Wednesday, April 23, 2008

Sylvia Ann Hewitt in panel on Latina Executives April 24

This Thursday April 24 Telemundo & GE are hosting Sylvia Ann Hewlettin the Doral from 5pm - 6:30pm, who will be presenting her study onCelebrating and Capitalizing on the Strengths of Latina Executives,titled Sin Fronteras. She is the author of a popular book titled,"Off-Ramps and On-Ramps" which provides a proven roadmap to helpcompanies stop the female brain drain, and help women achieve theirfull potential with rewarding and balanced lives.Please see below invite and forward to your friends and collegues, inand outside the company, just make sure to rsvp to confirm attendanceto:

SYLVIA ANN HEWLETT is an economist and the founding president of theCenter for Work-Life Policy where she directs the "Hidden BrainDrain"—a task force of 40 global companies committed to fully realizefemale and minority talent over the lifespan. She also heads up theGender and Policy program at the School of International and PublicAffairs, Columbia University. She is the author of various criticallyacclaimed nonfiction books, including When the Bough Breaks (winner ofa Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Book Prize) and most recently Off-Rampsand On-Ramps (Harvard Business School Press). She has appeared on 60Minutes, The Today Show, Good Morning America, ABC World News, Oprah,The View, All Things Considered and Talk of the Nation.

Sin Fronteras: Celebrating and Capitalizing on the Strengths of Latina Executives

This study showcases the strengths of Latina executives. Drawing upona heritage thatis rich in transferable skill sets – work ethic, collaborativeleadership, cultural fluency –Latinas have extraordinary potential in the executive suite.

Sylvia will be joined by the following Latina Executives:Johanna Guerra - VP News, Telemundo Arisa Batista Cunningham - VP, Diversity Group Worldwide Lisa M. Quiroz - SVP Corporate Responsibility, Time Warner Moderator: Vanessa Hauc - Reporter, Al Rojo Vivo This Thursday, April 24 ● 5:00-6:30pm, Cocktail Reception to FollowDoral Resort & SpaLegends Ballroom4400 N.W. 87th Ave.Miami, FL 33178

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