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"Forget A Mentor, Find A Sponsor" Event

October 9, 2013 • Washington, DC

The Center for Talent Innovation and Crowell & Moring are pleased to invite you to celebrate the publication of Sylvia H. Hewlett's new book "Forget a Mentor, Find a Sponsor: The New Way to Fast-Track Your Career" on Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 4:30 p.m. at the law offices of Crowell & Moring in Washington, DC. 

Join Sylvia Ann Hewlett, president and CEO of the Center for Talent Innovation, Kent A. Gardiner, chairman of Crowell & Moring, Rohini Anand, senior vice president and global chief diversity officer of Sodexo, and Jim Dinegar, president & CEO of the Greater Washington Board of Trade, to celebrate the publication of Ms. Hewlett's new book and to discuss the dynamics of sponsorship.

In her powerful yet practical book, Ms. Hewlett, an economist, thought leader, and author of ten critically acclaimed books, including the groundbreaking Off-Ramps and On-Ramps, shows why sponsors are proven links to success. Mixing solid data with vivid real-life narratives, Ms. Hewlett reveals the "two-way street" that makes sponsorship such a strong and mutually beneficial alliance. Whether looking to lead a company or drive a community campaign, Ms. Hewlett's book provides a seven-step map to successfully guide individuals on a path to their life destination.

Crowell & Moring Participant(s):
Kent A. Gardiner
Partner – Washington, D.C.
Phone: +1 202.624.2578