Women in Tech Leadership: What Glass Ceiling?

Monday, April 206:00pm–9:00pm

Join us for a panel discussion on women's leadership in the tech world. Enjoy an engaging and energetic conversation led by radio show host, author and entrepreneur, Franne McNeal, as she introduces us to five senior leaders in the Philadelphia region. They'll share their perspectives on what’s needed to succeed in the technology field, their own trials and triumphs and a frank discussion on when "women's accomplishment" become just "accomplishments."

The event will start with an hour of structured networking with hors d'oeuvres and cocktails, followed by the panel discussion and questions from our audience.


  • Franne McNeal, Business Advisor, Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Initiatives;

Panelists include:

  • Elaine Thibodeau, Senior Director, External Supply Integration, Janssen Supply Group, LLC, Johnson & Johnson Company;

  • Valarie Higgins, Executive Vice President, Operations, Almac Clinical Technologies;

  • Lucinda Duncalfe, Chief Executive Officer, Monetate;

  • Eloise Young, Chief Information Officer, Philadelphia Gas Works;

  • Sarah Toms, IT Director, Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania.

Advance registration required. Pay at the door. $5.00 if registered by April 5, 2015, $10.00 if registered after April 5, 2015

Pyramid Club
1735 Market Street 19103 52nd Floor