FORA.tv Speaker - Janet Hanson

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Biography

Janet Hanson is recognized as a unique voice and champion for women globally. As CEO and Founder of 85 Broads, Hanson has built a global network community of 19,000 trailblazing women who want to leverage their best personal and professional relationships to create greater success for themselves and each other. Hanson joined Goldman Sachs in 1977. In 1986, she became the first woman in the firm's history to be promoted to sales management. Following her 14-year career at Goldman Sachs, Hanson founded Milestone Capital Management, a $2 billion institutional money management company. From 2004 to 20007, Hanson was a Managing Director and Senior Adviser to the President of Lehman Brothers. Hanson is a member of the Board of Trustees of Wheaton College and The Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation. She is an Associate Fellow of Pierson College at Yale University and serves on the Advisory Board of The Center for Work-Life Policy's Hidden Brain Drain Task Force. She has received a number of awards and honors, including an honorary degree from Middlebury College in 2007.

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Women's Networks Help Level the Playing Field

01.26.09 | 00:49:44 min | 0 comments