Women Mean Business Luncheon 2018 Women Mean Business Luncheon 2018

Emcee
Dulcé Sloan
Comedian and Correspondent, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah

Partnership Award
Leitzes & Co
Leitzes & Co for the RE: PURPOSE Initiative

Thursday, April 19th

The Plaza Hotel
770 5th Avenue, NYC

11:30 AM Reception | 12:00 PM Luncheon

Each year, more than 400 of New York City’s most accomplished and engaged leaders gather to attend the Women Mean Business Luncheon, which supports the Coalition’s First Step Job Training Program. The event features program graduates sharing their moving stories and experiences. Past events have also featured guest speakers including Arianna Huffington, Hillary Clinton, Christine Quinn, Anna Quindlen, Ashley Graham, Darlene Love, First Lady of New York City Chirlane McCray and Dari Alexander.

First Step gives homeless and low-income women the skills and confidence needed to achieve financial independence. Our innovative 14-week curriculum offers computer and job skills training, an internship with a major corporation or nonprofit organization, mentoring, job placement assistance and extensive post-graduate support.

Women Mean Business Luncheon 2018

Emcee
Dulcé Sloan
Comedian and Correspondent, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah

Partnership Award
Leitzes & Co
Leitzes & Co for the RE: PURPOSE Initiative

Thursday, April 19th

The Plaza Hotel
770 5th Avenue, NYC

11:30 AM Reception | 12:00 PM Luncheon

Each year, more than 400 of New York City’s most accomplished and engaged leaders gather to attend the Women Mean Business Luncheon, which supports the Coalition’s First Step Job Training Program. The event features program graduates sharing their moving stories and experiences. Past events have also featured guest speakers including Arianna Huffington, Hillary Clinton, Christine Quinn, Anna Quindlen, Ashley Graham, Darlene Love, First Lady of New York City Chirlane McCray and Dari Alexander.

First Step gives homeless and low-income women the skills and confidence needed to achieve financial independence. Our innovative 14-week curriculum offers computer and job skills training, an internship with a major corporation or nonprofit organization, mentoring, job placement assistance and extensive post-graduate support.

Sponsors

Benefactors

The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.

Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

Friends of Deborah Krulewitch &
Jane Singer

MWWPR

 

Sustainers

Terry Andreas & John A. Hewig

Burke & Company LLC

Kristina S. Burke

Dow Jones

Richard Lewis & Joan Sapinsley

Helen Lowenstein

Jane Orans

 

Patrons

Adrenaline – A Havas Company

Fross Zelnick Lehrman & Zissu, P.C.

Joined Development

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.
Eta Nu Sigma Chapter

Jennifer & Peter Wallace

 

Sponsors

Deerfield Management

Fran Livowitz

LEITZES&CO

Susan C. Lerner

The Morrison & Foerster Foundation

Mutual of America

Nardello & Co.

Telstra

Troutman Sanders, LLP

 

Supporters

Clutter Therapy, LLC

Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP

Deborah Krulewitch

Patricia Steele

Sullivan & Worcester LLP

Yvette & Claude Weir

Giulia Weisman

 

Friends

Eni

Vincent & Shelly Fremont

Joy Vida Jones

Barbara Kolsun

Rudolph Landin

Martha & Alex Wallau

 

As of April 18, 2018

 

In-Kind Sponsors

Aquatalia

Bigelow Tea

Bumble and bumble

Cole Haan

Dow Jones

Elite Island Resorts Caribbean

The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.

Feed Your Soul

K&D Wine & Spirits

La Mer

LALIQUE

Licari Cutler Salon

Maha Chocolate

Michael Kors

Xtend Barre Tribeca

 

Video Sponsor

Strange News Productions

 

As of April 13, 2018

WMBL 2019

Emcee
Dulcé Sloan
Comedian and Correspondent, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah

Partnership Award
Leitzes & Co
Leitzes & Co for the RE: PURPOSE Initiative

Thursday, April 19th

The Plaza Hotel
770 5th Avenue, NYC

11:30 AM Reception | 12:00 PM Luncheon

Each year, more than 400 of New York City’s most accomplished and engaged leaders gather to attend the Women Mean Business Luncheon, which supports the Coalition’s First Step Job Training Program. The event features program graduates sharing their moving stories and experiences. Past events have also featured guest speakers including Arianna Huffington, Hillary Clinton, Christine Quinn, Anna Quindlen, Ashley Graham, Darlene Love, First Lady of New York City Chirlane McCray and Dari Alexander.

First Step gives homeless and low-income women the skills and confidence needed to achieve financial independence. Our innovative 14-week curriculum offers computer and job skills training, an internship with a major corporation or nonprofit organization, mentoring, job placement assistance and extensive post-graduate support.

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Women Mean Business Luncheon 2018

Emcee
Dulcé Sloan
Comedian and Correspondent, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah

Partnership Award
Leitzes & Co
Leitzes & Co for the RE: PURPOSE Initiative

Thursday, April 19th

The Plaza Hotel
770 5th Avenue, NYC

11:30 AM Reception | 12:00 PM Luncheon

Each year, more than 400 of New York City’s most accomplished and engaged leaders gather to attend the Women Mean Business Luncheon, which supports the Coalition’s First Step Job Training Program. The event features program graduates sharing their moving stories and experiences. Past events have also featured guest speakers including Arianna Huffington, Hillary Clinton, Christine Quinn, Anna Quindlen, Ashley Graham, Darlene Love, First Lady of New York City Chirlane McCray and Dari Alexander.

First Step gives homeless and low-income women the skills and confidence needed to achieve financial independence. Our innovative 14-week curriculum offers computer and job skills training, an internship with a major corporation or nonprofit organization, mentoring, job placement assistance and extensive post-graduate support.

Sponsors

Sponsors

Benefactors

The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.

Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

Friends of Deborah Krulewitch &
Jane Singer

MWWPR

 

Sustainers

Terry Andreas & John A. Hewig

Burke & Company LLC

Kristina S. Burke

Dow Jones

Richard Lewis & Joan Sapinsley

Helen Lowenstein

Jane Orans

 

Patrons

Adrenaline – A Havas Company

Fross Zelnick Lehrman & Zissu, P.C.

Joined Development

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.
Eta Nu Sigma Chapter

Jennifer & Peter Wallace

 

Sponsors

Deerfield Management

Fran Livowitz

LEITZES&CO

Susan C. Lerner

The Morrison & Foerster Foundation

Mutual of America

Nardello & Co.

Telstra

Troutman Sanders, LLP

 

Supporters

Clutter Therapy, LLC

Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP

Deborah Krulewitch

Patricia Steele

Sullivan & Worcester LLP

Yvette & Claude Weir

Giulia Weisman

 

Friends

Eni

Vincent & Shelly Fremont

Joy Vida Jones

Barbara Kolsun

Rudolph Landin

Martha & Alex Wallau

 

As of April 18, 2018

 

In-Kind Sponsors

Aquatalia

Bigelow Tea

Bumble and bumble

Cole Haan

Dow Jones

Elite Island Resorts Caribbean

The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.

Feed Your Soul

K&D Wine & Spirits

La Mer

LALIQUE

Licari Cutler Salon

Maha Chocolate

Michael Kors

Xtend Barre Tribeca

 

Video Sponsor

Strange News Productions

 

As of April 13, 2018

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The Coalition’s annual Women Mean Business Luncheon to benefit the First Step Job Training Program was held on Thursday, April 19th, 2018 at The Plaza Hotel.