Beverly Kievman Copen, a native of Atlanta, Georgia, has been a Sedona, Arizona resident for 14 years. She is an entrepreneur, author and professional photographer.
In business, Beverly, has more than 45 years of experience in sales, marketing and communications. Throughout her career she has served on corporate boards of directors, as well as business, educational institutions, professional and civic. She has received widespread recognition for her work with businesswomen, both domestically and internationally, and received numerous awards for her work.
She has been a featured speaker throughout the United States, and in many countries, including India, New Zealand, Australia, Japan, Canada, Singapore and Malaysia and traveled extensively throughout the globe, including 3 weeks in China and most recently, to Cuba.
She is the author of 4 published books – on sales, business development, and other non-fiction topics. Her fourth, was released in 2015 as an educational eBook by Rowman & Littlefield, titled Your Eyes are your Windows to the World. Her passion has been capturing culture – how people live, work and play that sparked the development of the Your Eyes eBook.
Her global focus on photography has been featured in numerous exhibits and galleries in Arizona, including a 3-month solo exhibit at the Sedona City Hall, in the City Hall Chambers, 2016, and a solo exhibit at the Herberger Theater Performing Arts Center Gallery, Phoenix, in 2014. She created personalized calendars for the Phoenix based George Brazil companies for two years, with copies in the thousands. The solo exhibit for Herberger Art Gallery in Phoenix included an 11- minute video, Expanding Your Horizons, that was also created for that event. That, along with a 5 minute version, is now on YouTube: https://youtu.be/jjPUnFUvF6U.
In 2012 Beverly was awarded the prestigious Arizona Highways magazine GRAND PRIZE for her “Sunset of the Century” photograph.