Join us for networking, food & drink and a discussion on succeeding in male dominated industries

Join Ellevate and West Monroe Partners for an evening of getting insider knowledge on the challenges and advantages of working in non-diverse industries. 

Meg Collins, President & CEO, New England Research & Management Inc.

Meg is the President and CEO of New England Research & Management, Inc., providing investment management to individuals, families, and corporations across the country. Her firm has earned a reputation for effectively managing clients’ needs and exceeding their goals for over 35 years.


Janine MacLachlan - Director Integrated Marketing, American Dental Association

Janine is the director of integrated marketing at American Dental Association, the nation's largest dental association. At ADA she focuses on digital strategies, brand building, innovation, creative facilitation and change leadership in health and wellness, including oral health, heart health and nutrition. Prior to ADA she was a communications consultant where her work included strategic positioning and media coaching.

Alex Batdorf - Entrepreneur, Advisor, Mentor. Former Co-Founder / Chief Marketing Officer, Zipfit Denim

Alex is a passionate purpose-driven entrepreneur devoted to innovating and disrupting in fashion. A frequent speaker on topics such as entrepreneurship and women entrepreneurs among many other topics. Alex co-founded and previously as Chief Marketing Officer of ZIpFit Inc.  Alex has extensive consumer marketing expertise and worked with prominent brands such as Valspar, Lara Miller and Akira. 

Carrie Camino - Director, West Monroe Partners

Carrie is a director in the Operations Excellence practice based in Chicago. She has more than 22 years of business consulting and technology experience collaborating with client executives and boards of directors providing advice on how to execute business transformation, and has led solution implementation for claims management, customer experience, broker operations, advanced analytics and M&A pre- and post-transaction support.

When: Thursday, February 1 from 6:00-8:00pm

Where: West Monroe Chicago, 222 W Adams St., Floor 11, Chicago, IL 60606