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HIA-LI Hosts 7th Annual Women Leading the Way Breakfast

7th Annual Women Leading the Way Executive Breakfast & Forum

A Discussion with Women in Leadership at the 7th annual Women Leading the Way Executive Breakfast; Thursday, November 30, 2017; 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM; Hyatt Regency Long Island, Hauppauge, NY


HAUPPAUGE, N.Y.Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Women make up the fastest-growing segment of business owners today with more women in leadership positions. Women entrepreneurs continue to provide a strong economic engine for growth, nationwide accounting for more than 10 million businesses, nearly $2 trillion in sales and 13 million in employment. This is also the case for Long Island women business owners and the HIA-LI, one of the recognized voices for business on Long Island (www.hia-li.org), will once again host an informative and educational leadership program at the HIA-LI 7th Annual Women Leading the Way Breakfast. A panel of influential women entrepreneurs will share their inspirational stories of success, discuss challenges, solutions, and tactics to help grow your business. The Executive Breakfast will be held Thursday, November 30, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM at the Hyatt Regency Long Island, 1717 Motor Parkway, Hauppauge, NY. To register for the event and obtain more information, visit https://www.hia-li.org/events/7th-annual-womens-leadership-executive-breakfast or call 631-543-5355.

“This Women’s Executive Forum provides women business professionals the opportunity to create best practices from the experiences and suggestions of successful women leaders,” said Terri Alessi-Miceli, President of HIA-LI. “Particularly in light of the recent news of sexual harassment in the workplace and how it CANNOT be tolerated it should be an interesting and provocative discussion.”

Executive Breakfast, 8 AM – 10 AM
The Executive Breakfast panel will discuss a variety of topics, including:

  • Achieving life and work balance
  • Finding your voice
  • Building and leveraging your network
  • The power of mentoring
  • Navigating your career path

The panel will be moderated by Domenique Camacho-Moran, Partner, Farrell Fritz with panelists Randi Shubin Dresner, CFRE, President and CEO, Island Harvest; Kristen Jarnagin, President and CEO, Discover Long Island; and Martha Stark, Senior Vice President and Group Director, Signature Bank.

The HIA-LI 7th Annual Women Leading the Way Executive Breakfast is Sponsored by:
Bank of America; Brookhaven National Laboratory, Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP; Hyatt Regency; People’s Alliance Federal Credit Union.

About HIA-LI
HIA-LI helps Long Island businesses prosper. For over 30 years, we have been one of the recognized voices for business on Long Island and a powerful force and economic engine for regional development. We provide a forum for business leaders to network, problem solve and obtain advice on critical issues facing their businesses. Our member companies represent tens of thousands of business professionals. We’re headquartered in and support one of the largest industrial parks in the United States. HIA-LI programs and events promote strategic partnerships, targeted networking, information sharing and business advocacy. Members benefit from our committees, educational programs, career resources, research capabilities, mentoring opportunities and business advisory services. For more information, visit http://www.hia-li.org or call 631-543-5355.

HIA-LI CONTACT:
Terri Alessi-Miceli, 631-543-5355, talessi@hia-li.org

MEDIA CONTACT:
Lisa HazenCommunication Strategy Group; 631-239-6335 x103; lhazen@gocsg.com