What makes Luminary different is our deep commitment to collaboration, professional development, and nurturing and advancing the careers and aspirations of our members.
Luminary offers multiple programs weekly, helping you navigate your personal and professional future.
These members-only events and experiences are designed to help you develop new relationships and meet members of the Luminary community.
Programming and events are included in the membership. Tickets to select events marked with an asterisk are available for non-members to purchase via our events page. To reserve your spot to any of the programs below click here!
Drop into this 30 minute mid-week mindfulness practice and hit refresh! Luminary member Monica Maria will guide this meditation: no experience required.
DATE: Wednesday's in July (10th, 17th, 24), 1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Jill Katz brought her coaching practice to Luminary, utilized its amazing community, and built a successful business in less than a year. Sit down with her and Surabhi Lal to discuss the benefits of a co-working community.
DATE: Wednesday, July 17, 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Led by financial guru and Luminary member Kristin O’Keeffe Merrick, come talk about how to make money less weird. Through reflective exercises, guided discussions, and practical tips, you will leave feeling clarity and peace about your financial wellbeing.
DATE: Wednesday, July 17, 6 p.m. - 7 p.m
Your professional story can develop the relationships and network you desire. Dig into your experiences and learn how to tell the world about your value. We’ll cover answering the dreaded “tell me about yourself” question and walk you through introducing yourself to a new contact.
DATE : Friday, July 19, 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Luminary member Ramona Cedeno of FiBrick Financial Services will break down the seven key numbers that every entrepreneur must know to build a successful and profitable business.
DATE: Tuesday, July 23, 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Do you know your leadership style? What about the style of those around you? Corporate members Heidrick and Struggles will share their expertise in leadership with Luminary members.
DATE: Tuesday, July 23, 6:00 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.
Member Jill Ozoveck will share her journey toward realizing there’s a better way to get work done than the crazy, multi-tasking hustle most New Yorkers embrace. She’ll share the brain science on why this doesn’t do us any favors.
DATE: Thursday, July 25, 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Learn from the President and Chief Executive Officer of WW (formerly Weight Watchers), Mindy Grossman. Join us for a discussion on building your brand, and your business, leading through change, the power of resilience, and growing a community.
Mindy Grossman has served as a director and President and CEO of WW since July 2017. Grossman has more than 38 years of experience in building and transforming consumer brands. Prior to joining WW, she served as Chief Executive Officer of HSN, Inc. and was a member of its Board of Directors since August 2008. She is credited with transforming HSN into a lifestyle network offering an exciting array of products, personalities, and experiences designed to engage, inform and entertain. Grossman is a director of Fanatics, Inc. and is Vice Chairman for UNICEF USA.
Join us for a fireside chat with travel industry expert and blogger Shabrina Koewsologito and self-taught travel hacker and jetsetter Morganna Nickoff. During this dynamic discussion, moderated by Six Degrees Society's Ashley Salamanca, the duo will share informative and actionable tips on why more women should travel alone and do it more often!
DATE: Wednesday, July 17, 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Ellevate at Luminary: July Mentoring Meet Up
In what we are calling the "speed dating" of mentoring, mentees will have the opportunity to meet several mentors during the course of this event in short, but effective, meetings.
DATE AND TIME: Thursday, July 25, 4:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Part of the power AND the success of Luminary is that the women of our community contribute to it. Whether you are a subject matter expert or would like to facilitate a program, become a mentor, speak at an event, hold "office hours" or simply just want to get involved, we’d love to hear from you. Drop us a line at firstname.lastname@example.org.