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MAR 25

NYC - Reboot, Recharge, Renew: Create Your Life by Design - Not Chance

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Join the Multicultural Alliance at our 3rd annual Reboot, Recharge & Renew Bootcamp! Take a day to focus on YOU as an exciting line-up of speakers demonstrate how to Lead Your Life by Design - not Chance. 

This power-packed Saturday will focus on the issues that matter most: career, finances & personal well-being and some well deserved fun at the end of the day with some Bollywood dancing and cocktails!




Breakfast and Networking

9:00 – 9:10

Welcome: She Runs It Multicultural Alliance, 

Event Host Opening Remarks

9:10 – 9:20

Warm Up with Tracye Warfield & Rachel Cohen The Yoga Department

9:20 - 9:50

Morning Keynote: Pressure Makes Diamonds: Becoming the Woman I Pretended to Be

Valerie Graves, Advertising Executive

9:50 – 10:35

Hidden Bias: Understanding How Unconscious & Implicit Bias Impact Can Impact Your Daily Life

 Deborah Brown, Associate Client Partner, Korn Ferry Hay Group

10:35 – 11:00 


11:00 – 11:45  

Get Paid What You're Worth 

Jeff Hall, Director of Talent Acquisition, Wunderman

11:45 – 12:45 

Lunch Break

12:45 – 1:30 

Self-Care & Self-Compassion: Strategies for Caring for Ourselves During Times of Change & Uncertainty 

Tanya M. Odom, Ed.M., Global Diversity & Inclusion & Education Consultant & Executive Coach

1:30 – 2:15 

Fireside Chat: Navigating Intersectionality 

Moderator - Carol Watson, Senior Director, Global Member Engagement at Diversity Best Practices

Peggy Byrd, VP/Managing Director - Urban Network Sales & Strategy | Premiere Networks, IHeartMedia 

Kathleen Diamantakis, Chief Strategy Officer NY, KBS

Michele Kunken, Executive Creative Director, KBS

Michele Prota, Chief Talent Officer and KBShe Founder, KBS

2:15 – 2:45 

Stop Apologizing for Wanting Work Life Balance

Maria Rapetskaya, Founder/Creative Director, Undefined Creative

2:45 – 3:00 

Share and Compare

3:00 – 3:30 

Closing Activity 

Rujuta Vaidya, Celebrity Choreographer, Bollyshake

3:30 – 4:30 

Networking and Cocktails



160 Varick Street

New York, New York 10013


8:00 am — 4:30 pm

In-Kind Lunch Sponsor

In-Kind Host & Sponsor