On Saturday, August 25, members of the JLL Southern California Women’s Business Network (WBN) participated in the annual Dress for Success Worldwide 5k Power Walk in Santa Monica.
Dress for Success is an organization that empowers women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and development tools. Dress for Success offers long-lasting solutions that enable women to break the cycle of poverty. The organization is part of a global movement for change, empowering women to obtain safer and better futures to help secure employment.
“I’m so fortunate to work for a company that encourages community outreach and champions causes that its employees care about.” – Sylvia Duzaryan, Regional Marketing and Business Development Associate
JLL’s WBN (Women’s Business Network) empowers a culture of gender partnership to attract, develop, and retain the best women in the marketplace.
We present our members with the opportunity to network with leaders of JLL and other industry members. We focus on increasing exposure of our members within the firm and expanding their career progression.
We provide updates and access to information to keep them abreast on trends within the real estate and professional services industry.
We share internal career and development opportunities, and create leadership opportunities within WBN. Our conversations are candid and offer ideas, solutions, and insight to our members.
About Dress for Success
Dress for Success is an international not-for-profit organization that empowers women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.
Since starting operations in 1997, Dress for Success has expanded to more than 150 cities in 30 countries and has helped more than one million women work towards self-sufficiency.