WX October Breakfast: The Next Evolution of Nontraditional Employment for Women

October 20, 2020
8:25 am - 10:00 am

Zoom Video Meeting

Breakfast Meeting | Scholars, Members & Invited Guests
Speakers: Joanne Minieri, RXR Development Services & RXR Construction Services | Charlotte Sturgis, ADCO Electrical Corporation | Ellen Albert AIA, ViacomCBS | Kathleen Culhane, Nontraditional Employment for Women (NEW) | Nicky Heryet, Avison Young | Sinade Wadsworth, New York City District Council of Carpenters

Please join WX for a panel discussion on Nontraditional Employment for Women (NEW), a WX Philanthropy partner, that WX has supported over the years through both financial support and networking opportunities. The panel will discuss NEW’s groundbreaking model that provides no-cost training to women to learn the skills and knowledge required for union tradeswoman careers in the construction, transportation and, building management fields. Attendees will hear about NEW’s Signature Projects Program, which creates a partnership with developers, building owners and contractors to ensure the demand for women in buildings throughout every phase from initial construction to long term operations. NEW is committed to changing the lives of women – providing the opportunity to move out of poverty and into prosperity.

Virtual Networking| 8:25 AM – 8:45 AM
Breakfast Meeting| 8:45 AM – 10:00 AM