2022 New Jersey Women Business Leaders Forum — Donna M. Hughes

Talking Trends
2 min readSep 12, 2022

Donna M. Hughes is the Founder and CEO of Hughes Solutions, LLC, an executive coaching and human resources consulting business that helps companies and leaders transform cultures and build high-performing teams. Her belief is that companies should exercise a growth mindset and empower employees to share innovative thoughts so, they will benefit from a more engaged workforce leading to higher performances. She is part of the panel at 2022 New Jersey Women Business Leaders Forum to speak on her ventures to becoming the entrepreneur that she is today.

The New Jersey Business & Industry Association provides information, services, and advocacy to its member companies to build a more prosperous New Jersey. They are the nation’s largest statewide employer association that employs more than one million people.

As they embark on our 8th year of building diversity in the workplace and the boardroom, they will be hosting this event LIVE at Caesars Atlantic City. This event brings large corporations, entrepreneurs, not-for-profits and students together to get inspired and empowered. The purpose is to form an agenda that will increase diversity in corporate leadership to build successful businesses.

As Donna joins this esteemed panel of women entrepreneurs and leaders to discuss one of her favorite topics, the art of negotiations. They will also be sharing experiences, tips, strategies, and more that will surely elevate your approach to negotiations. Be sure to make the most out of the in-person event with awards, an incredible evening networking reception, nine breakout sessions, Ted-style Talks and more.

If you are interested in becoming an entrepreneur, register here.


About Donna M. Hughes: Donna is a human resources executive leader, attorney, and leadership coach with 25 years of experience in various industries. Donna uses her diverse background to drive transformative business solutions. Her legal knowledge aids her in driving business objectives that are clear and considerate of risk management. Donna applies the principles of servant leadership and coaches individuals and teams to reach their highest potential. She is committed to supporting the underserved through her volunteerism and is passionate about coaching the next generation of business and community leaders.



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