Every Experience You've Had in Your Life [has] Taught You Something

SOFIA HAQ

Marketing Consultant & Founder of Muslim Women Professionals

A marketing consultant in the retail and tech industries, she is an advocate for minorities in the business, tech, and fashion industries. She has consulted for major luxury brands and recently founded Muslim Women Professionals, an organization that promotes empowerment for Muslim women by educating and mobilizing a global network.

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Life is Short and You Have to do What You're Passionate About

SCARLETT SIEBER

Advisory Board Member, Village Capital

She is a highly sought after leader in the global fintech space, who has been recognized as a "Women in Payments USA 2016 Rising Star" and included in the "Women in Fintech Powerlist 2016" by Innovate Finance. She has written about a number of topics ranging from entrepreneurship to women empowerment and diversity.

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I Learned Early On That If You Hustle And Learn Quickly, You Can Do A Lot

VANESSA PESTRITTO

Partner, Lattice Ventures

She is the former Executive Director of New York Angels and Founding Partner at Lattice Ventures. She is currently a Mentor for the NYU Berkley Venture Competition, BrainTrust Advisor for Entrepreneurs@Athena, was named a "Top Latino Tech Leader" by the New America Alliance and blogs at vanessa.vc.

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There Are No Truly Bad Decisions; It's All About Picking Up The Pieces and Evolving

NATASHA CASE

Founder, Coolhaus

Founder of Coolhaus, the architecturally-inspired, unique ice cream sandwich company. Natasha has been featured in Forbes 30 under 30, Zagat 30 Under 30, Linkedin 10 under 35,  Food & Wine, and more! 

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When You Come From a Survival Mode Mentality of ‘We made our way here’, That Stays With You

CAM KASHANI

Cofounder & CEO, COACCEL

Known as the “Godmother of Silicon Beach”, she’s an expert speaker with the U.S. State Department, a three-time founder, single mother and she’s on a mission to humanize business. She’s worked with more than 4,000 entrepreneurs and 700 start-ups, and has been listed in Inc.'s "Women To Watch In Tech in 2017".

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You're Only As Good As Your Team

WENDY SWEETMORE

Founder, NetworkBE

She is a seasoned media executive with 25+ years of experience working with global entertainment companies. She is also the Founder/CEO of NetworkBE, a multi-platform video network featuring content created for women who want to laugh, learn, inspire.

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Learn, Grow And Be Open To Experiences That Come To You

NURIT KATZ

Chief Sustainability Officer, UCLA

UCLA’s first Chief Sustainability Officer. Recognized as one of the top 100 business trailblazers in the Women Worth Watching 2015 issue of Profiles in Diversity Journal. Learn about her journey.

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Pressure Creates Diamonds

CINTHIA FLORES

Policy Counsel, Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights

First Latina Undergraduate Students Association President at UCLA and former University of California Student Regent. She has been recognized as a world leader of tomorrow by The Independent. She is a trailblazer passionate about immigrant rights and an advocate for social change.

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Go Someplace New and Conquer It For a Year

NASEEM SAYANI

Founder, Digital Oxygen

She is a business and digital strategist with 15+ years of experience. Founder of Digital Oxygen, a digital innovation consultancy. She has been published by Huge Ideas, Campaign Magazine, AdAge, and Digiday on the topics of digital strategy and innovation.

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