In celebration of Black History Month, join Verizon’s Adriana Dawson as she chats with Hilina D. Ajakaiye, Founder and Executive Director of R.I.S.E. (Realizing Inspiration and Sustaining Excellence) Women’s Leadership Conference. This premier leadership conference for women brings together an exciting day of discussion that connects women across industries on issues related to gender parity, workplace equality, health and wellness, career mobility, and other critical topics. The organization is also involved in a number of events leading up to the conference including an International Women’s Day March and a scholarship event aimed at supporting young women who are high school seniors or first-year college students.
To learn about RISE and Hilina’s incredible journey, watch the video!