In honor of Women Entrepreneurship Week, Berkeley College will host special events that include discussions with prominent women leaders. Women in Leadership: Unleashing Your Super Powers is part of a global initiative to elevate the voices of women on key issues. The event will focus on strategies for empowering women in business, marketing, media and journalism, and inspiring the next generation of women entrepreneurs. Attendees will meet a dynamic group of women leaders from a range of industries and professional organizations that support women and minority-owned businesses.

There is no cost to attend, but registration is required.

Please use the following URL into a new page on your browser to register.

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Berkeley College will collect new and gently used business attire for its Career Clothing Boutique for students at this event. 

Thursday, October 24, 2019
9 a.m. - Registration and Networking Breakfast
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. - Panels and Discussion
Berkeley College
44 Rifle Camp Road
Woodland Park, NJ 07424


  • Student Speaker: Panagiota Babadelis, Marketing Communications Student
  • Valeria Aloe, Director, Hispanic Entrepreneurship Training Program, Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey
  • Melissa Baralt, Ph.D., President, SheCaucus and Master Faculty, Math and Sciences, Berkeley College School of Liberal Arts
  • Susana Baumann, Founder, President, CEO and Editor in Chief, Latinas in Business, Inc.
  • Heidi Castrillon, Editor and Publisher, BIZ Republic Magazine
  • Christine Cox-West, Partner and Director of Insurance Brokerage, The Fortis Agency
  • Meg Fry, Features Writer, ROI-NJ (Moderator)
  • Vonetta Hawkins, Vice President, Diverse Segments, Northeast, Wells Fargo Home Mortgage
  • Jill Johnson, Co-Founder and CEO, Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership
  • Shakira Johnson, Founder, Johnson PR & Events
  • Kay Lucas, CEO and Managing Director, MediaSense
  • Kate Muldoon, Regional Director, Small Business Development Center, William Paterson University
  • Karen Pena, Founder, Our Way to HOPE, CEO, Pena Tax Services, and Accountant/Property Manager, TOP Real Estate Investment, Inc.
  • Diane Recinos, Ed.D., Senior Vice President, Student Success, Berkeley College (Moderator)
  • Shea Richburg, Author and Founder, Lion Mommy, Inc.


Starts: 2019-10-24

Ends: 2019-10-24

Address: 44 Rifle Camp Road

Venue: Berkeley College

City: Woodland park

Zip Code: 07424

State: NJ

Contact Person: Kelly Depsee

Phone: 973-278-5400 Ext. 1-5112