IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: CORPORATE EQUALITY LUNCHEON – DEC. 10, 2019

On Tuesday, Dec. 10th*, senior executives from the for-profit industry met with leaders of the non-profit community to discuss the most crucial issues impacting gender equality in the workplace:

Panel #1: Equal Pay
(L to R) Marcy Syms, President, Sy Syms Foundation; Lorraine Hariton, CEO, Catalyst;
Beverly Neufeld, Founder, PowHerNY/Equal Pay Campaign;
(Moderator) Lori Sokol, PhD, Executive Director, Women’s eNews
Panel #2: Equality in Hiring/Promoting/Retaining Practices
(L to R) Louise Butler, Vice President of People, Transit Wireless; Kimberly Watkins, former Manhattan GMAT executive; Diane Bengston, Exec. VP & Chief Human Resources Officer, Travelers; Claire O’Connor, Managing Director, Barclays;
(Moderator) Marcy Syms, President, Sy Syms Foundation
Panel #3: Mentoring/Unconscious Bias Training and Practices
(L to R) Loretta McCarthy, Managing Partner, Golden Seeds; Lucida Plummer, Global Head of Diversity/JPMorgan Asset and Wealth Mgmt.; Ekaterina Timaeva, Managing Director, Duff and Phelps; Melissa St. Clair, Senior Director, Innovation & Diversity Strategies, TIAA
(Moderator) Marcy Syms, President, Sy Syms Foundation

*The luncheon took place at the art studio of feminist artist, Linda Stein.

Coming Soon: Watch for the publication of a full digital compendium of the topics discussed and the responses from our expert panelists!