Photos from WBDC Business Breakfast

I'm honored to have served as Emcee for the Women's Business Development Council (WBDC) 15th Annual Business Breakfast & Symposium, on September 23 at the Greenwich Hyatt. We had a record crowd of over 700 people!

Panelists: Margaret Price, CEO, Ridgefield Supply Company 
Lesley Jane Seymour, Media Entrepreneur and Former Editor-in-Chief, More Magazine (moderator)
Kimberly Blackwell, CEO, PMM Agency
Allison Schieffelin Walker, Chairman and CEO, The Lighting Quotient 
Betty Spence, President, National Association for Female Executives
with WBDC CEO and Founder Fran Pastore

The lovely jacket and blouse are courtesy of Nina McLemore, a fantastic CT designer who donated 10% of her trunk show sales for the day to WBDC

The Deb Ziegler Award for Entrepreneurial Excellence was presented to Renata Papadopoulous, owner of Lovely Cakes, based in Stratford, CT, by Rep. Laura Hoydick

The WBDC Woman of Impact Award was presented to Seema Hingorani, Founder and Chair, Girls Who Invest, Inc.

U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal welcoming the crowd

Photos from Margaret Fox for WBDC