Overcoming MediocrityEMPOWERED WOMEN
Carmela is a very motivated individual who runs several businesses. She is the President of Rai Concrete construction company, with over 30 years of experience in the construction industry. She has earned her DBE, WBENC, Cook County WBE, and DuPage County WBE Minority certifications. These endorsements have empowered her to take her business to the next level, furthering her goals. Carmela is driven to succeed and never sits still. She is also passionate about health and wellness, since losing her late husband to cancer.
Carmela is a Crystal Executive Entrepreneur with a health and wellness company. She wants to be able to help people stay healthy, get fit, provide age rejuvenation, and become financially well. She is dedicated to inspiring people to become the healthiest version of themselves while creating an additional income. Carmela is always looking into empowering those around her. Even in the darkest times, Carmela has never given up. She just kept on going to reach her goals, always staying confident in herself.
Carmela has a close bond with her family. No matter how hectic life gets, there is always time for her loved ones. She enjoys spending time with her current husband, two adult children, son-in-law, daughter-in-law, and seven amazing grandchildren. She is also very close with her parents, siblings, and family. She is a very spiritual individual and thanks God daily for giving her the strength and courage to be the person she is today. Carmela resides in the northwest suburbs of Chicago with her husband. She also enjoys cooking, good food, good wine, dancing, music, and attending her husband’s musical events.
A Diamond in the Rough
After the loss of her husband at a young age, Carmela underwent a transformation. She found the inner strength to carry on and spent 30 years running a successful construction company. She is now focused on her health and wellness business and empowering others to be the best versions of themselves, while providing them with the means to create a new source of revenue.