Event: “The Bottom Line: How Big Business Is Empowering Women and Girls” @icrw #hwhtw

February 27, 2012 at 12:29 pm Leave a comment

The International Center for Research on Women has an intriguing event coming up in DC on March 7:

“Join ICRW for its Passports to Progress event on the eve of International Women’s Day, March 7. A diverse panel of corporate and social enterprise investors will discuss how and why big business interests are banking on the future of women and girls half a world away.”

Who:   
Judy Woodruff, Senior Correspondent, PBS NEWSHOUR
Darlene Daggett, former President, QVC U.S.; Founder and Executive Director of Ikatu International
Mary Ellen Iskenderian, President and CEO of Women’s World Banking
Charlotte Oades, Global Director of Women’s Economic Empowerment, The Coca-Cola Company
Jackie VanderBrug, Managing Director, Criterion Ventures and Women Effect Investments

With a special presentation by Tara Ann Lundy, Concept Development Manager, Vestergaard Frandsen

When:
Wednesday, March 7, 2012
Doors open at 6:00 p.m.; program starts at 7:00 p.m.

Where:
National Press Club
529 14th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20045

To register or for more information: http://www.icrw.org/passports-progress

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