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 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 and environment. Moreover, she educates clients and suppliers on topics surrounding healthy workplace initiatives. In December 2013, DevMar Products became the sole provider of janitorial supplies and for CoreCivic servicing over 65 facilities throughout the United States. In addition, DevMar partners with Office Depot as a Tier II National Office Supplier for Supplier Diversity initiatives.

Sharon was one of the youngest woman-owned owners of a prominent mortgage company at age 24. In 2009, she was named as one of the Top 25 Real Estate Brokers by the Nashville Business Journal among 3500 licensed real estate agents. Sharon has recently been nominated for the 2018 Nashville Business 100 Leading Women. In September 2017, DevMar was named the Women’s Business Enterprise Council South Tier 1 Supplier of the Year. In 2015, the Nashville Black Chamber of Commerce named DevMar as Small Business of the Year. She is a graduate of the 2016 SBA Emerging Leaders Initiative for Entrepreneurs. In 2014, DevMar was nominated to participate in MBE magazine’s WBEs Who Rocks Awards. This award was created to provide special recognition for women business owners who exemplify passion, courage, and leadership in their pursuit of business success. Later that year, DevMar was selected by WBEC South as the WBE Spotlight Company for the June 2014 monthly edition and a finalist in the 2014 Small Business Awards. 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.

DevMar Products, LLC was selected as the 2012 recipient of the WIPP Business Leadership – “External Communications” award presented at the Women Impacting Public Policy ( Annual Leadership Meeting in Washington, DC. 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 as one of its “Green Heroes” during both the 2011 and 2012 award ceremonies. OfficeMax Office of Diversity and Inclusion featured DevMar during their customer profile in February 2013. As well, Sharon was recognized as one of the Nashville Business Journal’s 2013 Women of Influence Award honorees. She was also featured in The People Issue section of the Nashville Scene for her contributions centered around sustainability for her line of specialty green products.

In 2012, Sharon launched DevMar Manufacturing, LLC to partner with larger manufacturers to formulate sustainable cleaning and sanitizing solutions to meet the sustainable goals of Fortune 100 and 500 companies. In 2016, DevMar Global Healthcare Solutions, LLC was formed and guided by Sharon’s ability to partner with Ni-Q, LLC to launch a commercially- sterile human donor milk for micro-preemie and premature infants in the NICU

She proudly serves on numerous boards such as the West End Home Foundation in Nashville, Ni-Q, LLC, Portland, Oregon, and the Women’s Business Enterprise Council South in New Orleans, a Regional Partner of WBENC National.

Sharon earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management with a focus on Green & Sustainable Enterprise Management from the University of Phoenix, graduating with honors. She is currently enrolled in the Tennessee State University’s Executive MBA Program and will graduate in the spring of 2018. She and her husband DeMarco are proud parents of two adult sons, a granddaughter, and reside in Brentwood, Tennessee.

DaShaunda L. Turner was born in Birmingham, AL. She is the oldest of 5 children. Her father served in the Armed Forces which caused her to move and reside in multiple places including overseas in Germany. Although she traveled a lot, her heart has always been with her home town/state. She is a die-hard Alabama” ROLL TIDE” fan! DaShaunda “D” Turner, is an author, motivational speaker, college instructor and business strategist with over 10 years of expertise in human resources, leadership, talent development, and training and development, offering real world experience to help organizations flourish. She thrives off of her passion to develop successful businesses and individuals, ascertaining her as a true leader and mentor in organizations and communities. Her results-driven attitude and commitment to measured outcomes has helped businesses recognize human capital as an essential part of success. She has specialized expertise in strategic human resource management, performance management, strategic planning, employee relations, organizational development, leadership development and training. DaShaunda’s educational credentials include:

• Doctoral learner in Business Administration with a concentration in International Business; Argosy University, expected graduation date August 2018

• Master of Business Administration Degree Human Resources Management; Strayer University 2006

• Bachelor of Science Degree in Organizational Management; Bethel University, 2004

• National membership of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)

• National membership of the American Management Association (AMA)

• Board Member of the Daymar College Advisory Board for Business and Human Resources educational programs