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MentoringFWA Mentoring Programs Enable Future Generations to Be Successful
This Spring, mentors working with both Murry Bergtraum and Baruch College students came together to celebrate the positive steps they have assisted mentees in making...
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Innovation Event imageInnovation - How Can I Become a Better Innovator?
On March 27th the FWA's Business and Government Affairs Committee along with Deloitte hosted an event on Innovation. This exciting seminar explored the practices of identifying innovation opportunities. Read more
2014 Berlin International Conference
Our 2014 FWA Berlin Delegation has returned from our robust International Conference that featured powerful private- and public-sector panels and keynotes including: Claus Tigges, Regional Bundesbank President for Berlin and Brandenburg; Ambassador John Emerson, U.S. Ambassador to The Federal Republic of Germany; Dr. Elke Koenig, President of German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority...
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2014 International Visitor Leadership ProgramFWA Participates in Women's History Month
On Friday, March 21, 2014 the FWA met with the U.S. State Department's International Visitor Leadership Program. Beginning on March 1st, which coincided with Women's History Month, five women embarked upon a trip around the United States representing countries including Nepal, Afghanistan and Pakistan.Read more...
NYPL Leadership Forum ImageThe New York Public Library - Financial Services Leadership Forum March 12, 2014
FWA Leadership attended the The New York Public Library - Financial Services Leadership Forum breakfast, entitled: Wall Street Main Street and Beyond. Read more...
International Women's Day - 2014International Women's Day – U.S. Department of State Delegation Meets with FWA
During the week of International Women's Day, which occurs on March 8th, the FWA participated in an engaging discussion with international delegates from the U.S. Department of State during the "Women and Entrepreneurship" visitor program. Read more...
VEI logoFWA Members: Opportunity to be a Judge at an Upcoming Business Competition for High School Students Read more...
NYCLA event imageThe Changing World of Insurance Regulation: State, Federal and International Developments
- An FWA Cosponsored Event

On Thursday, February 27th, the FWA co-hosted a widely attended event with the New York County Lawyer's Association (NYCLA) Insurance Law Committee. Read more...
Wanda J. Bell imageCommodities 101 – The Fundamentals
Another special Members-Only course "Commodities 101 - the Fundamentals" designed for FWA Members, was led by Wanda J. Bell, Commodities Consultant and FWA Board Member. Read more...
Disruptive Technology Event imageDisruptive Technology in Action: Business Solutions that Create New Customer Servicing Models Event
Highlights Delivered Feb 11, 2014 by the Entrepreneurs Committee
Deloitte logoDiversifying the American Board
On Wednesday, January 29th, Deloitte & Touche LLP held an enlightening and widely attended event entitled, "Diversifying the American Board" at its office located at 30 Rockefeller Center. Read more...
FWA/Baruch Mentoring SeriesBaruch College Receives $312,500 Grant to Support Financial Women's Association Mentoring Program
Baruch Student and Alumna Reap Benefits From Their Experience
Image 1First Annual Past Presidents Breakfast co-hosted with one of the 'Original Eight' Founders - January 15, 2014
More than 20 Past Presidents joined Founding Member Joan Farr and President Kimberly Weinrick. Read more...
Impact Investing imageImpact Investing: A Discussion on Impact Investing from the Market Makers - December 2, 2013
The FWA's Impact Investing Committee brought together an expert panel of market makers who shared their experiences, decision-making processes, goals and due diligence methodologies on impact investing. Read more...
Joyce Chang and Kimberly WeinrickHolidayFEST - The FWA Holiday Benefit to support the programs of the FWA of New York Educational Fund - December 10, 2013
HolidayFEST, the FWA's Holiday Benefit which this year benefits an International Studies Scholarship was a resounding success. Read more...
MetLife CEO Steven Kandarian photoFWA's Leadership Forum: Coffee and Conversation with MetLife's Steve Kandarian and Marlene Debel - November 6, 2013
At a recent FWA Leadership Forum, MetLife Treasurer Marlene Debel led an insightful and candid discussion with the company's Chairman, President and CEO, Steve Kandarian. Read more...
Mentees at Stomp eventFWA - Murry Bergtraum and Baruch Mentoring Program Holiday Event
December 8th was a great day for the Mentoring Committee as 68 Baruch College and Murry Bergtraum High School mentors and mentees attended the annual holiday event.
Ria Davis image3-hour Leadership Skills Course for Corporate Secretaries, presented by Ria Davis, Attorney and FWA Corporate Secretary A Members Only Professional Development Seminar

PC Best Practice Breakfast Oct 30, 2013 imageFWA President's Circle Best Practices Breakfast - October 30
Measuring Success in Closing the Corporate Gender Gap
The FWA President's Circle Breakfasts, provide a unique opportunity to advance thought leadership, discuss issues of mutual interest in a confidential environment, and enable senior-level networking.
J. Dimon eventFWA's Leadership Forum - October 8
JPMorgan Chase & Co. CEO Jamie Dimon fields questions from the Financial Women's Association—and CFO Marianne Lake—during a program focused on leadership, engaging stakeholders and planning for the future. Read more...
BMO Capital Markets ceremony photoFWA of New York Educational Fund benefits from BMO Capital Markets - Day of Trading, Equity Through Education program
WII Conference photoFWA Board Members, Kimberly Weinrick, Lily Klebanoff Blake and Maureen Adolf recently meet with Poonam Barua, Founder Chairman of WILL Forum India (second from right).
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Power Up Leadership imagePower Up Your Leadership Style - July 11
In this unique seminar, participants took the short award-winning Color Q Personality test and received a profile outlining the key strengths of their "signature style" and ways to improve relationships with coworkers and clients. Read more...
Gender Intelligence imageGender Intelligence - Leveraging Differences between the Sexes in Creating a More Effective Workplace - Sept 25
The FWA's first event of the Fall provided the opportunity to hear from Barbara Annis, a world-renowned expert on Gender Intelligence and Inclusive Leadership in the workplace. Read more...
NYWA Galaxy Award photoFWA Women of the Year Award Committee Chair Tina M. Vizzini is a recipient of a New York Women's Agenda 2013 Galaxy Award
Mentoring Volunteer imageFWA/Murry Bergtraum High School Mentees give back at Fall Homeless Banquets and a soup kitchen in November
FWA WestCon eventFWA-WestCon: Connect & Collaborate Increase and enhance your business relationships with our Speed Networking Event Highlights
Video of Denise Morrison keynote address imageFWA-NJ: Denise Morrison, CEO and President of Campbell Soup keynote speaker at Integrity and Professionalism Colloquium -
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