Date: January 31, 2015
Hope Katz Gibbs
Topic: Leveraging Your Network to Build A Successful Career
Organization: Ladies DC
Location: Washington, DC
About Ladies DC
LADIES DC is the founding chapter of Ladies America, an organization that connects, educates and mentors professional women across the nation. Our mission is to build a network of professional women connecting to advance one another personally and professionally.
From leading panels, workshops and speakers to educational blog content, Ladies DC provides the opportunity to learn and flourish. Ladies DC’s annual mentorship program connects women in the District from various disciplines, backgrounds and generations via one-on-one and group mentoring.
Ladies DC provides powerful opportunities to connect with peers and leaders in the DC area – from monthly networking happy hours to our members-only Google Groups. Click here to learn more and get involved.
About Hope Katz Gibbs
Journalist, publicist, author, and entrepreneur Hope Katz Gibbs is the founder of Inkandescent Public Relations (www.InkyPR.com), a PR firm for entrepreneurs; and the publisher of Be Inkandescent (www.BeInky.com) — a monthly business magazine for entrepreneurs, by entrepreneurs, that gets more than 1 million visits/month.
Hope has been a reporter since graduating from the University of Pennsylvania in 1986, writing for publications including The Washington Post, USA Today, The Miami Herald, Costco Connection, among others, and has won nearly a dozen awards for feature writing, and newsletter writing.
She got into the PR biz in 2001, and incorporating the Inkandescent Group LLC in 2008. Since then, she has represented more than 350 small business owners, authors, artists, educators, restauranteurs, and more. In August 2014, she released her first book, “PR Rules: The Playbook,” to help more entrepreneurs master the art of PR to supersize their small business. Learn more at PRRulesPlaybook.com.
Contact Hope by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, and by phone at 844-Inky-PR8.