Making a Difference for Women Awards Dinner 2009

Tuesday, March 3, 2009



2009 HONOREES: Sharon Allen, Chairman of the Board, Deloitte LLP; Nancy Cantor, Chancellor and President, Syracuse University; Sunita Holzer, Executive Vice President and Worldwide HR Officer, Chubb & Son; Angelique Kidjo, Grammy Award-winning Beninese singer and songwriter; Sharon C. Taylor, Senior Vice President Human Resources, Prudential Financial

Presenters included filmmaker/philanthropist Abigail Disney, playwright (and former awardee) Eve Ensler, Maritza Montiel of Deloitte, Paul Krump of Chubb, Martin Bandier of Sony/ATV Music Publishing and Mark Grier of Prudential Financial. Grammy-winner Angélique Kidjo also gave a live performance. 

Afternoon Program

An Immodest Proposal:
Advancing a New Era of Social Justice

Tuesday, March 3, 2009
3:00 – 5:15 pm

Moderated by WNYC’s
Adaora Udoji, host of The Takeaway

Hosted by
American Express
200 Vesey Street, New York City

Linda Basch, President, National Council for Research on Women
Kerrie Peraino, VP, Human Resources, Chief Diversity Officer, American Express

Featured Speakers:
Nancy Cantor, Chancellor and President, Syracuse University
Dina Dublon, Former EVP and CFO, JPMorgan Chase
Marcia D. Greenberger, Founder and Co-President, National Women’s Law Center
Patricia Williams, The Nation’s “Mad Law Professor” columnist,
Columbia University School of Law

Afternoon Program 

Reception and Awards Dinner

6:00 pm
Cipriani Wall Street - 55 Wall Street - New York City
Festive Attire


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