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The Women’s Fresh Perspectives breakfast provided industry members with an opportunity to build meaningful relationships and gain career insights from our inspirational guest speaker, Claire Shipman, ABC News Contributor and New YorkTimes Best-Selling Author, The Confidence Code and Womenomics.
During this seated breakfast, a mix of industry newcomers and seasoned veterans enjoyed the opportunity to exchange ideas and information, walking away ready for the challenges of the weekend.
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Learn more about Claire Shipman
Claire Shipman is a regular contributor to Good Morning America and other national broadcasts for ABC News, having conducted interviews with influential newsmakers such as Presidents George Bush and Bill Clinton, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Vice Presidents Dick Cheney and Al Gore, Queen Rania of Jordan, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and numerous others.
Prior to joining ABC News in 2001, Shipman served as White House correspondent for NBC News where she regularly reported on presidential policy and politics for NBC Nightly News and TODAY. Even earlier in her career, Shipman worked at CNN where she gained widespread recognition for her White House press coverage. Shipman also spent five years at CNN’s Moscow bureau, where she won international praise for her coverage of Boris Yeltsin’s 1993 assault on the Russian Parliament building. In addition, her Moscow reporting helped CNN earn a National Headliners Award and a coveted Peabody Award. She has also received a Dupont Award and an Emmy as one of the key contributors to CNN’s coverage of the 1989 Tiananmen Square student uprising, as well as a Dupont Award for CNN’s coverage of the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing.
Shipment is the co-author, with Katty Kay, of two New York Times bestsellers: The Confidence Code: The Art and Science of Self-Assurance—and What Women Need to Know (April, 2014), and Womenomics: Work Less, Achieve More, Live Better (2009).