2013 Making a Difference for Women Awards Dinner

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Making a Difference for Women Awards Dinner 2013

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Honorees

 Lisa Garcia Quiroz
Chief Diversity Officer and Senior Vice President
Time Warner Inc.

Bob Moritz
Chairman and Senior Partner
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP 

Susan L. Wagner
Founding Partner and Vice Chair (ret.)
BlackRock

With Special Tribute to Linda G. Basch, NCRW's President Emerita and Longtime Leader 

At this year's Dinner we will recognized 30 outstanding Trailblazers working to advance
women and girls. To view a listing of our 2012 cohort please click
here.


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1:30 - 3:00 p.m. Afternoon Forum:

Leading to Economic Security 

Hosted by NYU Wagner at the Kimmel Center
Room 802 (the Shorin Studio), New York University
60 Washington Square South  

 5:30 p.m. Reception & Awards Dinner

Cipriani Wall Street at 55 Wall Street, New York City

Award Dinner Honoree panel moderated by

Soledad O’Brien
CNN Anchor and Special Correspondent

 

Sponsors & Supporters

Underwriters

BlackRock
Deborah Slaner Larkin
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Prudential Financial
Time Warner Inc.
 

Sponsors 

Bloomberg
Chubb Group of Insurance Companies
Ernst & Young
Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Marge Magner

Pacesetters 

APTMetrics, Inc., Bank of America, Mary Byron, Citi, The City University of New York, The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America, Morgan Stanley, and Toyota

Trailblazer Level

Kathy and Lawrence Ashe, Abigail Disney, Lisa-Marie Monsanto, PepsiCo, and Barbara Winslow

Honorary Committee 

Beth A. Brooke, Mariam K. Chamberlain, Edith W. Cooper, Abigail Disney, Dina Dublon, Eve Ensler, Drew Gilpin Faust, Anita F. Hill, Marge Magner, Nancy Meyer, Gloria Steinem, Sharon C. Taylor, Davia Temin, Marc Weiss, Melinda Wolfe, and Jacki Zehner

Dinner Co-Chairs

Deborah Slaner Larkin, Executive Director, USTA Serves and Kathleen K. Lundquist, President and CEO, APTMetrics, Inc.

 
2013 Trailblazers 
 
Anne F. Ackerley
Managing Director, Chief Marketing Officer, BlackRock
 
Amanda Aizuss
Girls Learn International student, United Nations CSW Delegation
  
Kathy B. Ashe
Community Leader
 
Ann Austin
Director of the Center for Women and Gender at Utah State University
Center for Women and Gender at Utah State University
2013 Winner of Emerging Center Award
 
Ronit Avni 
Filmmaker; Founder and Executive Director of Just Vision 
 
Amanda Bennett
Executive Editor/Projects and Investigations for Bloomberg News
 
Susan Blount
Senior Vice President & General Counsel of Prudential Financial 
 
Liz Diep
Assurance Senior Manager, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
 
Turea Erwin 
Director for the Women’s Resource Center
at Washington State University – Pullman
 
Caroline Feeney, CLU®, ChFC®
President, Agency Distribution, Prudential Financial

Sister Ann Ida Gannon, BVM
Newberry Trustee, former president of Mundelein College

Shelby Knox
Senior Campaigner
 
Sachi Achyut Kougli
Girls Learn International student, United Nations CSW Delegation
 
Terri McClements
Vice Chair and US Human Capital Leader, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Sharon Wright McMahon
Vice President, Human Resources, International Division, Prudential Financial

  Aimee Mullins 
Activist
 
Elizabeth Nunez 
Author
 
Kristen M. O’Hara 
Chief Marketing Officer, Time Warner Global Media
 
Ai-jen Poo 
Director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance (NDWA)
 
Shulamit Reinharz
Jacob S. Potofsky Professor of Sociology
Director of the Hadassah-Brandeis Institute
Director of the Women’s Studies Research Center
Hadassah-Brandeis Institute 2013 Winner of Research and Scholarship Award
 
Amy L. Schioldager
Senior Managing Director, Global Head of BlackRock’s Beta Strategies Group
 
Juhu Thukral 
Director of Law and Advocacy, The Opportunity Agenda
 
Karyn Twaronite
 Partner, Ernst & Young LLP