PORTLAND, Ore. (PRWEB) March 27, 2019
The Women Rocking Wall Street podcast, with host Sheri Fitts, launched on March 27, 2019. The show, sponsored by Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) focuses on empowering women to survive and thrive in the financial services workplace. The podcasts will bring together female leaders for captivating discussions and interviews. The first episode of the 2019 season features Winne Sun, managing director and funding partner of Sun Group Wealth Partners, a trusted financial consulting firm. The Women Rocking Wall Street podcasts are available on iTunes, Stitcher and the Sheri Fitts website.
Originally started in 2014, Women Rocking Wall Street is dedicated to bringing support and resources to women across the world. With over 70 episodes produced to date, Fitts focuses on improving the number and leadership ranks of women working in the financial services industry by sharing influential stories and experiences. Topics covered include creating your personal brand, expanding your financial future, reinventing your career and negotiating, as well as discussing what inspires women to make a change in their lives and careers. Guests include, Michelle Claymon, chair on the Clayman Institute Advisory Council, founder and managing partner of New Amsterdam Partners and member of the Stanford Board of Trustees, and Michael Kitces, partner and director of research at Pinnacle Advisory Group.
“In all my years working in this industry, I have met thousands of women with empowering and impactful stories to tell. I’m so excited to partner with Morgan Stanley and Shelley O’Connor, the company’s co-head of Wealth Management, to create a platform where we can share these success stories and help other women create their own,” explains Sheri Fitts, Women Rocking Wall Street creator and host.
“We are excited to partner with Sheri Fitts on these inspiring podcasts,” said Shelley O’Connor, co-head of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management. “By celebrating the success of women in financial services, the Women Rocking Wall Street podcasts should encourage and empower others in their careers.”
Sheri Fitts is the founder of ShoeFitts Marketing, a consulting firm that helps financial services firms navigate marketing, branding and the digital world, and is a well-known force in the financial industry. She is an international speaker with clients including Charles Schwab, Nationwide, John Hancock, Cetera Financial and Morgan Stanley. With nearly 30 years of experience in the financial services and marketing sectors, she is an author, award-winning graphic designer and has twice been named one of the 100 top influencers in the retirement planning industry. This experience inspired her to share her story, in hopes to equip women with encouragement, tools and awareness to show their strength in the workforce.
Morgan Stanley is sponsoring this podcast series, as part of its Wealth Management Diversity and Inclusion efforts. Morgan Stanley is committed to supporting the careers of historically underrepresented groups globally by investing in organizational change and a robust range of programs to help recruit and advance a dynamic talent base. Each podcast episode will end with a short feature on a woman or man from Morgan Stanley’s MAKERS@ program. The MAKERS@ corporate initiative annually recognizes women across Wealth Management who serve as groundbreakers, innovators and advocates along with the men who sponsor and champion women’s advancement.
About Women Rocking Wall Street
Women Rocking Wall Street is a podcast focused on empowering women to survive, thrive and build meaningful careers in the financial services industry. The show is hosted by Sheri Fitts, a national authority on financial services marketing, with nearly 30 years of experience in digital leadership and brand marketing. Fitts focuses on improving the number and leadership ranks of women working in the financial services industry by sharing influential stories and experiences. Topics covered include creating your personal brand, expanding your financial future, reinventing your career and negotiating, as well as discussing what inspires women to make a change in their lives and careers.
About Morgan Stanley
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, a global leader, provides access to a wide range of products and services to individuals, businesses and institutions, including brokerage and investment advisory services, financial and wealth planning, cash management and lending products and services, annuities and insurance, retirement and trust services.
Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) is a leading global financial services firm providing investment banking, securities, wealth management and investment management services. With offices in more than 41 countries, the Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments, institutions and individuals. For more information about Morgan Stanley, please visit http://www.morganstanley.com.