Samia, the Founder & CEO of Flavors, is an award-winning serial entrepreneur, business leader and 2019 Los Angeles, CA recipient of the 2019 Los Angeles Small Biz Challenge hosted by The UPS Store and INC Magazine, winning $14k for the expansion of Flavors to launch a shared culinary artisan commercial kitchen space for local food and beverage entrepreneurs. She is also an expert in government contract procurement and is the Senior Acquisition and Procurement Consultant for Flavors’ Department of Homeland Security Acquisition Management contract (2019-present). She built her contract experience as a Contract Specialist for Washington Headquarters Services (2009-2017) and won her first subcontract, after retiring from the federal government, supporting the Department of State from 2017-2019.
From 2017-2019, Samia owned and operated CoWorx City, an executive coworking and event space for small business entrepreneurs in Southern Maryland, which created spaces for local entrepreneurs to build successful companies across a variety of industries.
Mrs. Bingham was educated at Bowie State University (2007), completing her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing. She then completed her Master’s in Management graduate degree with a specialization Acquisition and Supply Chain Management (2011) at the University of Maryland Global Campus.