CHARLESTON, SC (WCBD) – The inaugural “What Women Bring” event, put on by the YWCA of Greater Charleston is coming up on May 9 at the Charleston Area Convention Center.

You can join in the conversation with women leaders from 10 different industries for a candid discussion about how they got where they are, the challenges they’ve faced, and their ideas for your career growth.

The event kicks off at 11 a.m. with a buffet lunch and the program begins at noon. While the event celebrates women across different professions, men are welcomed and encouraged to attend.

#WhatWomenBring is THE event for women & men who believe that having more women in leadership is important to all of us. Join panel moderator Joan Robinson-Berry, Boeing South Carolina vice president & general manager, emcee Octavia Mitchell, WCBD News 2 TV anchor, media honoree & TV anchor Carolyn Murray, business honoree & chief technology officer Mary Beth Westmoreland, and others for a power lunch you won’t want to miss! Your ticket includes a one-year YWCA Greater Charleston membership, a $50 value.  

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