Season 2: Episode 3


Prior to founding the KGR Group in 2005, Edith Kelly-Green worked for nearly 30 years at FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corporation, where she served in many roles including Vice President and Chief Sourcing Officer. She also served as Vice President-Internal Audit of FedEx Corporation and reported directly to the Chairman and Founder, Frederick W. Smith. She was the first black woman to receive officer status at the company. Edith devotes much of her time to Memphis's business and civic community, as an active and founding member of many local organizations. A breast cancer survivor, she believes that to whom much is given, much is expected.

Links to items mentioned in the interview:

Society of Entrepreneurs Profile

Lennys Grill & Subs

Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare

Hattiloo Theatre

Sanderson Farms

Mid-America Apartment Communities (MAA)

Memphis Symphony Orchestra

Women's Foundation for a Greater Memphis

Philanthropic Black Women of Memphis

Ole Miss Women’s Council for Philanthropy

Season 2 Episode 3: Edith Kelly-GreenEntrepreneurial Insights
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