Women in Leadership: Breaking Barriers - New Jersey

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430 Rahway Avenue

Woodbridge Township, NJ 07095

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In honor of Women’s Entrepreneurship Week, Berkeley College will host a special event that includes panel discussions with prominent women leaders in New Jersey. Women in Leadership: Breaking Barriers is part of a global initiative to elevate the voices of women on key issues. The event will focus on strategies for empowering women economically and politically, incubating the future of women entrepreneurs, and other important issues.

The audience will be comprised of more than 100 students, faculty, business leaders and media professionals. There is no cost to attend. Berkeley College will collect gently worn business clothing for a student Career Closet at the event.

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Berkeley College
430 Rahway Avenue
Woodbridge, NJ

9 a.m. – Registration and Networking Breakfast
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. – Keynote Address and Panels
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Keynote Speaker: Michele N. Siekerka, Esq., President and CEO, New Jersey Business & Industry Association

Panelists include:

Jessica Ballew, Chief Empowerment Officer and Founder, J.E.S.S.I.C.A. Cares
Elisa Charters, President and Co-Founder, Latina Surge
Zuleika Cuevas, Manager of Training and Development, Berkeley College
Wilda Diaz, Mayor, City of Perth Amboy
Joanna Gagis, Producer and Correspondent, NJTV News
Sally Glick, Principal and Chief Growth Strategist, Sobel & Co.
Angela Harrington, Vice President, Communications and External Relations, Berkeley College
Patricia Perkins-Auguste, Council member, City of Elizabeth
Mary Wagner, PhD, Interim Dean, Berkeley College School of Graduate Studies
Diane Walsh, Executive Vice President, Communications and Programs, Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey
Linda Wellbrock, CEO and Founder, Leading Women Entrepreneurs
Allison C. Williams, Esq., Founder and Owner, Williams Law Group, LLC

Opening Remarks: Michael J. Smith, President of Berkeley College

Student Speaker: Shaiasia Boyd-Dorchy, Fashion Merchandising and Management, Berkeley College

More Information: A New York Women’s Entrepreneurship Week panel will be held on October 17 at Berkeley College in Midtown Manhattan. For more information, contact Kelly Depsee, Director, Communications and External Relations, at KME@BerkeleyCollege.edu

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