In a perfect world, all of our lifelong dreams and aspirations would come to fruition without any obstacles standing in the way. Unfortunately, this world is imperfect and attaining your goals is dependent not only on what you know, but who you know. Young adults in the Tri-State area are invited to connect with thought leaders and influencers at the 2nd Annual Rising Affluent Conference at Columbia University Faculty House (64 Morningside Drive, New York City) on Saturday, May 12, 2012 from 9:00 AM- 7:00 PM. Masterminded by Kyle McCullers and Michael Cooper, the Rising Affluent Advancement and Achievement Conference is the premier conference event for young professionals to network, grow, and develop themselves for professional advancement and personal achievement.
Conference attendees gain access to a day filled with a great selection of panels & presentations, networking lunch and cocktail reception. Some of this year’s speakers include:
Demetria Lucas, author of A Belle in Brooklyn: The Go-to Girl for Advice on Living Your Best Single Life
Marcus Mayo, co-founder of #incubateNYC
Tricia Lee, owner of Polish Bar Brooklyn
Christina Brown, Creator of Love Brown Sugar
Tamekia Flowers-Holland, Founder of Epiphany Blue
Ash Cash, motivational speaker, financial expert and author of Mind Right, Money Right: 10 Laws of Financial Freedom
This year sessions will include: Entrepreneurship – The Gentle Art of Side-hustling and Moonlighting with an End Goal; Going Global: Working, Living And Starting Businesses In Developing Countries; Healthy Living = Successful Living; Real Estate: Perspectives on Property Ownership from the Single -Family Home to the Corporate and Office Building: Me Inc. – Managing Your 360 Degree brand In Person, On Paper, On The Screen.
The Rising Affluent Conference is a forum where the young and ambitious network with their peers and counterparts from other industries, and learn from those that have already achieved success in their respective careers. Conference tickets can be purchased online at www.risingaffluent.eventbrite.com. In Her Shoes readers receive 15% off the general registration fee of $99.00!
For additional information on Rising Affluent please visit www.risingaffluent.com.