Newsletter April 27, 2015

Happy Monday!
I want to thank all of you who came out for our event last Thursday. It was so great to see so many of you there and have a chance to catch up. We really do have an amazing group of members and I am proud to know so many of you.
I would also like to thank our generous sponsors listed here in no particular order – without you the event would not have been the success that it was: Atlantic Trust, Paradigm, RBC, KPMG, Carlson Capital, Akin Gump, Morgan Stanley, Dimensional, ILS Capital, JP Morgan Asset Management, Crestline Investors, Vinson & Elkins, Sallie Behnke – Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, Newhouse + Noblin, Hayman Capital, Haynes & Boone, Elm Park Capital, Texas Capital Bank, Kaufman Rossin Fund Services, Corina Scoggins, Wanda Potts, Lori Lindley, Mari Kooi, Christine Breck, Betsy Ewing & James Elkus, Ellen Wood, Becky Roof, Carrie & Joe Martinez, Carla Knobloch, Alison Hermann, Jim Sheehan, Ashley Baum, ORIX Foundation, Lori Lofye, e360 Power, Jackson Walker, EIV Capital, Burgher Haggard, Heather Nelson – Morgan Stanley Prime Brokerage.
Click here to enjoy photos from this event.
Just a few quick articles this morning – one woman’s approach to the gender pay disparity – shed some light on it by sharing how much you make with your male colleagues! Read her story here:
One more reason to care about equal pay for women – the old saying ‘your wealth is your health’ also means that being underpaid has serious health consequences for women. The full story can be found here:
And we have read a lot about venture capital being a man’s world – the same is true in private equity:
We have a terrific line up of events for May. Come out and meet our new committee members and share your ideas for future events! Register early to avoid disappointment!
Kind regards

Attend an Upcoming TXWSW Event