Category: Event News

A Seat at the Table Breakfast In the News

On Monday, October 30th, we hosted our biennial A Seat at the Table Gender Diversity Awards Breakfast where we exclusively released our 2017 report on the number of women on boards and in the top leadership of public companies in New Jersey. This report is the only one of its kind in the state. At this breakfast, we also honored New Jersey companies with 3 or more women on their boards.

Check out the news coverage of our breakfast, report, and honorees.

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Breakfast with The CEO

On Tuesday October 25th, EWNJ hosted Breakfast with the CEO with Monica C. Smith, CEO of Marketsmith. Monica discussed the difficulties that women leaders in particular have to face in their ascension to the C-Suite. View the event photos on the Gallery page or check out the media coverage at NJBIZ.

“Equity” Private Screening

On Monday August 29th, EWNJ members had the unique opportunity to attend an exclusive private screening of the women-led film, “Equity” at the Bow Tie Clairidge Theater in Montclair New Jersey. After the film, Candy Straight, Executive Producer, hosted a Q & A segment for the attendees and members of the media. The film is now in theaters nationwide.

Check out the media coverage from the screening:


Montclair Times

Take the Pledge!

EWNJ is calling corporate leaders in New Jersey to join the CEO’s of RWJBarnabas Health, Investors Bank, and NJ Resources in taking the pledge to advance women’s leadership, which is outlined in our 2015 report “A Seat at the Table: Celebrating Women and Board Leadership.”

Click here to check out The Star Ledger’s coverage of the call to action.

Visit our Research page to read the full report or for more information on the pledge.