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  • Carla Harris To Be Keynote Speaker at NAWBO Chicago Annual Achievement Luncheon

    This informative and exciting event featuring exhibitors offering business services, networking with influential professional women and men in Chicago, raffles and silent auctions, and Carla Ann Harris as keynote speaker. Carla Harris is a Managing Director for Morgan Stanley Investment Management, who was appointed as Chair of the National Women’s Business Council by President Obama in 2013. She recently was […]
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  • Carla Returns to CNR This Friday

    This Friday, March 14th, Carla Ann Harris will return to the College of New Rochelle to join their speaker series.  She will be speaking on interviewing and resume building. Come out to the Rosa Parks Campus, room 105 at 6:00 PM and say “Hi.”
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  • Get Ready For More Female CEOs

    Carla Ann Harris recently appeared on The Daily Ticker, speaking on the importance of mentor relationships and her optimism in regards to women in key management positions. Head over to The Daily Ticker to watch the interview, and read on for an excerpt from the article: Carla Harris, a 25-year veteran of Wall Street and chair of the National Women’s […]
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  • Carla Harris Named Chair of The Executive Leadership Council

    Morgan Stanley managing director to lead prestigious Fortune 500 senior leadership group WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 6, 2014) – Carla Harris, vice chairman of Wealth Management and senior client advisor at Morgan Stanley, has become chair of The Executive Leadership Council (ELC), the pre-eminent national organization comprised of current and former black CEOs, senior executives and board members of Fortune 500 […]
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  • Broadening Access To Capital For Women Entrepreneurs

    Tina Amirtha spoke to Carla Harris, the Chairwomen of the National Women’s Business Council (NWBC), about the findings of the NWBC’s 2013 report regarding the current economic issues facing U.S. based women-owned businesses and the importance of broadening access to capital for women entrepreneurs. Here are a couple of findings from NWBC’s 2013 report: Women-led firms that had annual receipts […]
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  • Banks Need To Court Women-Owned Business

    (Washington, DC)— The National Women’s Business Council releases a statement following the recent Washington Business Journal article. “Women entrepreneurs champion the title of ‘fastest growing sector in the small business community,’ even as access to capital remains a major challenge. The National Women’s Business Council (NWBC) research has found that businesses that start with more capital have higher rates of […]
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  • Savoy Magazine Announces 2014 Top 100 Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America

    Savoy Magazine Announces 2014 Top 100 Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America Savoy, a leading African American lifestylemagazine announces their list of Top 100 Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America available at SavoyNetwork.com and newsstands worldwide. ATLANTA, GA March 4, 2014 – Savoy Magazine announced their 2014 Top 100 Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America in their 13th Anniversary Spring […]
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  • Carla Harris shares five ‘pearls’ from Executive Women’s Day at the Honda Classic

    By Jan Tuckwood February 25, 2014 Feb. 25–How do you get 250 executive women to care about a golf tournament? Show them what golf can do for their careers. That’s what Executive Women’s Day did on Tuesday at PGA National, home of this week’s Honda Classic. The day-long event was a soft-sell — not so much about the game of […]
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  • Carla Harris to Be Honored in Jacksonville Florida

    MAYOR BROWN TO HONOR 14 TRAILBLAZERS FOR “AFRICAN AMERICAN FIRSTS” Mayor to Also Recognize Pioneers for Lifetime Barrier-Breaking Achievements JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Feb. 25, 2014 – Mayor Alvin Brown will recognize on Thursday 14 community leaders who were the first African Americans to lead changes in the fields of business, education and public policy with the Mayor’s Trailblazer Award. Urban Trust Bank is a sponsor of […]
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  • Carla in the Memphis Daily News

    Following her Memphis appearance before Medtronic employees, The Memphis Daily News quotes Carla Ann Harris in their article “Breaking Through: Women working hard to break through glass ceiling locally, nationally.” Read an excerpt from the article below, and head over the Memphis Daily News for the full article. “It speaks volumes that, ‘I can, too,’” said Carla Harris, who was […]
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