Mia Fioravanti is the vice president of corporate affairs for The Bellwether District, a Hilco Redevelopment Partners project. Mia oversees HRP’s community outreach, philanthropy, and workforce development efforts as the company transforms the former PES refinery site into a state-of-the-art logistics and life sciences campus over the next 10 to 15 years. Outside work, Mia serves on six nonprofit Boards, including the Community College of Philadelphia Foundation and the Forum of Executive Women Foundation.
Who is a woman that inspires you?
My mother is my role model and a huge source of inspiration. She is proof that you can be both strong and kind.
What do you think needs to be done to level the playing field for women in the workplace? Leveling the playing field for women requires more women in leadership positions; women leaders have been shown to drive better outcomes for all employees.
What advice would you give to the next generation of female leaders?
Be yourself. Remember that each person’s leadership style is unique and that you have something worthwhile to bring to the table.