Color Magazine & NJBIZ Present:

The Women of Color Leadership & Empowerment Conference – New Jersey

Monday, September 24, 2018
10:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M.


Hosted by:  merck_logo  

2000 Galloping Hill Road
Kenilworth, New Jersey, USA 07033 


  Register Today!


The Women of Color Leadership and Empowerment Conference (WOC) engages, connects, and empowers the nation’s most vibrant, influential, and diverse women.

For the first time ever, Color Magazine is partnering with NJBIZ to bring this annual sell-out engagement to the tri-state areas’ world-class business leaders, D&I trailblazers, and early-career innovators!

Our forums and interactive programs thrive on your unique perspectives; we invite you to join the conversation impacting the future of diverse professionals!

Take your seat at the table, you are welcome here.


10:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Registration

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM - Opening Remarks and Keynote Speaker

Environmental Portrait of Celeste Warren

Keynote Speaker: Celeste Warren

Vice President of Human Resources and Global Diversity and Inclusion Center of Excellence – Merck



Emcee: Karen Lee

News Anchor News – 12 New Jersey




11:30 AM - 1:00 PM - Executive Panel Discussion

Our renowned panel discussion facilitates a dialogue among executive leaders focusing on the journey to their success, with the particular impact of their cultural upbringing. 


Executive Panelist: Savaria Harris

Senior Lawyer- Johnson & Johnson’s Regulatory Health Care Compliance Group



 tiffani-scottExecutive Panelist: Tiffani Scott

Global Inclusion & Diversity Leader- Becton Dickinson



1:00 PM - 2:00 PM - Networking Lunch

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM - Concurrent Sessions


Executive Speaker: Yao Huang

Founder and Managing Partner – The Hatchery




Executive Speaker: Sandra Garcia Lowery

Founder – Encounter Marketing & Public Relations (EMPR) & President- National Association of Multi-Ethnicity in Communications (N.A.M.I.C)


3:00 PM - 3:15 PM - Break

3:15 PM - 4:15 PM - Concurrent Sessions


Executive Speaker: Kimberly Reed

The CorporatepreneurTM Chief Transformational Officer – Reed Development Group (RDG), LLC


4:15 PM - 6:00 PM - Closing Remarks and Networking

Media Sponsor

Trail Blazer Partners

Role Model Partners

Motivator Partners

Team Player Partners

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