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Connecting the Continents: Leveraging the Power of Women Entrepreneurs

  • Pen and Brush 29 East 22nd Street New York, NY, 10010 United States (map)

In line with our commitment to promoting international exchanges of information, the Metro NY Chapter is pleased to host Kagider Women’s Entrepreneurs’ Association of Turkey for a panel discussion and wine reception at Pen+Brush. A Kagider delegation of 20 entrepreneurs are participating in the Commission on the Status of Women at the United Nations. The networking reception with influential Turkish and Metro NY businesswomen will begin at 6:00 pm followed by a panel discussion. Guests can also enjoy the new exhibit "The Future is Goddess" by Michela Martello.

Expert panelists are: Kagider’s president and serial entrepreneur, Sanem Oktar (pictured above), and Donnetta Campbell, Metro NY Chapter board member and social media architect. Moderating the panel will be Jade Yesim Gunver, a Turkish-American social media entrepreneur, president of the Promin Group, and former radio broadcaster for Turkish Radio and Television. Attendees will learn how entrepreneurs at different stages of development can leverage their networks to overcome gender, cultural, and social challenges.