SYLVIA ACEVEDO, CEO, Girl Scouts of the USA, was named as one of Forbes, Top 50 Women in America in Tech. To read her profile and see the other women named, click HERE.
BETH BROOKE-MARCINIAK, Global Vice Chair, Public Policy, EY, was named one of 2018’s OUTstanding Role Model’s for her work towards LGBT rights and inclusion initiatives both within her organization and in her community. To read about her selection, click HERE.
MAURA CARLEY, President & CEO, Healthcare Navigation LLC, was invited to speak at the November meeting of the Estate Planning Council of Fairfield County where she presented “Don’t Let Poor Healthcare Planning Ruin the Estate Plan.” Later that day Maura was the featured webinar speaker on “Healthcare Coverage in Splitsville” hosted by the Brooklyn-based group UNtied. In December Maura was invited to present to Bessemer Trust Client Account and Wealth Managers nationwide on how Healthcare Navigation helps clients with the difficulties faced in the current healthcare environment and also spoke on “Healthcare Coverage and Divorce” for the Association of Divorce Financial Planners in Manhattan.
GLORIA FELDT, Founder & President, Take The Lead Leadership Parity Movement, would like to thank so many Forum members for joining her at a fundraising performance for Take the Lead, of Gloria: A Life. The event was a huge success!
KAY KOPLOVITZ, Chairman & CEO, Koplovitz & Co., was honored by the Yale School of Management, Chief Executive Leadership Institute’s CEO Summit. She was presented with the Maverick in Leadership Award by David J. Stern, chairman emeritus, NBA. To read more about this prestigious award click HERE.
ALICE TEPPER MARLIN, Founder & President Emerita, Social Accountability International, spoke on Dec. 5 at a professional education panel for lawyers on business & human rights in fashion. The panel was organized by Dunnington, Bartholow & Miller.
SHAWN OUTLER, Macy’s, was named Macy’s Executive Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer. To read more about this important new role, click HERE.
ALICIA SYRETT, Founder & CEO, Pantegrion Capital LLC, appeared on MSNBC’s Your Business in a “Ask the Expert segment. She emceed the NY Tech Meetup Women’s Demo Night and served as an Evaluator for Columbia Business School’s Greenhouse program. She also served as a Judge at Fordham Foundry’s VentureUP! Pitch Challenge and at the German Accelerator’s Pitch night at the German Consulate General at the United Nations.
ELLEN PIKITCH, Professor and Executive Director, Institute for Ocean Conservation Science, has been named the Ocean Sanctuary Alliance’s, Endowed Professorship in Ocean Conservation Science in the Schol of Marine and Atmospheric Science. This position and funding will allow her to lead the ocean conservation movement across the globe. To read more about the selection, click HERE.
ALAIR TOWNSEND, Columnist, Crain’s New York Business, was inducted into the 2018 Crain’s New York Hall of Fame. To read her profiling interview, click HERE.
ALICE YOUNG, Corporate Director, was interviewed as a member of the first class of women after Yale became co-educational. The series is called “1968: Fifty Years Later.” To listen to the episode which was included on NPR/WNYC’s; All Things Considered, click HERE.
SIGAL ZARMI, is excited to share that she has begun a new role within Morgan Stanley as their Head of Transformation.