In this panel discussion, digital media experts will dive into how brands can position themselves for success with a diversified strategy.
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us as we hear from Corey Thomas, Chairman & CEO of Rapid7, and Andrew Farrington, an advisory board member City Awake.
5:00pm - 7:00pm
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3:45pm - 6:00pm
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Designed for mid-level managers and supervisors, this new certificate program addresses workplace well-being through unique, innovative, and actionable methods.
Join our Transformational DEI Certificate! Our comprehensive learning & development offerings are designed to connect and grow strong leaders who lead both inside and out of the office.
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Our Boston’s Future Leaders (BFL) program provides emerging leaders with a socially conscious and civically engaged leadership toolkit, as well as the opportunity to apply their knowledge through experiential assignments.
Our Economic Inclusion Committee provides strategic support around research, policies, and programs that are focused on building equal opportunity.
We are developing an ecosystem of corporations and partners with the influence and buying power to transform economic inclusion for minority business enterprises (MBEs).
The Fierce Urgency of Now Festival brings Boston’s diverse young professionals together with business leaders, organizations and their peers to build connection, advance careers and ignite positive change.
City Awake empowers young professionals in a variety of ways that encourages these rising leaders to stay invested in the region’s future success.
BIMA (the Boston Interactive Media Association) serves a vibrant community of like-minded professionals from agencies, brands, publishers, and ad-tech companies with business interests in the New England market.
For more than 25 years, the Chamber’s Women’s Network has connected female professionals of all background and career levels. Today, our Women’s Network is the largest in New England, strengthening the professional networks of women each year.
The Massachusetts Apprentice Network convenes employers, training providers, and talent sources interested in developing and implementing apprenticeship programs in occupations across industries and statewide in fields such as tech, advanced manufacturing, healthcare, financial services, and more.
We support small business through public policy initiatives, events designed to connect small businesses in Greater Boston to their peers and established business leaders, professional development offerings, and free small business advising.
Explore our mission and values to better understand how we are leading the business community forward.
Our member directory is your resource to discover, connect, and engage with Boston’s businesses from every industry and sector.
Deloitte, Audit & Assurance Partner
CBT Architects, Principal
Vickie Alani is a Principal at CBT with 30 years of experience in architecture and interior design for projects nationally and internationally. An expert in multi-family residential and hospitality design, Vickie approaches her work with the fluidity and interconnectivity with which people live today. Regarded for her forward-thinking approach and lifestyle expertise, Vickie is a frequent contributor to the larger discourse on changing residential trends and how to design for an evolving culture. A prominent voice in the design community, she has been featured internationally at conferences and in interviews for her industry-leading incite. Augmenting Vickie’s work is her passion for mentorship and cross-discipline collaboration. She received her Bachelor of Architecture and Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Rhode Island School of Design.
The Castle Group, Executive Vice President, Public Relations
BlackRock, Inc., VP, Market Leader
Bank of America
Bond Brothers, Inc., Chief Human Resources Officer
Brunner Communications, CEO & Founder
Encore Boston Harbor, Director of Housekeeping
BlueBird Graphic Solutions, Sales Account Manager
Merrill Lynch Global Wealth Management, Vice President
Eastern Bank, Senior Vice President, Private Banking
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, Director of Marketing, Community Outreach
Wayfair, Vice President Global Head of Finance and Accounti
Tata Consultancy Services
Liberty Mutual Insurance, Global Learning Officer
KPMG LLP, Partner, Audit
PNC Bank, Vice President, Client & Community Relations
Samuels & Associates, Chief Financial Officer
Converse, Inc., VP of Global Communications
Verizon, Community Engagement Director
Rapid7, Senior Vice President, Business Operations
Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts, Chief Executive Officer
A Maven's World Brand , Founder & CEO
Allen & Gerritsen, Senior Vice President, Talent
Patrick J. McGovern Foundation, Vice President of Operations
Rockland Trust, Vice President, Business Banking Officer
Ruberto, Israel & Weiner, P.C., Attorney
Havens & Company, Inc., Chief Operating Officer
Diane K. Green is a C-Suite executive, leader and global manager with extensive and diverse industry experience inclusive of financial services, insurance, marketing, manufacturing, IT and legal. As a business strategist, she creates and manages profitable ventures, consistently gaining the full confidence and support of the CEO, President and Board of Directors. Throughout her entire career, Diane has built a broad and diverse network of company leaders. She has utilized this network to strengthen existing companies while building relationships. In addition, this has enabled her to strategically hire employees and consultants. In her current role, she is the COO of Havens & Company, Inc., reporting and interacting directly to the President and the Board of Directors. With Fortune 1000 clients, she is the face of Havens & Company, representing them throughout the U.S. at conferences/events. Diane oversees accounting, IT, HR, legal, tax and treasury functions.
Gallagher, Area Senior Vice President
Ernst & Young LLP, Senior Manager | Advisory Services
Denterlein, Vice President of Operations
Kids in Tech, Inc., Founder & CEO
ALPFA Boston, Past President, ALPFA Boston Chapter; Head of QA, IDEMIA
Enna is a senior IT and Business Professional with expertise in Quality Assurance Management and Team Restructuring and Transformation. Currently, Enna is the Head of the QA, Sr. Director function for the Civil Identity Business Unit at IDEMIA, an augmented identity security organization. She received the Quarterly Manager MVP Award in October for leading change in the company. She has a huge passion for Diversity and Inclusion, talent engagement and community organizations. Most recently, the National Diversity Council selected Enna as one of the 2019 National Latino Leader Award winners and she received a Citation from Governor Baker on Leadership and Excellence in 2019.
EMK Consulting Group, President
ABCorp, Vice President of Account Managment
Analog Devices, Inc., Marketing Manager
McKinsey & Company, Partner, McKinsey Global Institute (MGI)
Johnson & Johnson, External Innovation Search and Evaluation, Eastern United States
JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.
EMD Serono, Inc., Head, US Medical Affairs - Neurology & Immunology
Bowditch & Dewey, LLP
The RMR Group, Inc., Director, Real Estate Development
MIDIOR Consulting, Managing Partner
Liberty Mutual Insurance, President, Liberty Mutual Foundation
State Street Corporation
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Holland & Knight LLP, Executive Partner
Webster Bank, Regional President - Boston
Takeda, Head of Strategy and Marketing
Boston Children's Museum, VP of External Affairs & Corporate Development
K&L Gates LLP, Partner
Robert Half Executive Search, Senior Managing Director
Suffolk, Chief Marketing Officer
Haemonetics Corporation, Vice President, Global Internal Audit
Foley Hoag LLP, Partner
Digitas, Vice President Group Director Media
ALPFA Boston, Founder/Principal of Roman Law Offices
Russell Reynolds Associates
Bank of America, Director
Tufts Health Plan, Director, Operations Performance Management
Sheraton Boston Hotel, Director of Human Resources
L.E.K. Consulting, LLC, General Counsel
Putnam Investments, Head of Public Policy and Advocacy
Simmons University, VP, Women's Leadership
Cambridge College, Vice President of Human Resources and Talent Development
Boston Children's Hospital Trust, President and Chief Development Officer
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Chief of Staff, Corporate Communications & Citizenship | Senior Director, Social Impact
Edenred USA, Director of Marketing
Google LLC, Customer Engineering Leader. Google Cloud
Archipelago Strategies Group, Inc., Senior Account Manager
Columbia Threadneedle Investments, Head of North America Marketing
Hinckley Allen, Partner
inspired philanthropy, Founder & CEO
M&T Bank, Senior Vice President, Relationship Manager - Franchise Finance
Sullivan & Worcester LLP, Partner
Accenture LLP, Management Consultant
PwC, State & Local Tax Director
Waters Corporation, Vice President, Corporate Communications
Merck KGaA Darmstadt Germany , Head of Quality Services
Wells Fargo Advisors, Managing Director- Investment Officer, Quantitative Choice Portfolio Manager
UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Massachusetts, Vice President, Medical Clinic Operations
Guidehouse, Partner, State & Local Government
The MITRE Corporation, Director, MITRE Institute and Student Programs
The Westin Copley Place Boston, Human Resources Director