ATHENA International Conference and the 11th Annual 2014 Economic Summit for Women to be Held Oct 19-20
NASHVILLE, TN (Sept. 29, 2014) – ATHENA International, a nonprofit organization dedicated to honoring, developing and supporting women leaders, will hold their leadership conference in conjunction with the 2014 Economic Summit for Women in Nashville, Tennessee on October 19-20, 2014.
The event marks the 11th Annual Women’s Economic Summit and will feature several leadership sessions with ATHENA International. This conference, called “Women and Work: Succeed and Lead Economically Through Experience, Vision and Connection” will include many presentations, group discussions and break out sessions by inspirational women, including both ATHENA International’s founder, Martha Mertz as well as the President and CEO, Dianne Dinkel.
Mignon Clyburn, Federal Communications Commissioner will be the luncheon keynote speaker on Monday, Oct 20. Commissioner Clyburn served as Acting Chairwoman of the Federal Communications Commission, following her appointment in 2013. She is now serving a second term. Clyburn spent 11 years as a member of the sixth district on the Public Service Commission of South Carolina before beginning her service at the FCC in August, 2009.
The summit and conference will be held October 19-20 at the Nashville Airport Marriott. To registration, visit the website womenseconomicfoundation.org or go to www.ATHENAInternational.org for additional information.
ABOUT ATHENA INTERNATIONAL
Founded more than 30 years ago, ATHENA International is known for supporting, honoring and developing women leaders and recognizing leadership initiatives among women. The organization is headquartered in Chicago and is well known for its award programs that honor women leaders in more than 250 locations throughout 5 countries. For more information, visit the organization’s website at www.athenainternational.org.
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