Through hard work and determination, Adrienne established herself as a well-respected and high performing entrepreneur early in her career. Based in Columbus, Ohio she has practiced as a Financial Analyst for Morgan Stanley Wealth Management for nearly 7 years.
Passionate about design and a creative at heart, Adrienne owns and operates a successful event decor and design company Adrienne Ruff Event Co. Ltd, in September 2016 Adrienne resigned from Corporate America to pursue her dreams of becoming a full-time business owner. In April 2017, Adrienne was featured in "Ready Magazine" as a Columbus Hidden Gem for her Event design, as well as being a panelist for several women in business events such as Black Career Women's Network and Ohio University Unified Sisters Organization, MAO Brand, just to name a few. As well as co-hosting the 2017 Barack Obama Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award Ceremony in Columbus, Ohio.
In February 2018, Adrienne was featured in “Being Your Best with Joi” Magazine as 1 out of 2 “Ohio Female Influencers who is leaving her mark on the world”. In June 2018, Adrienne made her big screen debut being featured on “Fox TV - Good Day Columbus”, discussing party planning on a budget, as well as being a panelist at JP Morgan Chase are some of her 2018 highlights just to name a few.
March 2019, Adrienne was honored & awarded by the Ohio Defense Logistics Agency as a Visionary Women Shaping the Future.
Ever committed to her professional ventures, Adrienne’s go-getter attitude has seen her still find time to give back to the community. Founding “SHE is Visionary” 501 c3 nonprofit organization in 2015, a social support group dedicated to empowering women in business, she has demonstrated her commitment to helping others succeed. Adrienne has hosted several successful women’s empowerment events through her organization and has since formulated “Women en Blanc” empowerment brunches under the “SHE is Visionary” Brand.
Adrienne is a believer in Women Working Together and supporting each other to reach new heights within their personal and professional career.
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