Michele Thornton Ghee Road Show Continues with WLN Chicago

WLN Chicago was abuzz with excitement after an engaging keynote speaker event featuring Michele Thornton Ghee, Author, and SVP of Media Sales for BET HER. Just under 100 IPG women and men walked away with the tools and motivation to take the first step on a new “stratechic” journey, thanks to Michele’s empowering advice, inspiring anecdotes and relatable charm.

Smart Women, Savvy Investors

On Monday, August 13th, WLN Washington and The Women's Center hosted "Smart Women, Savvy Investors" at Octagon's Virginia office.Read more

WLN Dallas Hosts "How To Negotiate Like A Boss" with Author Selena Rezvani

Power poses, strategic silence, and effective negotiation! The Dallas WLN chapter was thrilled to host Be Leaderly VP and award-winning author Selena Rezvani for an engaging seminar last week. Selena walked us through her tips on how to negotiate like a boss and get the recognition we deserve.

WLN Detroit Hosted Renowned Author Selena Rezvani

WLN Detroit hosted renowned speaker and author Selena Rezvani at Campbell-Ewald.  50 women (and a few brave men!) from across IPG’s Detroit network gleaned valuable insights from Rezvani’s “Negotiate Like a Boss” seminar. Read more

Women’s Leadership Network Launches in Japan

Over 130 employees, across 10 IPG agencies, 30% men, two mothers with babies, attended the launch event of the WLN Japan Chapter on June 15th at McCann Worldgroup Japan’s newly renovated office, connecting all IPG companies in Japan for the first time.
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WLN Detroit Relaunches

WLN Detroit held a relaunch event at Commonwealth//McCann last week.

The meeting was led by Deanna Christy, Account Manager, Social at Campbell Ewald, and Rachel Schusterbauer, Associate Creative Director, Commonwealth//McCann, as they take on local leadership roles for WLN Detroit.Read more

Our Stamford meeting was packed as we hosted Laura Katen of Katen Consulting for May’s meeting on 5/21/18. Katen, a consultant who helps with training and communication for professionals, lead our group through a high-level overview of executive presence; what it means to have it and how we can project it in our daily interactions and careers.

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A WLN Roundtable Discussion with John Shea and Shirley Richter-Hughes

WLN hosted John Shea, President, Octagon and Shirley Richter-Hughes, Managing Director, US, FRUKT  for a roundtable discussion in the Stamford, CT office. Our WLN members came prepared to have a lively discussion on an array of topics that ranged from industry trends to creating an inclusive work environment.Read more

WLN Minneapolis Celebrates Women's History Month

The Minneapolis chapter of WLN closed out Women’s History Month on a high note. On March 28, the chapter hosted a networking event that celebrated IPG’s local female creatives. Designers from Weber Shandwick, McCann Minneapolis and Carmichael Lynch shared their talents in the form of feminist t-shirt designs which were live screen-printed for attendees. As a backdrop to the networking event, the chapter screened videos of iconic and motivating speeches delivered by women. It was one of the chapter’s most popular events to-date, depleting a supply of 50 shirts in less than an hour.

International Women’s Day Annual Event: Celebrating Superwomen

WLN Singapore hosted their third annual International Women’s Day event: Celebrating Superwomen, on March 8th, 2018.

Whether they are co-workers, friends, family or role models, we all know some superwomen. This year's event focused on #pressforprogress and celebrated the superwomen in our lives with a panel discussion and networking event.Read more