Speaker Series

The Watermark Speaker Series is the cornerstone of our programs. We bring you internationally renown speakers from a variety of industries for an exclusive event. Attendees have the opportunity to connect with other Watermark women at a pre-event reception, as well as engage with the guest speakers after their presentations.

Our 2017 speakers include

  • Sallie Krawcheck, author, Own It: The Power of Women at Work
  • Rachael O'Meara, author, Pause: Harness the Life-Changing Power of Giving Yourself a Break
  • Kim Scott, author, Radical Candor: How to be a Kick-Ass Boss Without Losing Your Humanity
  • Deborah Tannen, author, You’re the Only One I Can Tell: Inside the Language of Women’s Friendships
  • Joann Lublin, author, Earning It: Hard-Won Lessons from Trailblazing Women at the Top of the Business World

Recent speakers include:

  • U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor
  • Arianna Huffington, Founder of The Huffington Post
  • Lynne Twist, author, The Soul of Money
  • Daniel Pink, author, To Sell is Human
  • Padma Lakshmi, author, Love, Loss and What We Ate: A Memoir
  • Nancy Duarte, Inspire Change Through Speeches, Stories, Ceremonies and Symbols
  • Lisa Orrell, Improving Communications Across the Generations
  • Chris Voss, author, Never Split the Difference: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It
  • Teresa Ghilarducci, author, How to Retire with Enough Money
  • Jenny Blake, author, Life After College and Pivot: The Only Move That Matters is Your Next