Founder of Philadelphia WNC
Founder of PWNC Foundation, Inc.
Owner/CEO of FPS Fun Travel
Hello my name is Felicia Shanken CEO/Founder of the Philadelphia Women's Network Connection, LLC and PWNC Foundation Inc 501(c)(3)
Felicia owns and operates a home-based travel business for 5 1/2 years. She specializes in all forms of travel.
Felicia creates a friendly supportive community where business owners enjoy sharpening their entrepreneurial edge while nurturing valuable relationships that enrich career satisfaction.
Felicia had the opportunity from September 2019 - November 2020, to have her own show on RVNTV a digital television platform called "Power Up Your Passion", where she brought on guest to talk about their passion in life and how it lead to where they are now.
Felicia was also recognized and honored by "Fun Times Magazine" in their March/April 2020 magazine edition for being a
"2020 Philadelphia Who's Who Black Women of Influence". In December 2020 Felicia was recognized by International Brainz Magazine as an Influential leader and Business owner recognized for her entrepreneurial success, achievements and willingness to help others.
Felicia is known sometimes as the Medical Professional, before becoming an solo entrepreneur full time 3 years ago, her corporate profession was in the medical field for over 25 years, she started in the field of Radiology for a number of years and then went back to school to get an Associates Degree in Nursing from Gwynedd Mercy University. She worked for the Department of Veterans Affairs in Philadelphia for 9 1/2 years before she decided to pursue Entrepreneurship full-time.
Felicia was raised in Queens, New York. She moved to Philadelphia over 20, years ago where she met her husband, Paul a native Philadelphian. They live in the Fairmont area of Center City Philadelphia. They are avid travelers and love being at the beach. They are also parents to a 9 year old rescued pit-bull mix named Maximus.