Entrepreneurs Will Share Big Ideas for Business Success during Women's Entrepreneurship Week Summit at Berkeley College

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Thursday, August 25, 2022
Contact: Kelly Depsee
Director, Communications and External Relations
973-200-1099
KME@BerkeleyCollege.edu
ENTREPRENEURS TO SHARE BIG IDEAS FOR BUSINESS SUCCESS
DURING 2022 WOMEN’S ENTREPRENEURSHIP WEEK SUMMIT
AT BERKELEY COLLEGE
 
Julissa Gutierrez, Chief Diversity Officer, New York State, Will Deliver Keynote Address on Tuesday, October 18, 2022
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Registration is open for “Big Ideas: The Catalyst for Business Success,” Berkeley College’s annual Women’s Entrepreneurship Week (WEW) event. The summit will be livestreamed and held in-person at the College’s Midtown Manhattan campus, 3 East 43rd Street, Manhattan, NY, on Tuesday, October 18, 2022. 

The event is open to members of the business community, aspiring entrepreneurs, chambers of commerce, faculty, staff, and students.

Since 2015, Berkeley College WEW has featured a wide range of diverse leaders in government, business, and media who have shared resources for success in rebuilding the economy, fixing the broken rungs of the career ladder, and converting pivotal moments into opportunities. 

This year’s event features a panel of prominent entrepreneurs and influencers, including a keynote address by Julissa Gutierrez, Chief Diversity Officer, New York State. 


Agenda
Tuesday, October 18, 2022
 
Networking Breakfast
 
9 a.m. – Welcome and Opening Remarks
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Diane Recinos, EdD, President of Berkeley College
Cadjnie Cameau, Berkeley College Student
 
9:15 a.m. – Keynote Address
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Julissa Gutierrez, Chief Diversity Officer, New York State
 
10 a.m. – Entrepreneurship Panel
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(Moderator) Linda Mauro, Campus Operating Officer, Berkeley College in Midtown Manhattan
Rechelle Balanzat, CEO and Founder, Juliette Technologies
Kibonen Nfi, CEO, Cameroon Clothing Company
Elizabeth Taylor, Owner, True Beauty Brooklyn and Co-host, True Beauty Brooklyn Podcast
Christina Young, Founder, Stia Jewelry

 
There is no cost to attend the event, but registration is required. To learn more about sponsorships, email Kelly Depsee, Director, Communications and External Relations, at KME@BerkeleyCollege.edu. 

About Berkeley College

Berkeley College, founded in 1931, is a career-focused institution accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education that offers students Master’s, Bachelor’s, and Associate’s degree and Certificate programs in more than 20 career fields. The College also offers Continuing Education programs to enhance career credentials.

Berkeley College has campuses in Midtown Manhattan, NY, and in Newark, Woodbridge and Woodland Park, NJ, with more than 4,000 students enrolled. In addition, Berkeley College Online® serves a global population. U.S. News & World Report has named Berkeley College among the Best Colleges for Online Bachelor’s Programs and among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans, for nine consecutive years. U.S. News & World Report named Berkeley College (NJ) one of the Best Regional Colleges in the North in its 2022 edition of the Best Colleges Survey.  In 2021 and 2022 Berkeley College (NJ) was recognized as a Top Performer on Social Mobility among colleges in the region. The website address is http://www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.

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