Jenny Fleiss is one of those entrepreneurs who can attribute her success to perseverance. She and her business partner stuck to their Rent the Runway idea in the face of skeptical fashion designers and male venture capitalists who may not have been aware of the emotional attachment women have with clothes. On top of that, […]
Women Business Leaders Forum
Four future business leaders who have distinguished themselves at New Jersey universities through their academic work, leadership and community involvement will be honored with Rising Star awards at NJBIA’s 5th Annual Women Business Leaders Forum on Sept. 20. The forum will bring together hundreds of men and women in Long Branch to participate alongside top […]
The movement to include women in the C-suite has hit a milestone, of sorts: All S&P 500 Index companies now have at least one woman on their boards of directors. As reported by HR Dive.com, the last holdout, Copart Inc., appointed Diane Morefield, chief financial officer at CyrusOne Inc., to its board last week. “The scarcity […]
RWJBarnabas Health’s Amy Mansue, a healthcare executive whose trailblazing career in both public service and the private sector has made her a role model for a new generation of leaders, will be the 2019 recipient of the New Jersey Business & Industry Association’s Caren Franzini Leadership Award. Mansue will receive the award at NJBIA’s 5th […]
Kim Cowperthwait of our events department returns to the show to tell us about some awesome networking opportunities coming up, her subscription box addiction and what Nickelodeon slime tastes like.