Wendy Williams, President; JR Resources Inc.
Wendy Williams is a sales professional, trainer, coach and manager with more than 37 years of experience, and is currently a partner and President of JR Resources. In 2008, she opened an office in Princeton, NJ, where she currently lives and works.
Throughout her sales career, she has sold and managed offices in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago, Houston and Philadelphia.
In Houston, as a sales manager from 1979 to 1985, she witnessed the beginning of a new industry in promotion and recognition with oil companies in safety, and developed a special niche operating to this very day — Wendy's Safety Boutique, a woman's touch on employee engagement and empowerment processes to be aware of all safety issues and initiatives — and partnered with OSHA program VPP, which started in 1985.
Wendy has been a member of the Executive Committee and Board of Directors of the Philadelphia International Visitors Council (IVC) since 1995, with an ultimate goal of world peace — one relationship at a time. The IVC hosts international guests of the U.S. State Department at work or home, showcasing the American people and culture as well as learning about guests' respective cultures. As a citizen diplomat, Wendy has represented Philadelphia in Kazan, Russia, Florence, Italy, Aix en Provence, France and Havana, Cuba.
Her other memberships include: National Council of International Visitors (NCIV), Promotional Products Association International (PPAI), Philadelphia Art Museum, The Barnes Foundation, Voluntary Protection Program Participants Association (VPPPA), and The Pennsylvania Convention and Visitors Bureau (PCVB). She is a graduate of SUNY Stony Brook with a B.A. in Psychology, as well as a Certified Sales Trainer by the State of California.