Welcome to our Business Planning Studio.
We teach entrepreneurs how to build winning business and digital marketing plans.
Our mission is to teach skills and techniques that support women interested in entrepreneurship to reach their maximum potential. Our powerful planning tools are built to holistically evaluate and perpetuate businesses towards long term success.
Our vision is to be a provider of entrepreneurial education that prepares entrepreneurs for growth and adaptions needed in the new economy. We believe in the transformative power of planning to clarify, simplify, and elevate the entrepreneurial journey at any stage. We seek to empower female entrepreneurs with knowledge. Our ultimate goal is to introduce affordable and applicable technology, automation, and innovation inside each business we touch.
Inclusivity | Respect | Support
Innovation | Sustainability | Fearlessness
Let us share our experience to navigate and amplify your business.
Meet The Team
Debbie is a highly engaging and motivational instructor to entrepreneurs, at any stage of their business lifecycle.
Debbie is the founder, and CEO of Launch and Balance Consulting, LLC, a woman-owned educational training business focused on strategic business planning and digital marketing strategy for small businesses.
She delivers professional expertise in designing and implementing business solutions, vision, and the processes entrepreneurs need to start, run, and grow their businesses. This eLearning program uses a proprietary, results-driven process for assisting small business owners to create a complete business plan and digital marketing strategy to navigate their entrepreneurial journey.
A graduate of the University of Kentucky and Mount Vernon Nazarene University, with an MBA focused on organizational management, Debbie is a serial entrepreneur of 25 years, an author, and has an extensive financial background in real estate investment, strategic planning, leadership, digital marketing, and SBA programs. She has held multiple directors’ positions and advisory roles within SBDC, WBC, and private organizations.
Debbie's subject matter expertise as a certified expert business planner, commercialization specialist, and Google digital partner, contributes to the breadth of services provided to entrepreneurs seeking to launch, grow, and scale successfully. She is a highly engaging and motivational instructor to entrepreneurs, at any stage of business and looks forward to sharing her experience and expertise with your business planning practices in 2021!
Raheem Jylote Clemons
Social Media and Business Intelligence Intern
Raheem is a Junior at Washington and Jefferson College pursuing dual majors in CIS and Business.
Katie’s passion is rooted in business information systems and digital marketing strategy and was our first intern.
As an experienced social media strategist for both for-profit and nonprofit businesses, Katie was a valuable asset to our team as a startup. As a Duquesne University business major, her innovative skills in research, data analytics, and marketing contributed to early stages of our eLearning design platforms and managed digital services products to deliver engaging and trending content for measurable results.