Featuring Speaker Susan Bulkeley Butler, Author and Institute CEO
CHICAGO, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Illinois CPA Society's Spring Women's Leadership Breakfast will be held Friday, May 20 at the Standard Club in Chicago. The event will feature Ms. Susan Bulkeley Butler, author of WOMEN COUNT: A Guide to Changing the World, which shares the stories of women who have pioneered the way for current generations to stand up and be counted. By drawing on the experiences of "ordinary women doing extraordinary deeds," Ms. Butler will share her thoughts on how women today can learn practical, real-life ways to make their opinions, actions and achievements count.
Formerly the Managing Partner for Accenture's Office of the CEO, Ms. Butler is a delegate for Vision 2020, a national project focused on advancing gender equality by energizing the dialogue about women and leadership, and a member of the worldwide board of Junior Achievement and LeaderShape LLC. Ms. Butler fulfills her aspiration to impact "zillions of women and girls to be all they can be" with her books, monthly newsletter, executive coaching sessions, speaking engagements and workshops.
For more information on the Illinois CPA Society's Spring Women's Leadership Breakfast or to register, visit www.icpas.org or call 800.993.0393.
About the Illinois CPA Society
The Illinois CPA Society, founded in 1903, is the fourth largest state CPA Society in the nation, with more than 24,000 members. It is the premier professional organization that represents CPAs in Illinois. During its over 100 years of existence, the Society has advanced the highest ethical and financial standards of the profession, and has been a leader in educating the public on financial issues.
SOURCE Illinois CPA Society