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UPCOMING CUP EVENTS

  

 

6th Annual Leadership Gala is Sold out!

Tuesday, April 2, 2013
6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Espace, 635 West 42nd St. (between 11th & 12th Streets), NYC
 
You can still join us for our Dessert Lounge featuring a live musical performance by the Jazz at Lincoln Center Middle School Jazz Academy Band. There are also limited discount tickets for CUP's Dessert Lounge & Spring Soiree: CUP Gala After-Party. If you'd like to be added to the wait list for Gala tickets, contact serskine@nycup.org
 
The 6th Annual Leadership Gala Auction is now live! Don't miss your opportunity to bid on an amazing collection of memorable auction items and experiences. The online auction is available for bidding until Thursday, April 4, 2013. Read More...

 

Spring Soiree
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
9:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.
Lucky Strike Manhattan, 624-660 W est 42nd St. (between 11th & 12th Streets), NYC  
Click Here to RSVP
 
Tickets are almost sold out for the 2013 Spring Soir´┐Że CUP Gala After Party. Join Us for a Night of Dancing, Complimentary Cocktails & Light Bites. Raffle tickets for exclusive items and experiences will be available for purchase during the event. To view raffle items Click Here... 

 

Update Soiree Event  

  

Spring 2013 Executive Leadership Program- Now Accepting Nominations for Rising Stars 
Thursday, June 20, to Saturday, June 22, 2013
Hamilton Park Hotel and Conference Center in Florham Park, New Jersey 
CUP's premier leadership development opportunity consisting of skills-based workshops, inviataion-only networking events, and board matching. For more information contact Sonnia Shields. 
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ANNOUNCEMENTS

  

CUP NEWS

 

HEROES AND ROLE MODELS

As we mark Women's History Month who is your living, historical or literary hero? How has she inspired your life? Post responses on our Facebook page or @ us on Twitter #NYCUP. 
 
GOOD NEWS

Email us your thoughts on our recent good news: 

 

03/27/2013 

Blacks Lose When Whites Help Whites Get Jobs 
By Peter Coy, featuring CUP Chairman, James Francis  

Read the Business Week article here.

  

03/15/2013 
Sheryl Sandberg for President 
By Chloe Drew, CUP Executive Director  

Read the Huff Post article here.

  

03/12/2013 
Diverse Leadership: The White House is doing it. Can the private sector? 
By Chloe Drew, CUP Executive Director  

Read the Washington Post article here.

  

All of the articles are now posted in the Media Room on CUP's website. Visit Here...
 
CUP's DISTINGUISHED LEADERSHIP SERIES (DLS): A CONVERSATION WITH MELLODY HOBSON

On Monday, March 11th, CUP hosted a DLS event featuring Mellody Hobson, President of Ariel Investments. The "fireside chat" was moderated by Carmen Wong Ulrich, Co-Founder & President of ALTA Wealth Management.  Ms. Hobson discussed her accomplishments and lessons learned during her career trajectory as an industry thought leader. 

 

  

A Conversation with Mellody Hobson Moderated by Carmen Wong Ulrich

 

WELCOME TO OUR NEW CORPORATE PARTNERS 

  • Ernst & Young
  • Grab Media
  • JetBlue
  • The Customized Fund Investment Group 
  • Viacom
  • Xerox Foundation
 
WELCOME TO OUR NEW MEMBERS 

Click Here to see the full list of our new members. 

 

CUP MEMBER NEWS 

  

CONGRATULATIONS TO CUP MEMBERS ON THE MOVE

 

Eboni S. Gates is Vice President, Charitable Donations for RBC Capital Markets. 

 

Marissa Shorenstein, President, AT&T New York, was named one of Crain's 40 under Forty  

  

CUP LEADERS SPEAK OUT  

  

Geneva Farrow, 2012 CUP Fellow, Executive Director, A Young Mother's DREAM, was on the Today Show on Friday, March 8th to comment on the Mayor's new campaign about teen parenthood.  

 

Edward Ramos, CFA, Lead Portfolio Manager, Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC, appeared on Bloomberg TV to represent Cornerstone's Fundamental International Strategy. The segment, "Taking Stock with Pimm Fox," aired live on Tuesday, March 26th at 5:00 PM.

 

On Friday, March 8th, Maria Fernandez Williams, 2011 CUP Fellow, Senior Counsel and Trust & Compliance Officer at IBM Corporation, was on the Anderson Cooper Show with Justice Sonia Sotomayor, speaking about the closure of Catholic schools in the Bronx. 

  

CUP CONNECTIONS & OPPORTUNITIES    

 

Tamara J. Dews was one of 900 applicants selected to participate in the inaugural program with Empire State Fellows. She now serves as the Director of the MWBE Program Unit at the Office for People with Developmental Disabilities.  

   

 

OTHER NEWS

  

THE DANCE THEATRE OF HARLEM COMPANY 
The Dance Theatre of Harlem Company triumphantly returns to New York with a signature repertoire of DTH favorites and exciting premieres from April 10th- 14th at Rose Theater-Jazz at Lincoln Center, Frederick P. Rose Hall, Time Warner Center, New York, NY.

Read More...

  

GIRLS WHO CODE 
Girls Who Code works to educate, inspire, and equip young women with the skills and resources to pursue academic and career opportunities in computing fields. The Girls Who Code 2012 Summer Immersion Program application is now live! Read More... 

  

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SECURITIES PROFESSIONALS 
The National Association of Securities Professionals (NASP), is hosting their 24th Annual Pension and Financial Services Conference- Driving Economic Growth and Productivity: Charting a Sound Path within a Volatile Landscape will be held on June 24-26, 2013 at the Crown Plaza Times Square in New York City. Read More...

  

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INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES 

 

SENIOR PROGRAM INTERN

CUP seeks a Senior Program Intern to support the CUP Leadership Institute. Read More...

  

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JOB OPPORTUNITIES

 

Does your company have employment opportunities that you would like us to share with CUP's diverse network of professionals?  If so, please reach out to us!  We can post your reviewed and approved job position(s) in our newsletter and on our website. Contact Us.

  

Bank of America is hiring Learn More...

BlackRock is hiring Learn More...

UBS Global Asset Management is hiring Learn More...

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP is hiring Learn More...  

 

To learn more about other job opportunities please Click Here...

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BOARD SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES

 

Is your non-profit organization seeking talented board candidates? Are there any non-profits or public sector agencies that you would like the opportunity to support as a board member? If so, reach out to us! Every day, we look to forge new connections with organizations seeking dynamic board candidates. We encourage you to send us both your suggestions and interests. 

  

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JOIN CUP TODAY

 

Not a CUP member? Become a part of a unique network of diverse professionals who share an interest in making connections, creating opportunities, developing their professional and leadership expertise, and making transformative impact on their communities. Learn More Today!

  

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NEWSLETTER SUBMISSION?

 

The CUP newsletter is an effort to better inform our members and broader CUP family of the programs, events, and opportunities that are central to our mission and our issues. All submissions should be submitted to info@nycup.org by the 5th of the month at 5:00pm for consideration in the next newsletter.

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