Confirmed speakers include highly regarded professionals across business, entertainment and media including Sophia Amoruso, Whitney Cummings, Britt Robertson, Michelle Lam, Whitney Wolfe, Gabby Bernstein, Kay Cannon, Kevin Systrom, Amanda Chantal Bacon, Tuesday Bassen, Jessica Bennett, Jane Buckingham, Sara Christensen, Deena Drewis, Audrey Fisher, Liz Goldwyn, Tyler Haney, Roseli Ilano, Payal Kadakia, Sarah Kunst, Michelle Lam, Mara Lecocq, Susan Lyne, Moj Mahdara, Kelly Sawdon, Alyssa Mastromonaco, Laverne McKinnon, Amel Monsur, Brit Morin, Peggy Noland, Kelly Oxford, Sarah Robb O'Hagan, Rachel Shechtman, Pam Shamshiri, Lilly Singh, Sheree Waterson, Jess Weiner, Emily Weiss, Rachel Weiss, Nicole Williams, Sarah Robb O'Hagan, Samantha Paige, Elizabeth Nolan, and Promise Tangeman.
"The Girlboss Rally will be an unforgettable experience, creating a new model for what a conference for women can be and achieve. Our incredibly accomplished speakers will do more than just inspire – they will motivate and show us a new path forward. And I'm thrilled to offer our guests access to them all," said Amoruso, a cultural icon named by Forbes as "Fashion's New Phenom" and featured on the cover of its June 2016 "Self Made Women" issue. Founder of the fashion brand Nasty Gal and now her new enterprise, Girlboss Media, she is author of the New York Times best-selling memoir #GIRLBOSS and her recent book, Nasty Galaxy. Host of the Girlboss Radio podcast (90,000 weekly downloads) and head of the Girlboss Foundation, Amoruso is currently executive producing the forthcoming Netflix comedy series "Girlboss," slated to premiere in April of 2017.
Event sponsors include American Express Platinum, Bumble, Squarespace, Equinox, and L'Oreal, with American Express Platinum bringing their Platinum Collective of curators and tastemakers together to host a special thought leadership dinner the evening prior at the Hudson Loft. Bumble will be hosting a premium headshot photo area for attendees to enjoy and Squarespace will offer one-on-one consultations, providing an opportunity for guests to learn how to set up their very own website.
10% of all ticket proceeds from the Girlboss Rally will benefit the Girlboss Foundation. Since its launch in 2014, the Girlboss Foundation has awarded more than $100,000 in grants to exceptional female entrepreneurs across the worlds of design, fashion, music and the arts, to help fund them on their way toward becoming a Girlboss and owning their future.
For more information on the first Girlboss Rally, please visit www.girlboss.com/rally.
Girlboss Media is a digital-first company built to connect, educate, entertain, and inspire the smart, ambitious woman. Founded in 2017 by Sophia Amoruso, Girlboss Media funds the Girlboss Foundation, which has given over $100,000 in grants to exceptional female entrepreneurs. To learn more about Girlboss, visit Girlboss.com.
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