|Sesame Workshop SVP & GM of Global Consumer Products Maura Regan received the Women In Industry Award from Sesame Workshop EVP and CMO Sherrie Westin.|
Maura Regan, senior vice president and general manager of global consumer products for Sesame Workshop, was one of four business leaders honored at the Women In Industry Luncheon Thursday.
The event was hosted by partner charities Kids In Distressed Situations and Fashion Delivers Charitable Foundation.
The seventh annual event raised more than $200,000 to benefit K.I.D.S and Fashion Delivers, with a portion of the proceeds raised designated for relief efforts for families affected by the recent Oklahoma tornadoes.
Also honored alongside Regan were Margaret Hayes, president, Fashion Group International; Kelly Neal Mariotti, chief executive officer, First Candle; and Joanne Podell, vice chairman, retail services, Cushman & Wakefield.
“Within each of their industries, our honorees have been selected as role models for excellence in business achievement, as well as for their generosity of spirit and compassion exemplified throughout their careers,” says Kevin Burke, chairman of the board, K.I.D.S.
|From left to right: K.I.D.S. founder Karen Bromley, Fashion Group’s international president & CEO; Margaret Hayes, First Candle’s CEO; Kelly Neal Mariotti, K.I.D.S.’ president & CEO; Denise Durham Williams, Cushman & Wakefield’s vice chairman of retail services; Joanne Podell; and Sesame Workshop Senior Vice President & General Manager of Global Consumer Products, Maura Regan.|
|From left to right: K.I.D.S. Chairman Kevin Burke; emcee Jessica Abo of NY1 News; and Fashion Delivers Chairman Allan Ellinger.|