PLATFORM Networking Series with Wellesley@Work | 2017 Kick-off with Seven Sisters
Lessons Learned from Career Pivots: Fireside Chat with Anna Johnson ’02
Thinking about a career move in 2017? Join us on January 25 when Anna Johnson ’02 will discuss how she’s made successful career pivots and offer advice to you on how to create a fulfilling work life, explore options, and scan for opportunities. Buy your ticket here.
The evening will include a fireside chat about moving to the next level in your career, networking with Seven Sisters alumnae, plus herbal cocktails concocted in the Lower East Side’s subterranean hideaway Botanic Lab!
Anna is a graduate of Wellesley College (B.A. in Economics, ’02) and Harvard Business School (MBA, ’10). Since attending business school, she has become an expert in the retail and consumer industry. Most recently, she has worked in senior operational roles at early stage start-ups, including Rent The Runway and SWERVE Fitness.
She started her professional career in finance as an Analyst in the Sales & Trading rotational program at Citigroup. She later became a Senior Consultant at Kurt Salmon, a boutique consulting firm engaging leading retailers on strategy and operational improvement initiatives.
Anna is a proud native Chicagoan and for 15 years served as a trustee of The High Jump Program, an educational non-profit which aims to equalize access to superior college preparatory schools for middle school students who have exhibited academic ambition and potential but come from limited economic means.
DATE: Wednesday, January 25, 2017
TIME: 6:30-9:00 p.m.
LOCATION: Botanic Lab, 86 Orchard Street, New York, NY
COST: $10, plus the cost of your own drinks
Hosted by Den Entertainment.
Wellesley@Work provides alumnae with opportunities to network, build professional skills, and gain access to emerging leaders and senior executives from a broad range of industries.
If you have trouble registering, please contact us at WCNewYork@wellesley.edu.