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C-Sweet Events

Where Executive Women Can Meet Their Peers.

With a focus on  Fortune 1000 and fast growth companies, C-Sweet produces exclusive educational networking events for female executives.

Our programs feature panels and keynote speakers, both live and virtual.  Our mixers take place in some of the most beautiful locations in the Southern California and New York areas.

The C-Sweet steering committee has actively produced events in tech and finance since 1998.  Our distribution list includes thousands of female executives across industries.

That's our secret. We know how to craft events that appeal to working executive women because we are working executive women. 

“C-Sweet events are amazing events, I am looking forward to your next one!”— KT  

"Great event today! I don’t know how you are going to top it with the next one."— CS

"You set the bar so high!!!"— PH


Upcoming events

    • 15 Apr 2021
    • 12:00 PM (UTC-07:00)

    Local and State Appointments

    What does it take?

     Find out how to land a board or government board seat in YOUR State!

    Thursday, April 15th, 12 pm PST / 3 pm EST 

    Have you ever wondered how to get appointed to a state or local board or commission? Want to get more involved with your community? There are MANY openings available!

    Join Cathryn Rivera-Hernández, California Governor Gavin Newsom's Secretary of Appointments, and Tammy Tran, Senior Manager, Local Public Affairs, Orange County Region, Southern California Edison for a highly engaging discussion on the Government appointments process.

    This insightful program will cover open commissions, and board seats at the local and state level, as well as who YOU can contact to be considered for an appointee position. Find out how the process works - it's the same in all states. 

    This program is open to attendees from all states!

    Join us and find out: How do you access the application? Where are the vacancies? How do you find them? How do you navigate the process? And who can help you?

    About our Speaker

    Cathryn Rivera-Hernandez was appointed by Governor Newsom in June 2019 to serve as Appointments Secretary.

    Prior to her appointment, Cathryn served three administrations as a Board Member on the Agricultural Labor Relations Board beginning with her

    appointment by Governor Davis in November 2002. Prior to joining the ALRB,  Cathryn served as the Chief Deputy Cabinet Secretary for Governor Gray Davis. As Chief Deputy, Cathryn served as the Governor’s liaison to various state agencies, departments and boards including the Health and Human Services Agency, the Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, Office of Emergency Services and Department of Food and Agriculture. As a member of the Cabinet office,  Cathryn was responsible for overseeing the development and implementation of administration policy and legislative initiatives within the agencies.  Cathryn also served as special legal counsel, working closely with the Legal Affairs Secretary on significant legal matters arising within the agencies and departments.

    Cathryn  received a B.S. in Business Management from Arizona State University and obtained her law degree from Boalt Hall at the University of California, Berkeley where she was co-editor-in-chief of the La Raza Law Journal.

    About our Moderator

    Tammy Tran has over twenty years of experience working in government, media, and nonprofit organizations. Currently, Tammy serves as Senior Manager in Local Public Affairs at Southern California Edison (SCE), leading its Orange County Government Relations Team. Tammy joined SCE in 2013 as Senior Community Liaison where she had responsibility for building strategic engagement and partnerships with community stakeholders across SCE’s service territory. In this role, she also served as a strategist to inform SCE’s senior management about important matters that impact diverse communities. Tammy have served in other roles including Government Relations Manager, Senior Manager for Community Engagement, and President of SCE’s Asian Pacific Islander Employee Resource Group.

    Prior SCE, Tammy served as Deputy Chief of Staff and District Director for then California State Senator Lou Correa. She has also served as a campaign manager, executive director for a nonprofit combating human trafficking, policy advisor to a member of the Orange County Board of Supervisors, and field representative for a California State Assembly Member. In her spare time, Tammy volunteered her time as a co-host for a weekly bilingual Vietnamese television program aimed at civic education and bringing government closer to the people.

    Tammy is a passionate advocate for youth leadership development and civic participation. She regularly volunteers to mentor college and high school students with career coaching, mentoring, and internship placements. She is an active board member of Orange County Youth, Vietnamese Alliance to Combat Human Trafficking, OC Forum, and the Center for Asian Americans United for Self-Empowerment.

    Sponsored by:

    • 29 Apr 2021
    • 3:00 PM (UTC-07:00)

    Join us for a Complimentary

    Members-Only Tea Party!

    DATE: Thursday, April 29th

    TIME: 3 pm PST / 6 pm EST

    We are hosting an intimate and FUN networking event on Thursday, April 29th exclusively for C-Sweet Members.

    So choose your favorite pink outfit and join us for a tea-- complete with tea, cookies and your very own C-Sweet tea cup!

    Sponsored by:

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