AWARDS & INSTALLATION LUNCHEON
Featuring Two Visionary Female Leaders
BROADCAST JOURNALIST, BEST-SELLING AUTHOR
ATTORNEY, AUTHOR AND RENOWNED FEMINIST LEADER
Thursday, January 23, 2013
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Please save the date for the 2014 Thelma Gibson Awards of Excellence and Installation Luncheon as we proudly announce the winners who have made significant contributions to the advancement of women in our community, and inaugurate our new President, Naomi M. Berry and the 2014 Board of Directors.
In honor of the WCC’s 30th anniversary year, we will feature two renowned women of prestige, Patricia Ireland and keynote speaker Jane Pauley, as we reflect on the achievements of women in business over the past 30 years and look forward to the advancements that the next generation will bring.
WCC FRIENDS: $85
EARLY BIRD! MEMBERSHIP + LUNCH: $220 (by 12/30)
MEMBERSHIP + LUNCH: $245
This event is sure to sell out so register early. Attendees will also receive a complimentary copy of Jane Pauley's newest book, "Your Life Calling: Reimagining the Rest of Your Life." So register today!
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About Patricia Ireland
As a Miami attorney, Patricia Ireland represented clients in structuring business transactions before becoming the president of the National Organization for Women in Washington, D.C., from 1991 to 2001.
Ms. Ireland focused attention on moving women into positions of power in business and government. She published her political autobiography, What Women Want, in 1996. Ms. Ireland returned to Miami in 2005, where she currently practices law and continues in politics.
About Jane Pauley
A familiar face on morning, daytime, and primetime television for more than thirty years, Pauley hosts the award-winning “Your Life Calling” segment on the Today show, profiling many remarkable yet relatable people over fifty whose personal reinvention informs and inspires.
Jane Pauley has been a familiar face on TV for more than thirty years. She served as co-host of Today from 1976 to 1989, anchored Dateline NBC for eleven years, and in 2004 became the host of her own daytime program, The Jane Pauley Show. Her memoir, Skywriting: A Life Out of the Blue, was a New York Times bestseller. She lives with her husband, Doonesbury cartoonist Garry Trudeau, in New York City.
About “Your Life Calling: Reimagining the Rest of Your Life,“ by Jane Pauley
In this inspirational book, beloved broadcast journalist Jane Pauley helps people in the middle of their lives successfully navigate a “reinvention” phase and build a positive, powerful future.
With insight and wit, Pauley tells her own story as well as many others of those who are reinventing their lives. Her warm and often funny perspective makes this book a deeply personal, rewarding, and very timely read. Your Life Calling is filled with practical ideas, inspiration, and motivation for anyone who knows the yearning for “something different” or “something more.”