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12 East 41st Street

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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 York. 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.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Berkeley College
12 East 41st Street
New York, NY

8 a.m. – Registration and Networking Breakfast
8:45 a.m. to 12 p.m. – Keynote Address and Panels
Livestream https://livestream.com/accounts/18082567/events/8351138

Following the program there will be a Lunch and Learn business workshop to help attendees establish their brand, develop a business pitch, and learn about resources for capital.

Elizabeth de Leon Bhargava

Keynote Speaker: Elizabeth de León Bhargava, Esq., Deputy Secretary for Labor and Workforce, New York State

Panelists include:

Angela Harrington, Vice President, Communications and External Relations, Berkeley College
Shelly Jones Jennings, Vice President and Director of Digital, Earl G. Graves, Ltd./BLACK ENTERPRISE
Vicky Llerena, CEO, Social Vibes Media
Tendai NDoro, PhD, Regional Director, New Jersey Small Business Development Centers
Cristyne Nicholas, CEO, Nicholas & Lence Communications
Nancy Ploeger, Executive Director and Secretary, IWEC, The International Women’s Entrepreneurial Challenge Foundation
Nancy Robles-Guess, Executive Vice President, Operations and Compliance Officer, Eastern Funding LLC
Angie Tang, Board Trustee, Berkeley College, and Impact Investing Advisor
Amy Soricelli, Vice President, Career Services, Berkeley College
Syleecia Thompson, DBA, Entertainment Manager and Brand Strategist, DYG Management Group, and Professor, Management, Berkeley College Larry L. Luing School of Business
Elizabeth Velez, President, The Velez Organization
Elana Zolfo, EdD, Dean, Larry L. Luing School of Business

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

Student Speaker: Oslene Johnson, Marketing Communications, Berkeley College

More Information: A New Jersey Women’s Entrepreneurship Week panel will be held on October 18 at Berkeley College in Woodbridge, NJ. For more information, contact Kelly Depsee, Director, Communications and External Relations, at KME@BerkeleyCollege.edu

Join the Conversation: @BerkeleyCollege #WEW2018

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