Join Troy Prince, CAIA, social entrepreneur and finance pro, for a discussion about finance and international culture.The open conversation will cover:• Purpose• Finance• CultureTroy Prince is the founder of Wall Street Bound, a nonprofit startup providing young adults from communities of color with the skills, experience, and social capital to be successful in financial services careers.Troy is a 20 year+ wall street veteran, with extensive buy- and sell-side trading experience at premier US & International firms and near 5 years as an angel investor in Vietnam.A Bronx native, graduate of the Bronx High School of Science and NYU Stern School of Business, Troy has spent significant time abroad having lived and worked in 5 countries, speaks 4 languages and brings the full breadth of his experience home. Learn more and connect
Join Shawn Prez, entrepreneur and motivational speaker, for a discussion on Making Power Moves.The open conversation will cover:• Purpose• Leadership• Power MovesShawn Prez is the founder of Power Moves Inc., a marketing and branding agency serving some of the world's most recognized brands.In his 20+ years in the entertainment and marketing industries, Prez’s accomplishments have earned him a reputation as a marketing expert, often called upon by CNN, Fox News, Ad Week, Crain, among others, to render marketing analysis.Innately a mentor and coach, Motivational Speaker and South Bronx native Shawn Prez, escaped poverty and circumstance to become a millionaire by the age of 30. Drawing on both personal and professional experiences, Shawn Prez shares his knowledge in hopes of guiding those seeking to fulfill their purpose and potential to make POWER MOVES. Learn more and connect
Join Julye Williams, educator & entrepreneur, for a discussion on Tools for Your Journey.The open Q&A will cover:
Abby Brody, educator & founder of MYX, will lead a discussion on how to stand out as an early professional in the new normal.The open Q&A will cover:• Rapid changes happening in both education and the workplace• The resume of the future• What inspired Abby to start MYXAbby is a lifetime educator with over 15 years of experience in the classroom and 12 years in administration. With the launch of a new higher education hybrid, MYX, she is leading the charge to present a new approach to higher education that meets the needs of the 21st century by creating experiences for young adults to find their life purpose while also gaining essential skills for life success.Abby earned her B.A. at Duke University and her M.S. in special education from Bank Street College. Learn more and connect
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