Sharon Reynolds, President & CEO
DevMar Products, LLC
Founded on a dream and a mission, DevMar Products, LLC embodies environmental initiatives that will help sustain our planet for generations to come. In 2007, Sharon W. Reynolds, President/CEO launched the company with an idea to distribute more environmentally-friendly products, including green cleaning solutions, and office products. Her quest is to provide the highest level of knowledge, expertise, discretion, and integrity in the development of business opportunities for the company. Moreover, she educates clients and suppliers on topics surrounding healthy workplace initiatives. In 2012, she launched a DevMar Manufacturing, LLC in order to partner with larger manufacturers to meet the supplier diversity goals of Fortune 100 and 500 companies. Finally, in 2013 DevMar-GS3 Healthcare Alliance, LLC was launched as a strategic alliance driving sustainable solutions into emerging healthcare markets. Under Sharon’s leadership, DevMar-GS3 Healthcare Alliance has secured a contract with one of the largest Group Purchasing Organization (GPO) in the country and will distribute, STERIPLEX SD a revolutionary product designed to eradicate C.difficile and other pathogens in hospital environments.
She was one of the youngest African American owners of a prominent mortgage company at age 24. In 2009 Sharon was named as one of the Top 25 Real Estate Brokers by the Nashville Business Journal among a total of 3500 licensed real estate agents. In July 2012, DevMar Products, LLC was chosen as the recipient of the WIPP Business Leadership – “External Communications” award presented at the Women Impacting Public Policy (WIPP.org) Annual Leadership Meeting in Washington, DC. In addition, in 2011/2012, the company was named one of the NEXT 50 companies to watch by the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce and the Entrepreneur Center. In addition, the Nashville Post and the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce recognized DevMar Products as one of its “Green Heroes” during both the 2011 and 2012 award ceremonies. OfficeMax Office of Diversity and Inclusion featured Sharon and DevMar Products during their customer profile in February 2013. As well, Sharon was recognized as one of the 2013 Women of Influence Award honorees during a ceremony held in March. She was also featured in The People Issue section of the Nashville Scene for her contributions to the area of sustainability via her line of green products. In October, 2013 Sharon was selected as a WBENC scholarship recipient and attended the Tuck Business School WBENC Executive program at IBM in Palisades, New York. Sharon is a candidate to receive her LEED-Green Associate designation.
Three Areas of Expertise:
- Opportunities for women entrepreneurs
- How to get certified with the federal government
- Product distribution