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MBA/MS Executive Speaker: Carla Harris, Vice Chairman, Morgan Stanley
Graduate Business Career Services presents Tools for Maximizing Your Career Success by Carla Harris, Vice Chairman, Wealth Management, Managing Director and Senior Client Advisor at Morgan Stanley. Carla Harris is a Vice Chairman, Wealth Management, Managing Director and Senior Client Advisor at Morgan Stanley. She is responsible for increasing client connectivity and penetration to enhance revenue generation across the firm. She formerly headed the Emerging Manager Platform, the equity capital markets effort for the consumer and retail industries and was responsible for Equity Private Placements. Ms. Harris has extensive industry experiences in the technology, media, retail, telecommunications, transportation, industrial, and healthcare sectors. In August 2013, Carla Harris was appointed by President Barack Obama to chair the National Women’s Business Council. Ms. Harris was recently named to Fortune Magazine’s list of “The 50 Most Powerful Black Executives in Corporate America”, U. S. Bankers Top 25 Most Powerful Women in Finance (2009, 2010, 2011), Black Enterprise’s Top 75 Most Powerful Women in Business (2010), to Black Enterprise Magazine’s “Top 75 African Americans on Wall Street” (2006 - 2011), and to Essence Magazine’s list of “The 50 Women Who are Shaping the World”, Ebony’s list of the Power 100 and “15 Corporate Women at the Top” and was named “Woman of the Year 2004” by the Harvard Black Men’s Forum and in 2011 by the Yale Black Men’s Forum.Carla is also the author of the newly released book, Strategize to Win (2014) and of Expect to Win (2009) (Hudson Press). All Zarb graduate students, faculty and administrators are invited to attend. Professional attire • Refreshments will be available. This event is co-sponsored by Hofstra Investment Banking Association, Hofstra Wealth Management Association, and Hofstra Quants and Traders Club.RSVP on Handshake. Log in to the Career Hub at hofstra.edu/careerhub,click on the Handshake icon and go to Events.