Denise S. Bennett
With a financial career spanning 30 years, Denise Bennett brings an unmatched perspective to her clients—combining business strategy, market savvy and commercial lending expertise. As a strategist, lending specialist and professional speaker, Bennett’s passion is helping business owners and individuals to build and sustain long-term prosperity.

Since 2000, Denise has spearheaded DS Bennett Business Strategies, providing financial strategy and execution to businesses and individuals. At the heart of the company is Denise’s commitment to acting as a trusted advisor for her clients, helping them to develop and realize their individual financial vision.

Prior to starting her business, Denise had a notable career in the financial industry including senior-level positions at First Citizens Bank, First Union National Bank (now Wachovia, a Wells Fargo company) and BB&T.

Denise is author of A Chosen Seed: from Mustard Seed to Abundance (2011), a book which celebrates her grandmother’s insightful teachings with over 300 passages to help readers prosper in life and work. She is also a certified member of The National Speakers Association.

Bennett graduated cum laude from Winston-Salem State University, with a BS in Business Administration.




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