Women in Family Business

Women in Family Business

Now in it's 6th year, our annual Women's Networking event is designed to teach, build community, and promote togetherness. This year's special guest was Amy Katz, President if Dauhters in Charge. Women from a wide array of family businesses enjoyed an elegant evening of dinner, cocktails, and conversation and left with not only practical advice, but an abundance of inspiration.

Past event details

Date Thursday, February 7, 2019
5:30-8:30 p.m.
Location Langham Hotel
330 N. Wabash Ave.
Who Women stakeholders at any age and stage of family business (owner, married-in, Next Gen, etc.). This event is open to Members of the Loyola Family Business Center and their guests (pre-approval needed).

Special Guest: Amy Katz

Daughters in Charge: How Women are Transforming Family Businesses
We are so excited to have special guest Amy Katz, President of Daughters in Charge. Amy will talk about the ways in which women are transforming their family businesses. She will highlight the unique challenges and opportunities women experience as they learn to lead, and how they can successfully navigate managing change within their businesses and their lives. She will also focus on the ways women in family businesses can learn from and support each other as they share their personal, professional, and business experiences.

Event photos

Women in Family Business 2019

Past agenda

5:30 p.m.
Cocktails and hor d'oeuvres
6:10 p.m. Opening remarks
6:30 p.m. Dinner
6:40 p.m. Program and Q&A with Amy Katz
8:10 p.m. Mix and mingle
9:00 p.m. Event concludes

About the venue

The Langham Hotel boasts majestic views of the cityscape, the Chicago River, and Lake Michigan, all housed in a skyscraper designed by renowned architect Mies van der Rohe. Situated in downtown Chicago, the Langham is mere minutes from the Loop, Grant Park, Magnificent Mile, Millennium Park and Navy Pier.