Events Calendar

JUN 02

Spring 2015 New Member Kick-Off Breakfast

For Our New and Reinstated Members:

§  Learn about AWNY’s programs and benefits

§  Network and connect with fellow members

§  Meet AWNY Committee Co-Chairs and learn 

how to get involved



7:45 – 8:00 am  Networking

8:00 – 8:15 am  Welcome address - AWNY benefit overview

8:15 – 8:35 am  Visit committee tables and network

8:35 – 8:40 am  AWNY Pop Quiz game! (prizes awarded)

8:40 – 8:45 am Closing remarks




45 W. 18th St.

New York, New York 10011


7:45 am — 9:00 am


Member Tickets: $0

JUN 03

Multicultural Alliance Panel: Blurred Lines

Blurred Lines: Understanding the Intersection of Culture, Content, Music, and Entertainment

Please join us for a robust conversation deciphering culture’s impact on music and entertainment content.  Marketers, research experts and content providers discuss the impact of singular, as well as blended cultures, in the creation of content and media campaigns. 

Confirmed speakers:

  • Javier Farfan, Vice President of Marketing, Verizon
  • Ola Mobolade, Managing Director, Firefly Milward Brown
  • Lisa Torres, President, ZenithOptimedia



125 West 55th St.

14th Floor

New York, New York


6:00 pm — 8:00 pm


Member Tickets: $40 / Guest Tickets: $50

No refunds after Wednesday, May 20, 2015

In-Kind Host & Sponsor

JUN 09

Gaining Ground: Your Story

AWNY brings to you the third installment of UP Business Communications Continuing Series “Gaining Ground”.
Please join us for Gaining Ground: Your Story!

No one likes a braggart! But, there's a huge difference between owning your accomplishments and overly tooting your own horn. 

In today's marketplace it's essential to celebrate your accomplishments and explain your growth through compelling storytelling. 

This interactive session trains women on how to broadcast your wins without bragging in circumstances ranging from cocktail parties to job interviews. 


Magnet Media

122 West 27th Street

New York, New York 10001


6:00 pm — 8:00 pm


Member Tickets: $25 / Guest Tickets: $25

No refunds after Sunday, April 26, 2015


JUN 16

Spring Night of Networking at PS450

Join us for a casual networking event at PS450 and enjoy conversation, cocktails, and complimentary tapas. This event is open to members and non-members, alike.



450 Park Ave S

New York, New York 10016


6:00 pm — 8:00 pm


Member Tickets: $10 / Guest Tickets: $10

No refunds after Saturday, May 02, 2015

JUN 23

AWNY Mentoring Program – Workshops

In the spirit of "Learning, Sharing and Growing" as pairs, please join us for a trio of mini-workshops delivered by industry experts, who’ll provide a fresh perspective and approach to ongoing themes we face within the work environment.
The experts will share specific tips, practical guidance, and exercises on topics of equal meaning and value for Mentors and Mentees, to enrich and inspire you as pairs:
"How to navigate difficult conversations in the work place"
Chris Cutone, Director of Human Resources North America, Young & Rubicam

"How career mapping can define clear paths for advancement"
Kathy Aaronson, Chief Executive, Sales Athlete, Executive Search

"Useful tool kits and techniques to communicate, solve, and move forward"
Jay Goldberg, SVP, Branded Entertainment/ Integrated Sales, Dick Clark Productions



100 W 33rd Street

New York, New York 10001


6:00 pm — 8:00 pm


Member Tickets: $0

JUL 15

2015 Woman of the Year

The Woman of the Year is AWNY’s most prestigious award given to an honoree who has reached an unparalleled level of achievement in her career and in how she gives back to her community.

AWNY Woman of the Year: Dana Anderson, SVP and Chief Marketing Officer, Mondelez International. 

A 10% Early Bird discount is available until May 29th.
Please use the promo code EBWOY to obtain this discount for table or ticket purchases. 

For information about Sponsorship Opportunities, please contact .


Gotham Hall

1356 Broadway

New York, New York 10018


6:00 pm — 9:00 pm


Member Tickets: $375 / Guest Tickets: $475 / Journal Ad: $3000 / Table of 10: $4500

No refunds after Wednesday, July 01, 2015

Presenting Sponsor