Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Speed Mentoring Event

AWM SoCal Speed Mentoring Event
Saturday, February 26, 2011

Just starting out or changing careers? Looking for advice from media pros? Participate in AWM SoCal's Annual Speed Mentoring Event on Saturday, Feb. 26 at the CBS Studio Center, 4024 Radford Ave., Studio City, 91604 (directions) from 9am to noon.*


Modeled after the speed-dating concept, every mentee gets five minutes with a mentor before the bell rings and the line moves forward. It's a fun way to meet and network!

Mentors include:
Christine Chiappetta, Island Def Jam Music Group, Record Executive
Akua Boyenne, Entertainment Lawyer
Mark Thomas, KABC Radio News Director/News Anchor
Susan Irby, The Bikini Chef, TV & Radio Host, Author
Steve Carver, CBS Radio, Sr. VP Market Manager
Rosemary Hernandez, CBS Radio Los Angeles, General Sales Manager
Lisa Worden, KROQ Music Director
Irma Blanco, MyFM Morning Show Co-host
Rita Garcia, KCAL/KCBS on air reporter
Talaya Trigueros, KTWV "The Wave" Midday Air Personality
Charese Fruge, CBS Radio Program Director for Mix 94.1 Las Vegas and Sophie 103.7 San Diego
Jim Romanovich, Associated Television International, President of Worldwide Media and Entertainment
Corinne Baldassano, Senior VP, Programming & Marketing at Take On The Day, LLC
... and many more!
At the end of the morning, everyone who attends will have experienced valuable one-on-one conversations with several industry professionals.

$15 AWM Members (Must be on current membership list)
$20 Non-members
Includes Continental Breakfast


Due to security restrictions, we are unable to accept attendees at the door. You must be pre-registered and pre-paid. Space is limited, so sign up today by clicking here!

Don't miss this opportunity to learn one-on-one from successful media pros!

About AWM SoCal:
Alliance for Women in Media is a national, nonprofit organization that extends membership to qualified professionals in the electronic media and allied fields. Founded in 1951, our mission is to advance the impact of women in the media and allied fields by educating, advocating and acting as a resource to our members, the industry, and the public.

The Southern California Chapter of Alliance for Women in Media offers local benefits to its members, including: Networking Events, Educational Programs, Community Outreach, Mentorship and a Scholarship Program. The chapter also holds the annual Genii Awards that celebrates the outstanding contributions of women in Radio, Television, Film, New Media and Advertising. Proceeds from the Genii Awards fund the AWM SoCal student scholarships.

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