Be Bold Seattle Celebrates International Women’s Day with 3rd Annual Celebration

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On March 8, 2018, Be Bold Seattle is hosting their 3rd annual celebratory event for International Women’s Day. The most influential women in media, technology and entrepreneurship as well as their allies will convene to deliver inspirational content designed to engage and empower some of the nations most engaged and promising female leaders.

International Women's Day (IWD), now in its 110th year, galvanizes global attention on gender equality and women’s rights issues. This day, celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. We are proud to announce that Be Bold Seattle will support the global IWD theme Press for Progress by developing an agenda designed to inspire and motivate women to continue to be bold, press for progress and take groundbreaking action that truly drives the greatest change for women locally and across the globe.

This year, the event will host over 500 guests at the prestigious Benaroya Hall in downtown Seattle.

WHO:      * Sophia A Nelson Esq., TV Presenter, Journalist and Author of The Woman Code (Speaker)
                 * Adriane Brown, Executive Advisor and eBay Board Member (Speaker)
                 * Jonathan Sposato, Entrepreneur, Investor and Author of Better Together (Speaker)
                 * Amy Nelson, CEO and Founder, The Riveter (Speaker)
                 * Treger Strasberg, Co CEO & Co-Founder of Humble Design (Speaker)
                 * MJ DePalma, Search Marketing Bing Ads, Microsoft (Speaker)
                 * Mike Tenney, Search Insights Bing Ads Microsoft (Speaker)
                 * Nickie Smith, Co-Founder, Be Bold Seattle
                 * Kate Isler, Co-Founder, Be Bold Seattle
                 * Sharon Harris, Board Member, Be Bold Seattle

WHEN:    Thursday, March 8, 2018, 5:30pm-8:30pm

WHERE: Benaroya Hall 200 University Street Seattle, WA 98101

             * 5:30PM – Doors Open
             * 6:30PM – Opening Video, Intro and Welcome
             * 6:40PM – My Story of Being Bold (Adriane Brown)
             * 6:55PM – Better Together: Implementing Solutions to Fostering Gender Equality in Business & The
             * Workplace (Jonathan Sposato & Amy Nelson)
             * 7:15PM – Standing Up For Others (Treger Strasberg)
             * 7:35PM – Living An Authentic Life With The Support of Allies (MJ DePalma & Mike Tenney)
             * 7:55PM – The Woman Code, 20 Powerful Keys To Unlock Your Life (Sophia A. Nelson)
             * 8:20PM – Closing Performance (Be Bold Team + Artists)

Media interviews will be available pre-event. Media wishing to attend should RSVP to: sharoharris(at)

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BE Bold, is a 501c3 not for profit organization, created to build an intersectional community of women and their allies, who share the same philosophy to inspire, empower and support each other to take bold pragmatic action to accelerate gender parity.

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