April 12, 2016


11:30 am


4:00 pm


Kutak Rock
1650 Farnam Street
Omaha, NE 68102

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DAFoma's Personal Brand
Strategic Networking Workshop

Tuesday, April 12, 2016
11:45 AM - 4:00 PM 

Kutak Rock
1650 Farnam Street,
Omaha, NE 68102

Join Drinks Among Friends in Omaha on April 12 for a half day workshop focused on helping you build and refine your personal brand and networking strategy as a competitive advantage in your career advancement.  Hear from nationally known expert in the space, Sonya Som, as well as branding and legal leaders from our own community who will offer you insights on best practices, potential derailers, and innovative strategies for your own brand and network development.  We will start with a relationship building lunch and leverage the afternoon for expert advice and discussion. 

-11:45 – 12:00      Registration
-12:00 – 1:00        Relationship Building Lunch and Speed Networking
-1:00 – 2:15          The Key Steps to Building Your Personal Brand as a Competitive Advantage in Your Legal Practice and Career Development                            An interview with Major, Lindsey & Africa Managing Director Sonya Som by ConAgra Foods Vice President & Chief Counsel and DAF                                     founder Megan Belcher and Phenomblue Vice President Brooke Heck
-2:15 – 2:30           Relationship Building Break
-2:30 – 3:45           Developing a Strategy for Building Your Network and Leveraging It for Career Advancemen                           

Moderated by
Heather Fine, Managing Director, Major, Lindsey & Africa, with insights from:

  • Rebecca Bortolotti, Vice President & Chief Counsel, ConAgra Foods
  • Angela Dunne, Managing Partner, Koenig Dunne
  • Kari Potts, Attorney, Valmont Industries
  • Madeline Roebke-Curns, Senior General Attorney, Union Pacific
  • Amy Roland, Partner, McGrath North
-3:45 – 4:00           Closing Remarks and Q&A