Overview

Health & Hope

The Marcum Women’s Forum returns in 2022 – live and in person!

This outstanding event is focused on inspiring women both personally and professionally. Hear from exceptional women speakers who will share their experiences and engage in meaningful dialogue about how they are breaking barriers and stereotypes to create real-world impact and inspire other women.

Cost: $125.00/per ticket
STRICTLY LIMITED SEATING – ONLY 200 TICKETS AVAILABLE

Presented by Marcum Women’s Initiative

The Marcum Women’s Initiative is dedicated to Marcum’s women and their success. This initiative is just one of many programs that speak to Marcum’s core values and commitment to fostering a culture that is both diverse and inclusive.

Speakers

Keynote Speaker

Joan Benoit Samuelson

Professional Athlete & Spokesperson

Joan Benoit Samuelsonʼs name is synonymous with womenʼs running. She began running track in high school in the town of Cape Elizabeth, Maine. Samuelson continued on to Bowdoin College, where her career soared. She received All-American honors in cross-country and track, and won the Boston Marathon in 1979, setting an American and course record, all before she graduated. Samuelson won the Boston Marathon again in 1983, this time breaking the world record. One year later, at the age of 27, she won the gold medal in the first womenʼs marathon at the Los Angeles Olympics. In 1985, Samuelson won the Chicago Marathon with an American record time of 2:21:21.

Currently, she is a Nike athlete and a clinician, conducting numerous running, health, and fitness clinics through-out the United States and the world. Samuelson is also an experienced motivational speaker, giving regular addresses to corporations, civic groups, schools, and athletes. She has authored two books, her autobiography Running Tide (Knopf, 1987), and Joan Samuelsonʼs Running for Women (Rodale Press, 1995).

She was inducted into the National Distance Running Hall of Fame in 1998, the Maine Womenʼs Hall of Fame in 2000, the National Track and Field Hall of Fame in 2004 and the USATF Masters Hall of Fame in 2014. In 2017, a plaque honoring her was unveiled in the L.A. Memorial Coliseumʼs Court of Honor

Speaker

DIana Clark

JD, MA., OPGʼs Chief of Clinical Operations

Diana Clark, JD, MA., is OPGʼs Chief of Clinical Operations. She is a renowned family recovery advocate in the field of addiction and mental health treatment. With a Masterʼs Degree in Psychology from Antioch New England Graduate School in 1997, Diana has been aiding families during times of turmoil for over 20 years. Prior to her work in the mental health field, Diana was a practicing labor and employment attorney advising employers in the implementation of clear and compassionate policies. As a specialist in both family systems and parenting, Diana is a recognized force of clear speech, logic and loving acceptance, and has helped thousands of family members establish healthy boundaries, manage expectations appropriately, and develop plans for their families. Diana has developed and facilitated numerous workshops for families and professionals and is also the author of the book: Addiction Recovery: A Familyʼs Journey, which offers guidance for family members of those struggling with substance use disorders and mental health concerns.

Sponsorships

Showcase your Company

As a sponsor of the Marcum Women’s Forum, you will receive a unique opportunity to open doors to potential business while promoting your brand.

To secure your sponsorship or inquire about other sponsorship opportunities, please contact:
Gillan Peabody, Marketing Associate, Marcum LLP
gillan.peabody@marcumllp.com or 617.807.5259

Dowloand Sponsorship Form

Platinum Sponsor $10,000

  • Company logo prominently displayed at conference on the main stage throughout the forum
  • Premium location for tabletop display of your company materials
  • Inclusion in all conference marketing materials/conference website/email blasts
  • 1 reserved table of 10 for attendees of your choice to attend the forum

Gold Sponsor $7,500

  • Company logo displayed during the conference on the main stage throughout the forum
  • Tabletop display for your company materials
  • Inclusion in all conference marketing materials/conference website/email blasts
  • 5 complimentary tickets for attendees of your choice to attend the forum

Silver Sponsor $5,000

  • Company logo displayed throughout the forum
  • Tabletop display for your company materials
  • Inclusion in all conference marketing materials/conference website/email blasts
  • 3 complimentary tickets for attendees of your choice to attend the forum

Bronze Sponsor $2,500

  • Company logo displayed throughout the forum
  • Inclusion in all conference marketing materials/conference website/email blasts
  • 2 complimentary tickets for attendees of your choice to attend the forum