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2024 LA Women in Business Lead: Symposium Recap

By Ducere Global Business School on July, 2 2024
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LA Women in Business Lead: Symposium Recap

The Los Angeles Business Journal's annual Women's Leadership Symposium & Awards is a powerhouse event, bringing together some of the city's most inspiring and accomplished women. This year's gathering lived up to its reputation, offering a day packed with insightful discussions, invaluable networking opportunities, and heartwarming recognition.

Ducere Global Business School, recognized for its dedication to DEI and empowering women, highlighted Caroline Raffi, VP of Enterprise, for her impactful Women in Leadership programme. Her innovative approach sets a high standard for fostering an inclusive environment for women in business.


Courtesy of the LA Business Journal        


A Day of Inspiration and Education

The symposium kicked off with a dynamic breakfast session featuring a panel of distinguished female leaders. The conversation delved into critical topics like leading with authenticity, navigating the ever-evolving business landscape,and fostering a culture of inclusion and empowerment. Attendees gained valuable insights from these experienced executives, learning strategies to overcome challenges and propel their careers forward.

Tech-Savvy and Future-Focused

Technology's transformative role in business was a prominent theme throughout the day. Discussions explored how women can leverage technology to enhance their skillsets, stay ahead of the curve, and drive innovation within their organizations. This included exploring the potential of Artificial Intelligence (AI) to automate tasks, improve decision-making, and gain deeper customer insights. From harnessing the power of data analytics to mastering the latest communication tools, the focus was on equipping women to thrive in the digital age.


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Introducing our team (from left to right): Caroline Raffi, Nominee and VP of Enterprise; Mat Jacobson, CEO and Founder; and Maria Portillo, Director of Marketing and Growth.

Looking Ahead: A Brighter Future for Women in Business

The LA Business Journal's Women's Leadership Symposium & Awards celebrated and honored inspiring women in LA business through a luncheon and awards. Networking fueled by their stories fostered connections and a support network for attendees. This platform for dialogue and showcasing female achievement serves as a catalyst, inspiring women to reach for a brighter future.

Commitment to Equity

Proudly, this marks Ducere Global Business School's second award nomination this year, reflecting our unwavering commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) and women's empowerment. Ducere's recognition, particularly for Caroline Raffi's Women in Leadership program, exemplifies this commitment to building a more equitable future.


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Caroline Raffi- VP of Enterprise for Ducere,

 Courtesy of the LA Business Journal        

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