About Candace G. Carson

To find out more about the extensive way in which The Intelligentsia Agency, Inc. goes about ensuring that the speakers and consultants we recommend are great, or more about how we vett them extensively, email me at: candacec@theintelligentsia.co or give me a call at: 703.661.9898.
May 25, 2019

Lessons In Life & Business From My Grandfather Part I: A Tribute To Bentley “Ben” Barrington Carson

By |2019-06-01T15:33:29+00:00May 25th, 2019|CEO Insights|

I remember the day like it was yesterday: My grandfather (Bentley Barrington Carson) and I walked in to world-renowned photographer Roy Cox's (www.4-optic.com) photography studio in Baltimore-Maryland.  True to both of our styles and modality's- together we zipped down Route 66 to 495N to 95N in my black 2005 BMW [...]

May 18, 2019

The Genius Forum

By |2019-05-20T16:10:34+00:00May 18th, 2019|CEO Insights|

I am humbled & honored to announce the following: The Intelligentsia Agency has been selected to be the strategic Bureau partner choice for an absolutely amazing event taking place in Tysons Corner Virginia on November 14 2019 called: "The Genius Forum." I not only love the name of this burgeoning event [...]

May 16, 2019

A Sure Foundation.

By |2019-05-17T06:49:56+00:00May 16th, 2019|CEO Insights|

Part I When I founded my first speakers bureau Lily of the Valley Speakers I had multiple reasons as to why I became an entrepreneur in the first place. Having the freedom to build a life that I enjoy was high up on the list. I wanted to wake up [...]

May 9, 2019

The Lost Art of ‘Mulling.’

By |2019-05-15T14:58:25+00:00May 9th, 2019|CEO Insights|

     The word ‘mulling’ isn’t a word that I hear used too often in modern day society. It is a word that I... appreciate and like because it distinctly and extravagantly pinpoints and captures a refined process of sober deliberation that is often associated with jurisprudence. An image of scales [...]

Dec 20, 2018

Partnership With Stratford University: We Love Interns!

By |2019-05-15T15:02:44+00:00December 20th, 2018|CEO Insights|

We are pleased to announce that we have entered into an extremely organic, and mutually beneficial partnership with Stratford University (https://www.stratford.edu), a college located here in Northern Virginia. Ms. Alexandria Bushrod, Career Coordinator for Stratford University and I met recently at a local networking event and the rest is history. [...]

Nov 6, 2018

The Pitch, The Press, and The Publicity!

By |2019-05-15T15:13:05+00:00November 6th, 2018|CEO Insights|

Last year, I did a lot of critical thinking, planning, and preparation work for the rebranding of my original speakers bureau. You see, when you have the faith, determination, and grit necessary to build something of value, - not only will you refuse to 'fail,' but you will take the [...]