The IPA would like to thank the participants at the 6th annual WIN Forum in Chicago, June 19-20. The success of this year’s event – and of the Women’s Initiative Network in general – is not possible without your dedication and leadership. The IPA will continue to spotlight the influence of women professionals in our industry, recognize their incredible accomplishments and promote diversity in the financial services industry.
June 19-20, 2018
An Event for Women in Financial Services
“I wasn't really looking for a second career, but I couldn't help but see the incredible connection between philanthropy and investment opportunity.”Gloria NelundChairman and CEO, TriLinc Global
“Respect everyone enough to let them do their own thing and give their ideas a voice. That's what truly helps people grow.”Lorretta ElderkinFounder, Pacific West Financial Group
“Family is one big community. It includes not only everyone around you, but also everyone you work with.”Erinn FordPresident, KMS Financial Services, Inc., A Ladenburg Thalmann Independent Brokerage & Advisory Firm
“Women 2.0 should have self-confidence and express their ideas. When you go to a meeting, bring your Picasso - not your stick figure drawing. Success is getting what you want, but happiness is wanting what you get.”Ella NeylandPresident, Steadfast Income Advisors
“We have more choices than ever before, and we are embracing that. Be authentic and have empathy - it inspires loyalty.”risha MillerCEO, Starwood Capital
“Have the courage to run right into the storm. Don't let anyone tell you not to be yourself.”Genevieve ThiersFounder, Sittercity.com
“A lot for women should have been 'impossible.' We are defined not by our circumstances, but rather by the vision we hold inside ourselves. How are we selling and promoting our own value? The vision inside you determines where you end up.”Bonnie St. JohnLeadership Consultant, Olympic Gold Medalist, Best-Selling Author
FOUNDER OF ONE OF AMERICA’S FASTEST GROWING CAREGIVING SERVICES ONLINE.
Founder | Sittercity.com
Founder, Pacific West Securities
President, KMS Financial Services, Inc.
(A Ladenburg Thalmann Independent Brokerage & Advisory Firm)
CEO, Starwood Capital, LLC
Chairman and CEO, TriLinc Global, LLC
President, Steadfast Income Advisors
General Manager, Financial Communications, Edelman