ALPFA NY Student Scholarship Dinner for the 2017 ALPFA Convention - March 24, 2017
On Friday, March 25th, we celebrated the ALPFA student body and all the tremendous work they have done for ALPFA and the community, as well as their outstanding success stories. Congratulations to the recipients of the Student Scholarships for the 2017 ALPFA Annual Convention! We hope you enjoyed your celebratory dinner by ALPFA NY, graciously hosted by Genaro Perez, CPA, of RGP!
ALPFA NY EY Student Retreat - February 11, 2017
On Saturday February 2017, ALPFA NY Student Chapter Leaders gathered for a student retreat. We thank EY for hosting us. From learning new communication styles to tips on career development, the students were filled with knowledge and expertise to help them on their professional journey's. This event could not have been possible without our partner EY, our Director of Student Programs Danny Gomez, and our wonderful student leaders!
ALPFA NY Holiday Fundraiser - December 12, 2016
The ALPFA NY Annual Holiday Party was a fulfilling evening with a special highlight of expert salsa dancers! There were strategic relationships built in the room this evening along with a lot of laughter and fun. This is our way of bringing in the holiday cheer and our loyal members truly made this a night to remember.
ALPFA NY EY "Be The CEO Of Your Career?" - November 30, 2016
The ALPFA EY "Be the CEO of Your Career" focused on personal branding and building your own personal unique brand identity. Speakers included Orlando Camargo, ALPFA NY Chapter President, Alex Almonte, Vice President at JP Morgan, Desiree' Kinney, Relationship Officer at JP Morgan, and Belinda Pestana, of E&Y.
ALPFA NY Masquerade Ball - October 21, 2016
In our 7th annual masquerade ball we pulled out all the stops but never imagined it would result in a sold out event with over 500 present to dance and mingle the night away. The greater reason for our success are our members. We have such a diverse and passionate constituency that are committed to what ALPFA NY represents. Besides the fun, great business and professional relationships were formed and it was a tremendous evening.
Annual T.U.R.F.S. Event - October 27, 2016
The T.U.R.F.S (The Unwritten Rules for Success) at Morgan Stanley featuring our very own Orlando Camargo, ALPFA NY Chapter President, was a tremendous success and highlighted diverse senior leaders, providing insight on the skills and resources that contributed to their success.
Annual Softball Fundraiser - June 25, 2016
The Annual Softball Fundraiser not only raised funds, it raised the level of fun! Teams were divided into 4 groups that competed for a good cause on a warm, summery day in June! Don't miss the next one.
8th Annual Industry Summit - June 23, 2016
The 8th Annual Industry Summit hosted by our outstanding partner, Bank of America, focused on how technology and innovation are affecting business models and people across many industries. Attendees learned how to adapt to these changes in the market place while taking advantage of opportunities created by these new technologies.
Topics included innovation, cost savings, and changing consumer expectations. Stay tuned for the 2017 Industry Summit!
Spring Social Fundraiser - April 28, 2016
ALPFA NY gathered professional and student members alike to enjoy an engaging evening of networking at the Monarch Rooftop Lounge to kick off this year’s upcoming events. ALPFA NY hosted the first fundraiser of the year to aid the Student Leader Fund which helps student leaders attend the 44th Annual ALPFA Convention in Dallas. 100% of proceeds went to benefit the ALFPA NY students.
In addition, attendees generously donated to the ALPFA NY Ecuador Earthquake Relief drive. Thanks to everyone's participation we were able to fill several boxes of first aid materials, toiletries, and clothing to send to Ecuador. We partnered up with the Ecuadorian Consulate to deliver these goods to the families effected by this unfortunate disaster.
The night was a success with a mix of networking and benevolence. We had a fantastic outcome and look forward to seeing you at our next event.
Bank of America Power Breakfast
– March 30, 2016
The women of ALPFA NY and our Chapter President Orlando Camargo enjoyed the Bank of America Power Breakfast celebrating Diversity and women presented by The CFO Group of Bank of America & NABA NY in conjunction with NBMBAA, NSHMBA, ASCEND and our organization, ALPFA. The panel was led by Iyanla Vanzant who brought interaction and engagement to an amazing panel of women sharing about diversity and womenhood in the corporate world. Our own Isela Bahena, MBA, Senior Director, Energy & Infrastructure, Global Private Markets at TIAA-CREF was part of the panel representing ALPFA. It was a wonderful breakfast bringing together members from different organizations to elevate the community together and to inspire hope and empowerment for rising female leaders.
BNY Mellon Women’s Trailblazer Breakfast
– March 22, 2016
To celebrate Women’s History Month, our executive women’s trailblazer breakfast was graciously hosted by our SLC, Pete Rodriguez at BNY Mellon at their gorgeous executive suit. It was a powerful breakfast with the theme of women trailblazers in the past and present, the conversation starting with how we can serve the community and help elevate the women’s community as leaders that opened up to engaging conversations amongst all present. The breakfast ended with an action plan from Pete Rodriguez and another follow up breakfast in the works so we can continue elevating our women’s communities together. It is a commitment that everyone in the room made together and with that, we are rising to new heights together.