President Berger-Sweeney Featured as Panelist at Women in Business Luncheon

Hartford Business Journal Hosts Annual Event at Connecticut Convention Center

The panel discussion at the 2016 Women in Business luncheon featured, from left, Joanne Berger-Sweeney, Manon Cox, Rhona Free, Susan Tully, and moderator Jill Adams. (Photo by J. Fiereck)

Hartford, Connecticut, July 7, 2016 – Trinity College President Joanne Berger-Sweeney was a featured speaker at the Hartford Business Journal’s Women in Business luncheon at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford on May 12. Berger-Sweeney participated in a panel discussion on “Keys to Success” along with Manon Cox, president & CEO, Protein Sciences; Rhona Free, president, University of Saint Joseph; and Susan Tully, president & general manager, NBC Connecticut. The discussion was moderated by Jill Adams, CEO of Adams & Knight, and covered topics such as goal-setting and maintaining work-life balance.

This was the 14th year of Hartford Business Journal’s Women in Business Awards. The 2016 honorees were: Kathy Boucher, president and CEO, Decker Creative Marketing; Maureen Cooper, COO, Fiduciary Investment Advisors; Tara Knapp, vice president of development, public relations and marketing, Gaylord Specialty Healthcare; Amanda Mueller, senior vice president, Cashman + Katz Integrated Communications; Mary Jo Olenick, principal, S/L/A/M Collaborative; Jill Rubin Hummel, president & general manager, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield; Connie Weaver, executive vice president and chief marketing officer, TIAA; and Tizziana Fusco Weber, senior director of communications, Pratt & Whitney.