Arianna Huffington has been announced as the first keynote speaker for the 2016 Indiana Conference for Women. Huffington is the co-founder, president and editor-in-chief of the Huffington Post Media Group. She is also the author of fifteen books.
"We are thrilled to have Arianna Huffington, one of the most influential women in the world, opening The Indiana Conference for Women,” says Billie Dragoo, CEO of RepuCare and Co-founder of the Indiana Conference for Women. “Arianna is a prolific author and founder of the award winning news platform, The Huffington Post.”
Huffington created the popular news and blog site in May of 2005 and by 2012 the site had won a Pulitzer Prize for national reporting. She has been named to Time Magazine’s list of world’s 100 most influential people as well as the Forbes Most Powerful Women list.
The event will mark the 5th year for the Indiana Conference for Women. The conference is put on annually to inspire and motivate women through mentoring, networking, educating and leadership development. The event will be held on October 26, 2016 in Indianapolis at the JW Marriott.