • Women, Minority, Veteran and Small Business Enterprise Certification Programs
  • Supplier Diversity Programs


Ms. Heyward-Bey is known to be a passionate “all things business” expert, who truly cares about helping others and knows first-hand that there, is enough pie to go around for us all.


This is why she continues to consult, coach, and mentor and train business owners globally.

We help any business owner or company achieve their business goals.

Tawanna Heyward-Bey is the founder of Heyward-Bey International Building Your Business Premium Mastermind Coaching Programs and Online Business Academy. She is a serial entrepreneur with over thirty years of experience in Human Resources, Staffing/Recruitment Agencies, Construction Management, Business Development, Business Training, Coaching Programs, Keynote Speaker, and Non-Profit Organizations.


Better known as Coach Tawanna, she has gained the reputation of being an experienced business expert who is regarded as a leading voice championing the opportunities of small business enterprises for Women-Owned, Minority-Owned, LGBTQ, Disadvantage and Veterans/Service Disabled-Owned Entrepreneurs globally.


Coach Tawanna harnesses her 30 plus years of award-winning work with some of the biggest names in business to educate business owners on how to maximize minority, veteran and women enterprise certification opportunities and land lucrative corporate contracts. She has won and been awarded over $35 million in contracts successfully navigating the bidding process in the public, private and government sector.


She fully understands what these entities expect and demand from their supplier partners……and knows just how to become one of their trusted vendors. Some notable contracts that she was awarded were with Bombardier Transportation, DFW International Airport, Follett Software, Prism Electric, Blumberg Excelsior, Molina Healthcare, North Texas Tollway Authority and many, many others.


Coach Tawanna strongly believes that building and growing your business into a multi-million dollar company “can be done” and that there is enough pie for everyone. As an “all things business expert” this is the message she shares in her jammed packed workshops, webinars, round-tables, motivational speeches and social media; educating, equipping and encouraging ALL small business owners on how to compete and WIN. She is uniquely qualified in helping any industry business owner in starting or growing a small business enterprise.

Get Certified with Tawanna and Unlock New Potential for Your Business

Tawanna is a trained advisor with numerous Small Business Administration (SBA) certificates and her corporation is a Certified Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), Woman Business Enterprise (WBE), Disadvantage Business Enterprise (DBE), Small Business Enterprise (SBE) along with a HUB Zone certification.


Some of her current and past memberships include the North Central Texas Regional Certification Agency, Women’s Business Enterprise National Council, D/FW Minority Business Enterprise and the State of Texas Historically Underutilized Business Certification and Compliance Program (HUB), the U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce, National Association of Professional Women, the American Staffing Association, the Society for Human Resource Management, Dallas Independent School District M/WBE Advisory Committee, Toastmasters International and she served on the Greater Southwest Black Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.


She has achieved numerous professional, business, and community awards over the past two decades and loves giving back and volunteering in the community and learning new things. She is committed to growing with continuing education with the SBA Federal contracting and government classes and is currently an enrolled student at the University of Phoenix working on a marketing certification.

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Led by Ms. Heyward-Bey and her results driven one-on-on coaching programs, mastermind group classes, webinars and done-for-you certification coaching programs you and your business will be “A" Game Ready!

This video of Coffee and Politics 101 with Host Cydney Walker in Dallas, Texas. Guests Katherine Chamberlain-Meik and Tawanna Heyward-Bey of “Building Your Business” Online Business School to discuss Public Municipalities and the Government.


If you want to learn more about this topic and how to grow your business or start-up to build-up, enroll in our online business school which is designed for all entrepreneurs who want to grow and scale BIG.

MBE/WBE Certification During Challenging Times

Coach Tawanna Heyward-Bey is returning guest on Coffee and Politics 101 out of Dallas, Texas to discuss M/WBE opportunities during COVID times along with Raquel F. Favela discussing funding opportunities that were missed by small businesses from other organizations, cities and feds.


This interview is jammed packed with vital knowledge and information for the Small Business Enterprise, Minority Business Enterprise, Women, LGBTQ and Veteran- Owned Companies Nationwide. You DO NOT want to MISS this content and information.

Now is the time to educate yourself on Certifications and Funding opportunities both of which can help you scale your business.


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Tawanna has held contracts in various sectors throughout the country while also consulting professional athletes, small business owners and military veterans globally to achieve their business goals, and obtain their minority, women and veterans certifications. A real entrepreneur at heart.

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