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DON'T MISS THE INCREDIBLE ECU WOMEN SERIES: WOMEN EMPOWERED, SERVICE AND LEADERSHIP
Thursday, October 10, 2013 9:00AM TO 2:30PM
KEYNOTE SPEAKERS: Sisters Katherine Kallinis Berman and Sophie Kallinis LaMontagne are the co-founders of Georgetown Cupcake, stars of the hit series DC Cupcakes on TLC, and best-selling authors ofThe Cupcake Diaries: Recipes and Memories from the Sisters of Georgetown Cupcake and Sweet Celebrations: Our Favorite Cupcake Recipes, Memories, and Decorating Secrets that Add Sparkle to any Occasion. Inspired by their grandmother, in 2008, Katherine and Sophie traded careers in fashion and venture capital to follow their passion for baking and opened Georgetown Cupcake in Washington, DC. Since 2008, Katherine and Sophie have expanded Georgetown Cupcake with locations in Maryland, New York City, Boston and Los Angeles. Their recipe for success is: equal parts determination, smarts, and the belief that if you do what you love, you can't fail.Sophie and Katherine and their cupcakes have been featured in, among other media outlets, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, Food & Wine, the Today Show, The Martha Stewart Show, The Oprah Winfrey Show, Live! With Kelly, CBS News, InStyle, and US Weekly.
LUNCHEON SPEAKER: Despite having her right leg amputated at age five, Bonnie St. John became the first African-American to win Olympic or Paralmpic medal in ski racing, taking home a silver and two bronze medals in downhill events at the 1984 Paralympics in Innsbruck, Austria. In addition to her success as a Paralympic athlete, she is the author of six books, keynote speaker, a television and radio personality and the single mother of a teenage daughter. NBC Nightly News called Bonnie, "One of the five most inspiring women in America."
PANEL OF 10 OUTSTANDING ECU ALUMNAE AND THE INDUCTION OF 10 WOMEN AS INCREDIBLE ECU WOMEN ROUND OUT THE PROGRAM.
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