FWA-NJ: Summer Dinner
Don't miss this fun evening! Bring a friend, your favorite wine, business cards, stories with fun summer photos to share. What's been on your summer reading list? Hear Liz Crystal, Owner, The LC Group, brief you about the FWA in NJ's virtual business book club and key insights from their discussions. Learn from FWA's Educational Program Manager, Michael Taylor, about the many ways FWA programs engage members in making a difference. These initiatives especially benefit young women in high school, college, graduate school, through scholarships, financial literacy, mentoring, study abroad, leadership conferences.
Additionally FWA offers events, activities and programs that support women at every stage of their career. What's your next career challenge, how are you reaching out to share your wisdom and experience? Come and build your network with new contacts.
The menu for the evening will include choices of appetizers, entrees (including vegetarian option), desserts with tea and coffee. Non-alcoholic beverages are included.
Register early! Registrations closes August 6th - Absolutely No Walk-Ins.
Liz Crystal started her career in daily money management and personal bookkeeping in 1998 and formed The LC Group in 2004. Her firm specializes in providing personal finance expertise to individuals, families, and solopreneurs.
Liz is a member of the Financial Women’s Association, the Women President’s Organization, and the American Association of Daily Money Managers. She served on the Board of Directors for AADMM and has been a speaker and panelist for the organization’s Business Basic classes and webinars.
Frequently published, Liz has been featured in numerous articles in The Washington Post, Fox Business, Bankrate and other media, as well as in the book, Entrepreneur Intervention. She is also the author of the widely read blog, Financially Fit in Five. You can learn more about The LC Group at their website www.lcgroup.net.
Michael Taylor has almost 15 years of experience in the field of education and program management. He has worked with all ages of students, from toddlers and preschoolers up through college students and adults. As the FWA Educational Programs Manager he is dedicated to preparing the next generation of young women professionals to succeed in leadership roles in the financial services and related industries by providing proactive strategic leadership and tactical support for several financial education programs. Michael has a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Penn State University and an Master’s degree in Social Studies Education from Hofstra University.
6:00 - 6:30 pm Arrival and Networking
6:30 - 9:00 pm Dinner and Program
$50 FWA Members | $65 Non-Members | BYOB - Feel free to bring a bottle of wine. There is no corking fee.
Visit the Bistro Seven three website for map and driving directions. Free parking available behind the restaurant, on the street and across the street in the train station lot.
Special thanks to Liz Crystal, Michael Taylor, Pat Haverland and Christine Birnbaum.
This event is organized by the FWA-New Jersey Committee of FWA of NY, Inc.
About the FWA
Established in 1956, the FWA is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit professional organization with a membership of approximately 1000 female and male professionals working in the financial services industry or who hold a financial position in another industry. The FWA has a long tradition of encouraging women to seek career opportunities in finance and business through mentorship and networking.
Reservations Required -- Bring Photo ID -- No Walk-Ins
Reservations/Cancellations and payments are required by Tuesday, August 6, 2019.