Girls Inc. Salutes Women of Achievement for Inspiring Girls to Succeed

Annual Luncheon Celebrates Businesswomen Leaders as Role Models

New York, New York, March 05, 2013

Girls Inc., the nonprofit organization that inspires all girls to be strong, smart, and bold, will host the 29th annual Girls Inc. New York Luncheon Celebrating Women of Achievement on Wednesday, March 13 at the New York Marriott Marquis.

This signature event honors the success of four exceptional women executives and one corporate honoree whose remarkable vision and leadership have inspired girls to achieve their highest goals and who demonstrate an extraordinary commitment to supporting girls in realizing their full potential. 

The event is hosted by Norah O'Donnell, Co-Host of CBS This Morning, and chaired by Melanie Gray, Partner at Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP. 

The 2013 honorees are:

Linda L. Addison

Partner-In-Charge, New York

Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P.

Jill Bright

Chief Administrative Officer

Condé Nast

Cathy Coughlin

Senior Executive Vice President and Global Marketing Officer


Debra A. Sandler


Mars Chocolate North America

Corporate Vision Award:

Merck & Co., Inc.

Event Details

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Reception: 11:15 a.m.

Luncheon: 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Event Location

New York Marriott Marquis

Broadway Ballroom

1535 Broadway, between 45th and 46th Streets

New York

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