PepsiCo taps into NEW to strengthen women’s group
Friday, September 2, 2011
More than 60 Chicago-based members of PepsiCo’s Women Inclusion
Network heard from Network veterans Aug. 25, 2011 at the company’s Midwest
NEW Chicago Co-Chair Diane Bojic, director of business development
for Catalina Marketing Corp., Beth Legate, chair of the NEW Chicago fundraising
committee and senior account executive for Image Base , and NEW President and CEO Joan Toth shared ideas on
using the Network’s tools and events to grow personal and professional networks
and to advance careers. PepsiCo’s Van Sapp, senior vice president of sales, and
Carole Anderson, senior manager, Gatorade demand planning and chair of WIN,
joined the trio.
PepsiCo Chicago plans to grow the area’s WIN network and its NEW
Chicago membership to 150 women. The event was recorded for PepsiCo employees
unable to attend in person.
"The feedback from the audience was completely positive,” said
Anderson, who organized the 90-minute workshop. "There is no question that we will have significant
engagement from these women. We look forward to working with NEW as we begin
this journey and refine the supporting processes to keep refreshing the Network
in PepsiCo Chicago.”
Joan Toth, Diane Bojic
of Catalina Marketing Corp.
and Beth Legate of Image Base shared their experiences.
Chicago members of PepsiCo's Women Inclusion Network mingle.