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Madeleine Albright, Cokie Roberts and Myrlie Evers-Williams to Speak at Linkage's 4th Annual Women in Leadership Summit.

LEXINGTON, Mass. -- The 2002 Women in Leadership Summit: Delivering Instant Solutions for Thriving Organizations is coming to the Hyatt Regency Embarcadero in San Francisco, February 11-13th. This three- day development program features a world class faculty of more than 40 powerful and influential woman leaders, including Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, anchorwoman Cokie Roberts, and former NAACP Chairperson Myrlie Evers-Williams.

The WIL Summit is a comprehensive development program that provides not only practical skill-building workshops and unparalleled networking opportunities, but also the inspiration and renewal necessary for tackling today's most difficult organizational and leadership challenges. By providing a unique blend of strategic leadership tools and inspiration, the Summit builds strong and connected leaders committed to making a difference and to driving organizational growth and success.

Additional keynote speakers include: Dr. Cheryl Shavers, Chairman and CEO, Global Smarts, Inc. and Former Under Secretary of Commerce for Technology; Sally Helgesen, Author, Thriving 24/7: Six Strategies for Taming the New World of Work, The Female Advantage, and The Web of Inclusion; and SST Communications, a troupe of theatrical corporate trainers. The Summit will be moderated by award-winning, San Francisco based communications expert, Fran Zone of Zone Communication.

Summit attendees hail from across America, represent every industry and job function, and bring with them a unique background and experience. The impressive and diverse roster of the more than 2,000 alumnae of this program includes Vice Presidents, Directors, and Managers of business units and line functions.

The Summit is supported by the sponsorship of Amgen, GE, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Wells Fargo, and Career Systems International. In addition, Linkage is pleased to partner with several organizations committed to the advancement and development of women leaders: American Association of University Women, Catalyst, Institute for Women's Leadership, Marshall School of Business at USC, Wellesley Centers for Women, and Women in Technology International.

Linkage, Inc. is proud to present the 4th Annual Women in Leadership Summit. A leading international provider of educational programs and consulting services, Linkage is committed to the continuing education and development of its own employees. We are pleased to be the hosts of this Summit, and to select several of our own women leaders to attend.

For more information on The Women in Leadership Summit, please call (781) 862-3157 or visit our website at
 Media Contact: Lisa Freeman
 (781) 402-5424
 Program Manager: Jennifer DeVan
 (781) 402-5541

Contact: Media Contact: Lisa Freeman, +1-781-402-5424,, or Program Manager: Jennifer DeVan, +1-781-402-5541,, both of Linkage

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