2019 Speakers (more to be announced)

Frankie Shaw

Actress & Showrunner

Frankie Shaw is an American actress, writer, director and producer. She is known for playing Mary Jo Cacciatore on the…

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Danielle Macdonald

Actress, "Dumplin'"

Danielle Macdonald stars as the title character opposite Jennifer Aniston in “Dumplin,’” currently streaming on Netflix. She can also be…

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Amanda de Cadenet

Girlgaze Founder, Author and Activist

Amanda de Cadenet is an entrepreneur, journalist, an author, a photographer and an activist, who advocates for equal rights by…

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Melanie Liburd

Actress, 'This Is Us'

Actress Melanie Liburd currently stars as ‘Zoe’ on the critically acclaimed NBC drama series, THIS IS US. The year is…

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Jesse Draper

Founding Partner, Halogen Ventures

Jesse Draper is a mother of two boys, founding partner of Halogen Ventures as well as creator and host of…

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Courtney Thomasma

BBC America Executive Director

Courtney Thomasma is the Executive Director of BBC AMERICA, a hub of innovative, culturally contagious programming including the critically acclaimed…

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Lauren Schulte

Founder and CEO, The Flex Company

Lauren Schulte is the founder & CEO of The Flex Company. Lauren has spent over a decade building leading consumer…

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Maile Pacheco

beGlammed CEO & Founder

Beauty and fashion industry veteran, Maile Pacheco, is beGlammed’s Founder and CEO. An expert makeup artist by trade, Pacheco’s proclivity for…

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Adelle Archer

Co-Founder, Eterneva

Adelle co-founded Eterneva, an innovative company that honors the lives of remarkable people and pets by turning their cremated ashes…

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Stephanie Allain

Founder, Homegrown Pictures

An accomplished film producer and former studio executive, Ms. Allain has been an advocate for visionary filmmakers for more than…

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Sarah Lesser Avins

Sarah Lesser Avins is Senior Vice President, Chief Development Officer of New York-Presbyterian Hospital. She brings over 25 years of management and…

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DeVon Franklin

Producer, Bestselling Author, Preacher

DEVON FRANKLIN is an award-winning Film & TV producer, bestselling author, renowned preacher and spiritual success coach. DeVon is the…

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Amy Pascal

Founder & CEO, Pascal Pictures

Amy Pascal is the Founder and CEO of Pascal Pictures, a film and television production company based at SONY. Recently, Pascal produced the Academy Award-winning animated…

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