2014 Women’s Forum: Cartier Women’s Initiative Interview

No Country for Young Women is currently covering the 2014 Women’s Forum in Deauville, France. For live tweets, see: @NCYW. Below you’ll find interview excerpts with three finalists from this year’s Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards and Stanislas de Quercize, President & CEO of Cartier International. Stanislas de Quercize Cartier International cartier.com Being an entrepreneur can … Continue reading »

Special Event: Film Screening in New York

I am really excited to share with you a special announcement. As longtime followers of No Country for Young Women may know, I am actually a film director and cinematographer. For the past several years I have been developing a feature-length documentary about body image and the marketing of unattainable beauty ideals around the world … Continue reading »

WF 2012: Extraordinary Women – Marguerite Barankitse

I’ve been asked on several occasion was has been – for me – the most memorable moment of the 2012 Women’s Forum. Without hesitation: hearing humanitarian Marguerite Barankitse tell her powerful story. I encountered Marguerite “Maggy” Barankitse at the event “Africa: The True Power of Women” held in a small, cocoon-like amphitheater of the conference … Continue reading »

WF 2012: Gen Y Women: What Employers Need to Learn and Unlearn

Pictured above, from left: moderator Lucy Marcus, speakers Caroline Ghosn and Myriam Levain. Deauville, France – October 11th, 2012. Here are highlights from the debate “Gen Y Women: What Employers Need to Learn and Unlearn” – focused on the work values and loyalties of Gen Y women. Moderator: Lucy Marcus, founder and CEO of Marcus … Continue reading »