Date: Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Time: 8:30pm – 10:00pm
Address: 160 Varick Street, New York, NY
Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1380866122201320/
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Join TAP-NY for a panel and conversation with three successful Asian American women as they discuss their professional journeys, the choices that have shaped who they are today, and how they continue to balance their ambitious dreams with outside responsibilities. This event is open to all genders, and will consist of a panel discussion, Q&A, and “breakout” session. Light refreshments to be served.
Learn more about our distinguished speakers below:
The Decisive Do-Gooder: After working tirelessly as a consultant for several years, Eileen Lee made a decision to make more of her life. She joined forces with successful entrepreneur Andrew Yang in creating and growing Venture For America, a non-profit that places recent college graduates in start-ups located in economically disadvantaged cities. She is now the COO of Venture for America.
The Prolific Writer and Editor: Rachel Chang, Senior Editor at Us Weekly Magazine, is an entertainment writer, editor, producer, and booker with 14 years of experience in publishing. Prior to joining Us Weekly, she was the editor-in-chief of Bauer Publishing’s J-14 magazine, entertainment editor at CosmoGirl, and associate editor at Popstar! Rachel started her career in entertainment publicity at The WB Television Network, and was inducted into Syracuse University’s S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications’ Professional Gallery Wall of Fame in November 2012. Outside of her day job, Rachel is also an active world traveler and foodie; she recently completed a MediaBistro travel writing course to kick off her freelance travel writing.
The Entrepreneur and Media Strategist: Tina Imm started her first online business, Platform.net, before she even graduated from college. She managed VH1’s digital business (including the launch of VH1.com), and then reached even higher to become General Manager of the Lifestyle Digital Group at Time Inc. She is now pursuing her entrepreneurial passions again, and is the President of social media platform Related Noise.
Space in this event is limited, so make sure to buy your ticket on Eventbrite to confirm attendance!