Extraordinary Women

Your invited to Women In Innovation: Science & Tech

October 18, 2017

Your invited to Women In Innovation: Science & Tech on Wednesday, October 18th at the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Headquarters at 3 International Drive Rye Brook, NY starting at 6:30pm with connect cocktails. Women In Innovation (WIN) is a community-focused organization dedicated to elevating women in Westchester County, New York, and Fairfield County, Connecticut who are pushing the boundaries of innovation and accelerating the pace of change across industries. As co-founders our hope is to empower and educate women with the latest innovation and technology trends. Innovation is the future of our great nation. Join us and let us know […]

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Women in Innovation: Sports Marketing Leadership Panel

October 29, 2016

Check out the wonderful Women In Innovation Panel on Sports Marketing Leadership at MasterCard from Weds, Oct 27th at 6:30pm: Nicole Kankam, Managing Director Marketing of the United States Tennis Association Michelle Wilson, Chief Revenue and Marketing Officer  of  WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment) Alison Giordano, Vice President of Global Consumer Marketing at MasterCard Kim McConnie, Senior Director of Sports Marketing Pepsico Beverages North America Please join our Meet up for details on our upcoming events at Rye Arts Center on International Women’s Day in March and at Pepsico in May.     Send to Kindle

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Launching Techandtravelmom Moments With Womensdebate.org

April 15, 2016

Given the current popularity of 5-10 minute digestible video nuggets from “Carpool Karoke with Adele” to the latest Instagram postings, we decided it is time for launching Techandtravelmom Moments.   Starting on April 15th, and each Friday thereafter, Techandtravelmom Moments will be broadcast on Rye TV (Verizon Fios channel 33 or Cablevision channel 76) at 11:40 am, 2:30, 5:30 and 10:30 pm or any time on RyeTV.org. You can even catch us on YouTube at Techandtravelmom Moments. We plan to have a new video nugget for you every two weeks. All of our five-to-ten minute segments will focus, as our blog does, […]

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Women in Emerging Digital Leadership

March 23, 2016

Women In Emerging Digital Leadership was the subject of a recent panel discussion that we were honored to moderate for International Women’s Day on March 8th.  Over 85 women attended.  The goal of our event was to empower women to be inspired no matter what stage of their career they were in and also to see if  there is local interest in starting a networking group for women in innovation.   Rye TV Video on Women In Emerging Digital Leadership Our friend and neighbor Margot Clark-Junkins wrote an incredible piece for our local paper, The Rye Record, on the highlights […]

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Don’t You Love Hoda? Check Out Her New Book #Wherewebelong #Mamarazzi

January 25, 2016

Don’t you love Hoda? Check out her new book #Wherewebelong ! We were so honored to attend the MAMARAZZI The Moms book-signing for Hoda Kotb’s most recent book, #WhereWeBelong.  Already a New York Times best-selling author, Kotb has co-hosted the fourth hour of Today since 2008 and has received three Emmy’s for her work. Over a fantastic lunch at the Hunt & Fish Club in #NYC, Hoda inspired us with her breathtaking story of surviving both divorce and cancer.  She wears a ring that says, “Forward,” to help keep her centered every day.  In this book that she wrote with […]

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Go See I Dream Too Much Debut at the Manhattan Film Festival

June 3, 2015

Go see I Dream Too Much when it debuts on opening night at the Manhattan Film Festival on June 12th. Enjoying the I Dream Too Much SWSX Premiere We are so excited that this fantastic film, which we covered in a recent post, will now be screening in our area.  You might remember that we really enjoyed attending the premiere at SXSW in Austin in March, where we not only met the cast but also connected with screenwriter Katie Cokinos, producer Jay Thames and executive producer Rick Linklater (who also produced the Oscar-nominated feature Boyhood). Send to Kindle

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Check Out I Dream Too Much: A Film for Women by Women

March 16, 2015

Check out I Dream Too Much, a film for women by women and the debut of the movie production company Pantheon of Women (POW).  I Dream Too Much, written by Houston writer Katie Cokinos and Executive Produced by Rick Linklater (Boyhood), will premiere at the SXSW Film Festival in Austin, Texas, today.  We are so excited to attend the initial screening! While we were living in Houston, we had the pleasure of meeting Alicia Goodrow, one of the founders of POW, through a mutual friend.  Local Houston, in fact, just honored Alicia Goodrow, along with her co-founders Donna Cole and Deborah Kainer, who together launched […]

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If Not Now, When: On-line Learning

February 19, 2015

 Photo Credit: Steve Johnson/Flickr If Not Now, When: On-line Learning Welcome to guest blogger, Kristina Bicher, one of our first good friends in our hometown.  Kristina Bicher is a poet and mom living in the New York metropolitan area.  She has published a chapbook, Just Now Alive, and numerous poems in literary journals, as well as a recent article in The Atlantic on on-line learning.  Thanks to Kristina for the wonderful post on the latest innovation in education: on-line courses. Send to Kindle

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