When Women Lead
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Minneapolis, MN
True innovation happens with representative leadership. 
This event will help you define a profitable path forward with best practices for serving your customers. 
Attendees will experience high-impact presentations, enlightening panel discussions and hands-on breakout sessions.
Discover how to structure your team to better serve customers.
Learn how female leadership drives business growth.
Explore strategies for removing bias and barriers to your success.
Build your network of like-minded industry leaders who share your commitment. 
BONUS: All symposium attendees get:
1:oo PM


1:15 PM

Kicking Glass: The Unique Challenge for Women in CPG and Retail

Dive into several NEW research studies that cover current industry challenges, root causes and the necessary steps for resolution.

1:45 PM


A proven case study of representative leadership in business growth from the viewpoint of a female CMO. 

2:15 PM
2:30 PM

Building and Leading the Future Workforce

Technology and employee expectations are two forces impacting the way we work and current talent models. What will your workforce look like and how will you successfully lead your company to get there? Learn from examples of companies that have pivoted to integrate Artificial Intelligence (AI) into talent strategies, leveraged flexible workforce models and built new skills into teams to allow seamless collaboration throughout their organizations. Attendees will also discuss what companies are doing to attract and retain new generations. 

3:30 PM

Stories, Games and Voices from the Brand World: A Conversation with Angelique Krembs

Angelique Krembs, CMO of News America joins us for a fireside chat.

4:00 PM

Interactive: Roadmap to Change

Interactive table discussions and exercises for diagnosing, planning and implementing to obtain maximize results through female inclusion and leadership. 

4:45 PM


Review the day's observations and discuss the opportunity for ongoing community and networking. 

Speaker lineup includes:
Sarah Alter 
President & CEO
Network of Executive Women
Angelique Krembs
News America Marketing
Carol Heyducek
Marketing Manager
Emily Miller
Sr. Category Manager, All Non-Regulated Beverages and Milk
Walgreens Co. 
Nancy Krawzyck
VP. Partnerships & Engagement,
Network of Executive Women
Julie Quick
Head of Insights & Strategy,
Esperanza Teasdale
Sr. Director, Shopper Marketing,
Gerarda Van Kirk
Managing Director,
Who should attend:
Shopper marketing stakeholders across CPG manufacturing, retail and professional services that wish to better serve their customers by offering a more holistic shopper perspective. 
Path to Purchase Institute Members and NEW Members: $499*
Non-Members: $599* (includes membership to Network of Executive Women) 
*All symposium attendees also receive a complimentary ticket to the Women of Excellence reception. 
Thank you to our Advisory Board