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UPCOMING CUP EVENTS

  

CUP Fellows Graduation

Thursday, February 7, 2013
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. 
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, 425 Lexington Ave., NYC

  

3rd Annual Board Matching Event with Robin Hood Foundation
Hosted by New York Life 
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
51 Madison Ave. (between 26th & 27th Streets), NYC
 

Distinguished Leadership Series (DLS): A Conversation with Mellody Hobson

Hosted by JP Morgan Chase & Co. 

Monday, March 11, 2013

6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

383 Madison Ave. (between 46th & 47th Streets), NYC 

 

6th Annual Leadership Gala
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Espace, 635 West 42nd St., NYC
 
Spring Soiree

Tuesday, April 2, 2013 

9:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.

Lucky Strike Manhattan, 624-660 W. 42nd St. (between 11th & 12th Streets), NYC

 
Spring Executive Leadership Program - nominations are now open!

May 8 to May 11, 2013

For more information, contact sshields@nycup.org

 
 
6th Annual Gala  

  

 

  

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

CUP NEWS

 

WHITE HOUSE CALL FOR RESUMES

CUP is pleased to have recently collaborated with the White House Office of Presidential Personnel to identify a diverse pool of talented candidates for public service.  The objective was to recommend highly qualified, experienced professionals to key White House officials as they staff the Administration in its second term.  We collected 480 resumes from a range of industries to assist the White House in its recruitment process.

 

MULTI-YEAR GRANT FROM THE FORD FOUNDATION

CUP is thrilled to have received a generous multi-year grant from the Ford Foundation to support our efforts to build a sustainable leadership development program via  CUP's Leadership Institute and to provide board matching opportunities and training  for CUP Members through our "A Seat at the Table" Initiative.  This grant will also strengthen CUP's capacity to track, measure, and improve our impact.
 

CUP FELLOWS GRADUATION

We are pleased to invite the CUP community to CUP's Fellows Graduation and Reception in honor of the 2012 Class on Thursday, February 7, 6:00-8:30pm.  This special event will be held at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, 425 Lexington Avenue, and will feature a fireside chat with Sheena Wright, President and CEO, United Way of NYC and Laurel Richie, President, WNBA, on Paths to Leadership.  Seating is limited and a RSVP is required. Click Here to RSVP...


INTRODUCING CUP'S MANAGING DIRECTOR OF MEMBERSHIP ENGAGEMENT & DEVELOPMENT, JUSTIN REYES

We are excited to introduce Justin Reyes who recently joined the CUP team as Managing Director of Membership Engagement & Development. Read More from Justin... 

 

CUP LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE SEEKS A DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMS
The CUP Leadership Institute seeks a Director of Programs to support the CUP Executive Leadership Program, CUP Fellows Program, CUP Leadership Board, and the CUP Spring Soiree. Read More...

CUP MEMBER NEWS 

 

CONGRATULATIONS TO MEMBERS OF OUR CUP FAMILY WHO WERE RECENTLY  PROMOTED AT MORGAN STANLEY 

 

Steve Santos has been promoted from Executive Director to Managing Director.
2012 CUP ELP Participant

Duane Hughes has been promoted from Executive Director to Managing Director in the Legal and Compliance Division of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management.
2012 CUP ELP Participant

Nate Saint-Victor has been promoted from Vice President to Executive Director, also in the Legal and Compliance Division of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management.
2009 CUP Fellow

 

2012 CUP FELLOW MELISSA HOWELL JOINS THE AFRICA-AMERICA INSTITUTE

Melissa Howell, former Director of Program & Development at The Declaration Initiative, has left the group to serve as a consultant to the Africa-America Institute managing programs that develop corporate, NGO and SME leaders in Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa.  

 

DIVERSITY AFFLUENCE'S 20 PEOPLE TO WATCH IN 2013 
Meet these 20 Leaders, Achievers and Pioneers who carve out niches, challenge norms, help us imagine the future or those who are just plain accomplished.  Some of them we already know:
  

Cristal Baron, President of Rice Financial Products Company
2012 CUP Catalyst: Finance

Valentino D. Carlotti, Partner and Head of Institutional Client Group Goldman, Sachs & Co.
2012 CUP Catalyst: Finance

Misty Copeland, Soloist at American Ballet Theatre,
2012 Gala Honoree & 2013 Spring Soiree Honorary Chair

Edward L. Dandridge, Chief Executive Officer and President, National Association of Investment Companies
CUP Board of Director

Christopher Williams, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Williams Capital
CUP Partner 

 

Read More...

                                                       

OTHER NEWS

 

ERNST & YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR NOMINATIONS

 

You've realized your dreams. Earned the respect of your peers.  And more importantly, created jobs and made a positive impact on our economy.  Celebrate the success you and your company have achieved by participating as a nominee for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year � Award. Learn More...
  
 

THE NETWORK JOURNAL'S 40 UNDER FORTY NOMINATIONS

Nominations for this years 40 under Forty awards are now open.  Candidates should include young Black men and women who have shown a commitment to business growth, professionalism and community.  The deadline is Friday, February 15th. Learn More...

 

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INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES 

 

SENIOR PROGRAM INTERN

CUP seeks a Senior Program Intern to support the programs and initiatives of the CUP Leadership Institute. Read More...

 

  
SENIOR MARKETING & EVENTS INTERN

CUP seeks a Marketing Senior Intern to work and learn in the areas of marketing, communications, event planning, and partner relations. Read More...

  

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JOB OPPORTUNITIES

 

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

 

News Corporation is hiring Learn More...

Disney ABC Television Group is hiring in CA Learn More...

Paradigm Asset Management is hiring Learn More...
 

New York State Department is hiring Learn More...

      

New York City Retirement Systems is hiring Learn More...

 

Bridge International Academies is hiring in Kenya Learn More...

 

The Museum of Modern Art is hiring Learn More...

 

JASA is hiring Learn More...
 
Harlem Children's Zone is Hiring Learn More...             
 
New Visions for Public Schools is hiring Learn More...
  
 

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BOARD SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES

 

Do you know of non-profit organizations seeking talented board candidates? Are there any non-profits or public sector agencies you would like the opportunity to support as a board member? If so, reach out to us!! Every day, we are looking 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 member? Become a part of a unique network of high-level professionals who share an interest in creating economic opportunities and supporting civic engagement. 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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