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#InTheLoop | Women on the Rise Forum & Expo is in Queens on Oct. 18 + 19
This event is for female entrepreneurs who are looking to gain access to resources, learn useful business strategies, and create actionable steps to help them excel in their careers.
In other words: Get inspired. Get empowered. Get equipped.
The Women on the Rise Forum & Expo will take place at LaGuardia Plaza Hotel in East Elmhurst on Friday, Oct. 18, and Saturday, Oct. 19.
Organized by Yva Jourdan Foundation Founder Marsha Guerrier, this sixth annual, two-day conference is jam-packed with panel discussions, guest speakers, small business shopping opportunities, the RISE honoree and awards dinner, and the always popular VIP Mastermind (bring a laptop for this one).
Topics will include brand identity, financing, relationships, social media, and health & wellness. The goal is to provide the tools, knowledge, and network to help women lead, start, and grow businesses.
Sharon Devonish-Leid, a celebrity publicist and Founder/CEO of NetStruc PR, headlines the list of speakers. Others include The Love Group Founder Kim Weiler, Spiritual Life Coach Michelle Brock, Girls Inc. Executive Director Renee Daniel Flagler, Fairygodboss Lead Software Engineer Melissa Halfon, and Celebrity CEO Ramon Ray.
Activities run from 8 am to 6 pm on both days. Ticket prices run from $25 to $199.
LaGuardia Plaza Hotel is located at 104-04 Ditmars Blvd. There is a parking lot on site.
Images: LGA Plaza Hotel