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Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Women in Leadership to celebrate women’s influence

The Oakland County Employment Diversity Council is hosting Women in Leadership Summit 2013 – The Influence of Women, Our Voices. The summit is 8:30 a.m. to noon, Thursday, March 28 at Oakland Schools Conference Center, 2111 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford Township. The event will keynote speaker Ellen Hill Zeringue, VP of Marketing at the Detroit Tigers. Hear her inspiring story of succeeding in a traditionally male-dominated workplace. The event includes a facilitated power networking session and diverse panel of professional women from a variety of industries. Tickets are $45 each. For more information, visit


Monica Drake said...

I would totally go if I didn't have to work haha. This event sound awesome! I am all for the women empowering!

Kathy Blake said...

Yes, we need all the empowerment we can grab!