KNOW Event - November 2020

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Name: KNOW Event - November 2020
Date: November 10, 2020
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM EST
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:
Taking Charge of Your Career
Navigating your career now means being able to adapt and stay relevant. How do you take charge and plan your next move, especially in the current world we live in where the noise can just feel like too much? Join us to hear from Cheryl Parquet, the Director of Community Engagement and Marketing Activation at Blue Cross NC, to learn tips on how to become the CEO of your career.

About our Keynote Speaker:
Cheryl Parquet is the Director of Community Engagement and Marketing Activation at Blue Cross NC, the state’s largest health insurer. She is responsible for the development and implementation of all corporate-based philanthropic initiatives including community investments and outreach programs, employee volunteerism, sports sponsorships and activation, marketing events and major community initiatives and strategic partnerships to help improve the health and wellness of North Carolinians.
In 2019, Parquet was appointed to serve on the Commission for Volunteerism and Community Service by Governor Cooper. She is an active board member for Durham Children's Initiative, NC Early Childhood Foundation, Leadership North Carolina, Girl Scouts-North Carolina Coastal Pines, and Wake Technical Community College Foundation. Parquet is a Goodmon Fellow and a graduate of Leadership North Carolina Class of XXVI. She is a member of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc Durham Alumnae Chapter and The Durham Rotary Club.  


Non-Profit Highlight: 
Dress for Success

With a mission to empower women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire, and development tools to help women thrive in work and in life, Dress for Success serves under-employed and unemployed women in the Triangle. 

Donations will be accepted at the Durham Donation Center on November 14 from 10a - 3p.
Learn more about donation requirements here.
Durham Location:
1720 Guess Road
Durham, 27701

About the Knowledgeable Network of Women (KNOW):
The KNOW Luncheon Series provides professional development and networking opportunities for women in business. Our continuing mission is to deliver relevant content designed to educate, inspire and encourage a workforce regardless of position or industry. 



Series Presenting Sponsor

*Sponsor as of 10.8.2020

Get social with us!

Event Sponsors:
  • Credit Suisse
  • Pinnacle Financial Partners
Virtual Meeting 
Once registered, you will receive an email the morning of November 10 with access instructions to the Microsoft Teams meeting room. 
Date/Time Information:

Tuesday November 10, 2020
11:30 am - 1 pm

RSVP by November 3
No refunds after the RSVP deadline

Contact Information:
Questions? Contact Bri Hensley
$10 per employee of member firms
$15 per non-member
$85 per group of 10 (members only)
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