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Women in Business: Q&A with Jan Swartz, President of Princess Cruises

By Laura Dunn

As president of Princess Cruises, Jan Swartz heads one of the best-known brands in the cruise industry, overseeing a worldwide cruise and tour company featuring a fleet of 17 modern ships that carry approximately 1.7 million passengers a year. The third largest cruise line in the industry, Princess has more than 25,000 employees, and operations in more than 60 countries around the globe.

CBRE To Hold 14th Annual Women’s Networking Forum

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Chicago, IL, May 5, 2014 /3BL Media/ - More than 400 professionals from around the world will come together in Chicago next week for CBRE Group Inc.’s (CBRE) 14th annual Women’s Networking Forum. The 2014 conference, “Dare to be Extraordinary,” is expected to be the largest in the CBRE Women’s Network’s history and will feature presentations from the company’s executives and external business leaders; professional-development workshops and networking events; and a major community service project.

#DardenDigest: Girl Power


Recently I had the honor of joining more than 3,000 industry colleagues, including about 50 co-workers from Darden, at the Women’s Foodservice Forum (WFF) Annual Leadership Development Conference in Dallas. WFF is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, marking a quarter century of empowering, developing and advancing female leaders in the foodservice industry. The annual conference celebrates the accomplishments of women in our industry and provides numerous resources for our own professional development. 

Tupperware Brands Philippines 2013 Women of Confidence Awards


Tupperware Brands Philippines is encouraging more and more women to join the unbreakable Chain of Confidence, as another set of female heroes who embody Filipina pride and strength were recognized during the recent awarding of the five Women of Confidence held at the OZ Bar, Holiday Inn Suites, Makati City in January.


Janet Holder Tapped Again for Top 100 List of Canada's Most Powerful Women


CALGARY – When Janet Holder was appointed Enbridge’s Executive Vice President of Western Access in September 2011, she assumed the overall leadership of Enbridge’s proposed Northern Gateway project.

“We need to show people just how important this project is to the province of British Columbia, as well as the rest of Canada,” she said at the time. “Myself, I’m a fresh set of eyes, and I’m here to listen to the various stakeholders and talk to them about how they can benefit.”

DBWC Underlines Importance of Women in Business at SAP MENA Luncheon

Dubai Business Women Council (DBWC) recently participated at a luncheon series organised to discuss the important role of women in business by SAP Middle East and North Africa (MENA) at their office in Dubai Internet City.

SAP has dedicated the month of October to women and invited Mrs. Raja Easa Saleh Al Gurg, President of Dubai Business Women Council to share her challenges and success as a working woman along with her achievements as an inspirational business leader.

Allstate Named to 2013 Working Mother 100 Best Companies

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New York, NY, September 17, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Working Mother magazine today named Allstate as one of the 2013 Working Mother 100 Best Companies for its commitment to progressive workplace programs, including child care, flexibility, advancement and paid family leave. The 100 Best Companies are featured in the October/November issue of Working Mother and on workingmother.com.

ANN INC. and Vital Voices Award Twenty ANNpower Project Grants to Emerging Female Leaders

- ANNpower Project Grants to Fund Community Projects Designed to Initiate Positive Social Change -
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NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2013 /3BL Media/ PRNewswire/ -- ANN INC., the parent Company of Ann Taylor and LOFT, and Vital Voices Global Partnership are honored to announce the 2013 ANNpower Grantees, a Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Commitment to Action. The young women represent a diverse group of high school students who are committed to driving positive social change in their home communities.

MKTV: 50th Anniversary Business Opportunity

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50 years of Mary Kay enriching women's lives.

Mary Kay Ash believed a woman could do anything. Today, thousands of women are doing the same, celebrating Mary Kay's One Woman Can attitude. 


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