Kick Some Glass

Date: Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Venue: Sysco LABS, 55A Srimath Anagarika Dharmapala Mawatha, Colombo 03

Time: 2:30pm – 4:30pm

Registration Fees: LKR 4,000 [AMCHAM members] | LKR 4,500 [non-AMCHAM members]

Event partner: Center for Creative Leadership

Sponsored by: HSBC

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In a high-energy presentation, Jennifer Martineau of the Center for Creative Leadership will share research-based lessons captured in the book Kick Some Glass: 10 Ways Women Succeed at Work on Their Own Terms. The author will highlight some strategies for advancement one can apply personally or as a mentor, sponsor, or women’s initiative leader. This event is designed for all leaders who support women’s advancement.

About Jennifer Martineau

Jennifer Martineau is senior vice president of research, evaluation, and societal advancement at the Center for Creative Leadership (CCL.) She is also a speaker, author, mother, and passionate advocate for women’s leadership, and holds a PhD in industrial and organizational psychology from The Pennsylvania State University. With over 25 years of experience in the leadership development field, Jennifer has served leaders, organizations, and communities globally including healthcare, government, military, educational, community leadership, pharmaceuticals, and energy. Through organizational change, impact evaluation, high impact design, delivery of programs, and research, she brings a deep expertise in leadership research and how to apply it in practical, powerful ways for leaders and organizations. Jennifer serves as the lead relationship manager for highly complex organizational leadership solutions and as lead facilitator for several of CCL’s open enrollment programs. In addition to research and working with clients, Jennifer has led the Center’s development of new strategies and practices including evaluation, product development, and innovation.


About “Kick Some Glass”

Kick Some Glass empowers you to break through your glass ceiling and guides you toward understanding your context and uncovering what you really want, what your definition of success is, what your values are, and how to set the goals to reach your potential.


About HSBC

HSBC is one of the world’s largest banking and financial services organisations. HSBC serves more than 38 million customers through four global businesses: Retail Banking and Wealth Management, Commercial Banking, Global Banking and Markets, and Global Private Banking. The Bank’s network covers 66 countries and territories in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa, North America and Latin America.

With around 3,800 offices worldwide, HSBC aims to be where the growth is, connecting customers to opportunities, enabling businesses to thrive and economies to prosper, and ultimately helping people to fulfil their hopes and realise their ambitions.

About the Center for Creative Leadership

The Center for Creative Leadership (CCL®) is a top-ranked, global provider of leadership development. By leveraging the power of leadership to drive results that matter most to clients, CCL transforms individual leaders, teams, organizations and society. Our array of cutting-edge solutions is steeped in extensive research and experience gained from working with hundreds of thousands of leaders at all levels. Ranked among the world’s Top 10 providers of executive education by Financial Times, CCL has offices in Greensboro, NC; Colorado Springs, CO; San Diego, CA; Brussels, Belgium; Moscow, Russia; Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; Johannesburg, South Africa; Singapore; New Delhi-NCR, India; and Shanghai, China.