WPN Celebration of International Women's Day
When: March 10 2020
Where: Poughkeepsie, United States
The WPN Women's Professional Network celebrates
International Women's Day 2020
with keynote speaker and author Amy Jin
and featuring recording artist Brigavelli accompanied by Kyle G. Carlson.
March 10, 2020
Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel
Civic Center Plaza Poughkeepsie
The celebration of International Women's Day (IWD) in the Hudson Valley
is the signature event of the WPN. IWD is a global day celebrating the
social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. The day
also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. #EachforEqual
represents the theme of IWD 2020 which calls for for each of us to create
a more gender equal world.
About the Keynote Speaker:
Amy Jin is a leadership coach and inspirational speaker. She uses
mindfulness, psychology, and neuroscience to help entrepreneurs and
executives unlock their superpowers and lead consciously. A passionate
advocate for women, she is the co-creator and co-host of 'Straighten Your
Crown', a podcast for female founders who are determined to power their
own success. Amy also serves as a pitch coach for startup founders who are
looking to perfect their storytelling for both off and on stage investor pitches.
Previously, Amy led emerging business development at Google, including
the international launch of Google Pay across Europe. Her training in sales
and communication made her a top rated facilitator for Google's public
speaking and mindfulness workshops. Prior to Google, Amy was an
award-winning Account Executive for OpenTable, where she helped build
the company's revenue towards its 2009 IPO. Amy is a second time
entrepreneur, having founded MEI New York, a fashion startup which was
featured in Women's Wear Daily, Nylon Magazine, and Daily Candy.
Amy holds a B.A. in Psychology and Legal Studies from the University of
California, Berkeley. She is a certified yoga teacher, an avid meditator, a
sailing and tango enthusiast, and has traveled to 46 countries.
Musical entertainment will be provided by recording artist Brigavelli
(Bridget Kelly) accompanied by Kyle G. Carlson.
$47 Members. $52 Non-Members.
Appetizers. 3-course sit-down dinner. Coffee and tea.
Photo booth. Cash bar. Networking.
Every attendee will also receive 1 raffle ticket for a drawing including
amazing prizes such as an overnight stay at a local B&B, dinner gift
certificates, and much more.
Registration is thru www.eventbrite.com only.