Friday, January 25, 2013
6:00 p.m. Happy Hour at The Construction Trailers
6:45 p.m. Talks Begin
Arel Moodie, Partner, Empact
Despite beginning his life on welfare in the projects of Brooklyn Arel Moodie went on to attend college, launch a successful internet company and write the bestelling book Your Starting Point for Success. Arel joins the group to share the importance of creating your signature story.
Shadra Agarwal, Chief Strategy Officer/ Co-Founder, ContextMedia
ContextMedia co-founder Shradha Agarwal has always had a passion for communication and luanched her first media enterprise at age 9. Since then Shradha has built ContextMedia, a "for-benefit" healthcare media company, from the ground up and now oversees the expansion initiatives to continue doubling the company's growth year-over-year. Shradha will discuss how to successfully blend doing well and doing good to touch people's lives while solving problems along the way.
Winston Ibrahim, Founder, Hydros Bottle LLC
Winston Ibrahim, Co-Founder and Executive Chariman for Hydros, feels that the most valuable thing in life are relationships with people, and that if you can truly engage with others, and show them that you are a real person you stand a far better chance of building a lasting and mutually beneficial relationship. Winston has incorporated this belief in his role driving the strategic direction of Hydros, co-founding the Ibrahim Leadership and Dialogue Project in the Middle East and serving on the boards of several non-profits. In his talk, Winston will share the importance of authentic engagement and building relationships.
Sarah Green, Partner & COO, Empact
Sarah Green is a Partner and COO at Empact, an organization focused on creating a culture of entrepreneurship in communities around the world. Sarah is a passionate traveler and will share her story of blending her love of travel and culture with spreading the entrepreneruship spirit.