Women's Power Breakfast!
Breakfast Keynote Speaker: Sheryl WuDunn
"How Women Can Hold up Half the Sky"
Date: Thursday, October 8th, 2009
Location: A.J. Maxwell's, 57 W. 48th Street (Between 5th/6th Avenues)
Time: 7:15-9:00 a.m.
Breakfast, Networking, and Keynote: 7:45-9:00am
Members: $45 (HBS Club of CT members get the same pricing as 85Broads members)
Guests and Non-Subscribers: $65
About Sheryl WuDunn
Sheryl WuDunn is co-author of Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide, a book about women in the developing world, published by Knopf in 2009. With her husband, Nicholas D. Kristof, she has co- authored two best-selling books about Asia: Thunder from the East and China Wakes. Ms. WuDunn, the first Asian- American to win a Pulitzer Prize, has worked at The New York Times, Goldman Sachs and Bankers Trust. She recently has been leading a multi-media endeavor for Half the Sky, including a web-based game, a documentary series and a TV special. She will soon return to the world of investing and philanthropy.
The photo of Sheryl WuDunn that is included in this invite was taken by Michael Lionstar.
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