Earlier this week Time magazine published a series of profiles on women who are changing the world. Among the women featured are IWF Chicago member Kathryn Sullivan and Elizabeth Blackburn, a member of the Trusteeship (IWF Southern California). Hillary Clinton, an honorary member of IWF-Arkansas, was also featured. Former International
Rosalind Brewer, a member of IWF Georgia, was named Chief Operating Officer of Starbucks this week. Read an excerpt from an NBC News report on her announcement below. “Former Sam’s Club executive Rosalind Brewer has been named the new chief operating officer and group president of Starbucks, the company announced
Marna Borgstrom, CEO of Yale New Haven Health Systems and a member of IWF Connecticut, was named one of the 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare by Modern Healthcare. Read an excerpt from the release below: “NEW HAVEN, CT (August 22, 2017) – Marna P. Borgstrom, CEO, Yale New Haven
Lou Kerr, a member of IWF-Oklahoma and president and chair of the Kerr Foundation, will be honored with the Door-Opener Award presented by the Astec Fund Inc. Read an excerpt from the The Journal Record on the awards gala below: “Five people will be honored in November when the Astec
Janice McDonald, a member of IWF-Canada and a Leadership Foundation board director, was a special guest host of the podcast, Start-Up Canada. Listen to the podcast here.
Growthplay, a sales effectiveness firm co-founded by IWF-Chicago member Amy Dordek Dolinsky was ranked No. 22 on the 2017 Inc. 500 List of the fastest growing private companies in the U.S. Read part of the news release below: “Sales effectiveness firm, GrowthPlay, announces it has been ranked No. 22 on
For the August edition of In the Lead, we asked Ilya Marotta, a member of IWF-Panama, a few questions about her career as a marine engineer and her work on the Panama Canal Expansion project that was completed last year. In 2016, Ilya received the IWF Woman Who Makes a
IWF-Chicago Member Kathy Hopinkah Hannan made news this week in her role as President of the Board of Girl Scouts USA. Read part of the story from the AP below: “Inflaming a century-old and mostly cordial rivalry, the president of the Girl Scouts of the USA is accusing the Boy