“THE WEEK” AND THE CONFERENCE BOARD PRESENT - WOMEN IN POWER: VIEWS FROM THE TOP
By Anita Sarko
Sunday, 8/7/2005 9:15 PM
"Just shoot me NOW." Ace Patrick McMullan photographer/ printmeister Nick Papananias dryly muttered under his breath to me. I felt his pain. I had to get up at 7AM to get to the Four Seasons Restaurant for the 8:30AM start-time of the giant Power Chick Chin-wag I knew/hoped would be worth the snooze sacrifice. Poor Nick lives god-knows where, so he had to arise at 6AM…poor dear.
I recall the long-ago beginnings of this event. It began back in the mid 1990’s when P.R. genius Jonathan Marder promoted Harry Evans (then head of Random House) holding court on a small stage in the middle of the restaurant at Barney’s as four people nattered on about some author. That too began at 8:30AM. The people on stage were very "Politically Incorrect" eclectic and smart, as were the majority of the audience members. Not only were we given ... Read More