Inaugural Women in Leadership Forum Brings Together Executives and Thought Leaders on Elevating Women in the Workplace

WASHINGTON, DC – On Friday, September 22, SmartBrief hosted its inaugural Women in Leadership Forum, bringing together leading associations, female executives and diversity thought leaders for a discussion on elevating women in the workplace.

 The half-day forum was dedicated to arming senior-level professionals with essential tools for executive leadership and providing an opportunity for networking. The discussion focused on the importance of mentoring, creating executive presence and breaking down common communication barriers. Award-winning panelists included Teresa Meares, chairwoman of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO); Kathy Korman Frey, CEO and founder of The Hot Momma Project and Vision Forward; and Dana Theus, president and CEO of InPower Consulting.

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Carly Chomer, SmartBrief, 202-407-7864