WHOOPI GOLDBERG TO KEYNOTE COLORCOMM CONFERENCE 2017
ColorComm Celebrates 4th Annual Conference in Miami at the Ritz Carlton, Key Biscayne
WASHINGTON, May 24, 2017, ColorComm, Inc., the nation’s premier membership organization dedicated to advancing the visibility of women of color in communications, will hold its 4th annual conference at the Ritz-Carlton, Key Biscayne in Miami, Florida. Whoopi Goldberg, Host of ABC’s Daytime Talk Show The View will serve as the keynote speaker of ColorComm’s Annual Conference.
The ColorComm Conference is an annual business retreat that connects more than 400 executive leaders in communications, marketing, advertising, and digital from across the country. The goal is to create an environment that connects industry thought leaders to conversations that yield business partnerships.
The conference, commonly referred to as #C2Miami, is the only event of its kind which will open with the ColorComm Circle Awards, the highest honor awarded to a select group of women of color changing the face of the communications industry.
Keynote speaker Whoopi Goldberg will speak on the importance of “women helping women” and will discuss how to have a balanced, connected, and vibrant career.
Michael Roth, Chairman and CEO, Interpublic Group; Lisa Sherman, President, The Ad Council; Mike Fernandez, CEO US, Burson-Marsteller; Hildy Kuryk, Executive Director of Communications
Vogue, and many others will join #C2Miami as key speakers of the Conference.
“I was once told that ColorComm’s Conference is the NFL draft of the best talent in the industry. I am delighted to celebrate our 4th conference in Miami and to welcome our dynamic keynote speaker Whoopi Goldberg,” said Lauren Wesley Wilson, President of ColorComm, Inc. “Attendees will gain professional and personal development, business partnerships, and most importantly, genuine relationships.”
This year’s conference theme is “Surprise Yourself.” #C2Miami will focus on empowering women to go outside of the box in their careers and to teach the importance of using their voice to impact change.
Sponsors of the conference include: IPG, Coca-Cola, Comcast, NBC Universal, CBS Entertainment Diversity, Univision, BET Networks, Wells Fargo, Toyota, and many more.
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