Katharine Panessidi

Program Director, Women in Leadership Events

Expertise

Advancing Women Leaders

About Katharine:

Katharine Panessidi is the Program Director for Women in Leadership Events. She oversees the design, development, execution and growth of a global portfolio of signature programs for high-performing women leaders, including the Women in Leadership InstituteTM. She is passionate about creating experiences that inspire and propel the most powerful partnerships, professionals, and ideas.

Background & Experience:

Katharine has spent her career fostering growth and innovation for people and brands through shared experiences. Prior to joining Linkage, Katharine led event strategy, thought leadership, and operations in various categories, including venture (Glasswing Ventures), consumer electronics (Bose), and nonprofit (MITX). As VP of Content and Programming at Comexposium US, Katharine managed the team that curated conference agendas for iMedia Summits, Modern Marketing Summits, ad:tech, and Techno Security Conferences.

Education & Training:

She holds a BS from the Honors Program at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst and an MPA from Bernard M. Baruch College.

Katharine's Insights

Nominations Open for 2021 Women in Leadership Executive Impact Award

Linkage’s Women in Leadership Executive Impact Award recognizes executives who have demonstrated a deep commitment to the advancement of women leaders at their organizations, and who have ignited lasting and impactful change for women through their leadership. Nominate an extraordinary leader now, before the June 30 deadline.

Upcoming Webinar | How Women Leaders Can Scale the Hurdles to Advancement in the Workplace – An Executive Conversation with First American

Join Linkage for a special conversation on how organizations can meaningfully support and advance women leaders at this critical time. Register for this free webinar presented by the Women in Leadership Institute on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at 1:00 pm ET. Hosted by Jennifer McCollum, CEO of Linkage, and featuring Sally French Tyler, EVP, Division President at First American.

3 Top Tips for Inspiring Women Leaders | Recommitting to the Advancement of Women Leaders

As organizations work to mitigate the professional impact of COVID-19 on women and underrepresented groups, they must meaningfully engage, develop and promote women leaders. Here are three tips for inspiring women leaders now.

In a New Leadership Role? Review These 4 Tactics for Success.

If you’re starting your year in a new position or enhanced leadership role, there is a lot to think about. Here are four tips for employees in new leadership positions.

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