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Sophia Chang Visit & Events
Start Date: 9/24/2013 All Day
End Date: 9/24/2013

Event Description
The Center for Women's Entrepreneurial Leadership (CWEL) is pleased to welcome their newest entrepreneur in residence: music and fashion industry veteran Sophia Chang.

Sophia will be on campus for two days participating in the following events:

Tuesday, September 24

One-on-One Coaching with Sophia Chang
 2:30 - 5:30 PM
Jenison Conference Room (located on the 3rd floor of the Blank Center)

Open to students interested in learning more about careers within the music and fashion industries, or speaking with Sophia about her creative and unique journey as a woman entrepreneurial leader. To schedule a 20-minute session with Sophia, please send your request to Joan Whalen at jwhalen@babson.edu.

"Owning the Room"
7 - 8:30 PM
Knight Auditorium

Don't miss this interactive networking session in which Sophia will share her art of how to "own a room" while networking. Sophia will share her insights and experiences of how she networked her way into the upper echelons of both the music and fashion industries. Please RSVP to jwhalen@babson.edu


Wednesday, September 25

Brown Bag Lunch with Sophia
12 noon - 2 PM
Needham Wellesley Room in Olin Hall
This luncheon will explore Sophia's leadership journey and the specific challenges that she's faced as a woman of color in the music and fashion industries.

For more information, please contact Joan Whalen at jwhalen@babson.edu

More about Sophia Chang: 
Sophia Chang is a personal manager and event producer. She started her tenure in the music business working with Paul Simon, Atlantic Records, Jive Records, and managing Ol’ Dirty Bastard. She took a departure from the music business to manage her then partner’s USA Shaolin Temple. Upon her return to entertainment she managed RZA, Raphael Saadiq, GZA, Blackalicious, Q Tip, A Tribe Called Quest, and D’Angelo.  She has produced fashion shows for such brands as designer Vivienne Tam, TV show “Project Runway All Stars,” Ralph Lauren, and Pringle. She has also held the position of account executive at digital advertising agency, Sarkissian Mason. She wrote a screenplay which she sold to HBO and is developing different film and television properties. She is integrally involved in Science Genius, an initiative founded by her client GZA, Teacher's College, and Rapgenius, that seeks to engage New York City Public high school students in science.
Contact Information:
Name: Joan Whalen
Email: jwhalen@babson.edu
Sophia Chang
Event Sponsor:
Center for Women's Entrepreneurial Leadership (CWEL)
URL:
http://www.babson.edu/CWEL

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