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An event for women in money.


an event for women in money

New York City // MAY 3rd + 4th


What is Statement?

Statement is an event for women in financial media

Join us in New York City on May 3rd and 4th
Our mission is get the change-makers and decision makers in one room so we can amplify the conversation around women and money.




What we’ll be talking about

The conversation around money and women is already starting to change. How do you make a statement that has an impact? How can you be a bold voice?

what are the real financial challenges facing women in 2019 and how can we build powerful communities that serve up solutions?

your business. where are you headed and what’s stopping you from getting there? how can the statement community help you take the next step?







9:30am - 6:30pm

A full day of conversation featuring panel discussions, industry experts sharing their insight into the way our culture talks about women and money and networking with financial media.

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9:30am - 4:30pm

We’ll spend the day doing 30-minute hot-seats so each person can share business opportunities and obstacles and get personalized guidance from peers in the same field.

Friday Schedule

9:30am Breakfast and Welcome

10am The Unique Financial Challenges Facing Women in 2019: What are the key financial issues facing women today and how do we serve up effective solutions?

Panelists: Helaine Olen, Veronica Dagher, Marguerita Cheng

11:15am Beyond Pink and #BossBabe: What does it really mean to build communities FOR women?

Panelists: Claire Wasserman, Jada Gomez, Ashley Fox

12:30pm Lunch Discussion sponsored by Capital Group

1:45pm Women in Media: How can you build your influence to have a greater impact?

Panelists: Kristin Wong, Brittany Hennessy

3:00pm Navigating the Intersection of Feminism and Finance: How do we connect the dots between gender equality and financial empowerment?

Panelists: Lindsey Stanberry, Morgan Jerkins, Logan Sachon, Emma Johnson

4:30pm Financial Media Mixer: Join us for drinks, appetizers and conversation with finance and media professionals.

Saturday Schedule

9:30am Breakfast and Welcome

10am Small group breakouts for business hot-seats

12:30pm Lunch

1:30pm Guided group discussion

2:30pm Small group breakouts for business hot-seats


Where it’s happening


the Loft in Flatiron

20 W. 23rd Street, New York City



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The women behind Statement

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Stefanie O’Connell is a nationally recognized millennial money expert and author or the book, ‘The Broke and Beautiful Life’. Stefanie has appeared on CBS News, Fox & Friends, ABC World news, and the Dr. Oz Show. Her work has been featured in outlets like The Wall Street Journal, The New York times, Glamour, Success Magazine, and Oprah Magazine.



Emma Pattee is the Co-Founder of Lola Retreat, a financial empowerment event for woman, and Camp Mustache, the annual financial independence gathering. An award winning writer, Emma has been featured in Money Magazine, The South Florida Times, Lifehacker, and The Billfold.