Events Signature Events IIDA NY Leaders Breakfast® 2023



IIDA NY Leaders Breakfast ® event is one of the largest events of the year for our NY design community. This year’s in-person program will engage participants from across our New York Chapter; including City Center members, students and young professionals. Join us for networking with industry colleagues, a celebration of design excellence and our 2023 honoree, as well as a thought-provoking presentation by our A-list keynote speaker.

Co-host: John Sadlon, Managing Principal Workplace, Perkins&Will
Anne Drysdale, Strategic Relationship Executive, MillerKnoll
Keynote Speaker:
Candace Doby, Courage Coach and Author


Candace Doby:

Candace Doby is a speaker, author of A Cool Girl’s Guide To Courage, and coach who works with organizations to create a culture of courage where employees perform at their highest potential.
Candace combines a decade of research on courage with her experiences leading marketing teams at Chipotle and traveling the world solo. This unique combination equips her with the implementable strategies she has shared with thousands of leaders to help them courageously speak up, step up and show up in the workplace. Her work has been featured on MSNBC and NPR.
Candace is the creator of The Courage Hotline podcast and host of The Own Your Brilliance retreat.


Date: Thursday, May 11
Time: 7:30 – 10:30 AM
Location: Pier Sixty, Chelsea Piers
Cost: Individual Tickets $350 | Table of Ten $3,500 | Premium Table of Ten $5,650

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