2017 Annual Meeting

May 24, 2017

Annual Meeting

On May 24, 2017, NYWICI members gathered for their annual meeting to review the organization's accomplishments from the past year and to learn more about NYWICI's plans in the year ahead. Members had the opportunity to  

  • thank 2016-2017 President, Jacki Kelley (left in the photo), Chief Operating Officer of Bloomberg Media, Bloomberg LP
  • welcome incoming president Meredith Long (right in the photo), Senior Vice President/GM | News, Luxury & Style, Time Inc. 
  • enjoy a "News & Shoes" panel, featuring Meredith Long chatting with Nancy Gibbs, Editorial Director, Time Inc. News Group & Editor-in-Chief, TIME Magazine and Laura Brown, Editor-In-Chief of InStyle Magazine
  • meet the incoming 2017-2018 Board of Directors
  • thank our incredible chair and committee members  
  • meet the 2017 NYWICI Scholarship winners 
  • view the NYWICI Video

Here are a few memorable quotes from the panel:

You can't be successful if you don't have a voice and if you don't have a life. — Laura Brown

Social Media is the magazine of your life. — Laura Brown

Today, news comes in from individuals you would not expect; [by focusing on the usual sources], we might miss the most important news of our lifetimes. — Nancy Gibbs

When [I] first moved to New York, Kim Kelleher told [me]: “Get out there and give something back.” — Meredith Long

Grab a board member after the program and tell her 'I’m ready to do a little bit more'! — Kim Kelleher


Meredith Long
Senior Vice President/GM
News, Luxury & Style, Time Inc. 

Nancy Gibbs
Editorial Director, Time Inc. News Group & Editor-in-Chief, TIME Magazine 

Laura Brown
Editor-In-Chief of InStyle Magazine











Slideshow Images: Jan Goldstoff