Loading…
Attending this event?
Please note that this schedule, session descriptions, and speakers are subject to change as we continue to plan the event.

Thursday, October 17 • 3:00pm - 4:30pm
The Power of a Name: A Conversation about the Role and Opportunity

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule and see who's attending!

Join two giving families for a dialogue about the power of your name.  Your name can be a branding tool with your foundation to connect and inspire. There can also be a lot of weight to your name for next gen or experimenting across the community.  Come away with benefits and opportunities to be thoughtful about transparency and name recognition.

Speakers
avatar for Jen Bokoff

Jen Bokoff

Director of Stakeholder Engagement, Candid
Jen Bokoff is the director of stakeholder engagement at Candid (formerly Foundation Center + GuideStar). She develops partnerships, projects, and insights power the work of the philanthropic sector. She likes asking “so what?” to push Candid’s data-driven work to be as valuable... Read More →
avatar for Elizabeth Levitt Hirsch

Elizabeth Levitt Hirsch

President, Mortimer & Mimi Levitt Foundation
Elizabeth (Liz) Levitt Hirsch is President of the Mortimer & Mimi Levitt Foundation and is best known for her ability to connect and inspire people to achieve a shared vision to better our communities, and for directing her life-long passion for the performing arts into a source for... Read More →
avatar for Jessica Sarowitz

Jessica Sarowitz

Managing Director, Julian Grace Foundation
Jessica Sarowitz is the Managing Partner of Sarowitz Family LLC, a management company that oversees the entire portfolio of Sarowitz Family Holdings including entrepreneurial business interests, real estate, and investments in diverse industries such as domestic and international... Read More →
avatar for Steve Sarowitz

Steve Sarowitz

President, Julian Grace Foundation
Steve Sarowitz is Founder and Chairman of Paylocity (Nasdaq: PCTY), a leading U.S. provider of payroll and HR solutions. In addition, Steve also serves as CEO of Blue Marble, an international payroll provider, and as Director of Payescape, a UK payroll provider. He is also an international... Read More →
avatar for Vanessa Silberman

Vanessa Silberman

Senior Director of Communications & Strategic Initiatives, Mortimer & Mimi Levitt Foundation
Vanessa Silberman is a creative activist and award-winning content strategist who joined the Levitt Foundation in 2012. As Senior Director of Communications & Strategic Initiatives, she has built a vast portfolio to share the inspiring impact of the Mortimer & Mimi Levitt Foundation... Read More →


Thursday October 17, 2019 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile 540 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60611