What: Ellevate networking night focusing on dressing for business success.
The 411: Ellevate board member, president of the Yale Club and stylist Jessica Zachary Nicolayevsky orchestrated a fashion presentation featuring wardrobe basics for women in corporate and creative work environments. Also on the program were Lydia Osadchey, CEO of ESCAPE Family Resource Center, speaking on her immigration from Russia, and Lucy Corona, CEO and founder of SlimRitas.
Close to 130 women from various international backgrounds joined the event laced with SlimRitas and champagne and sweet treats from Mostly Chocolate, Nothing Bundt Cakes and Mister French's Cookies.
Who: Mathilde Leary, Jennifer Roosth, Mindy Fein, Nasha Nasredden, Bianca Ferrer, Trinh Abrell, Liz Crosswell, Rachel Tenenbaum, Shushana Castle, Neera Paditar, Luanne Jones, Mariam Jacob and Angela Nichols.