In the beginning of June, 2012 I was hired by Meiko Takayama - the founder and CEO of AWE to photograph their first event in San Francisco. Afternnon Tea took place at the boutique Hotel Vitale on Mission Str. The official speaker was Jennifer Siebel Newsome.
pictured:(l-r) Brooke Aguilar, Jennifer Siebel Newsome and Meiko Takayama
'To Afternoon Tea' with speaker Jennifer Siebel Newsome. Jennifer Siebel Newsome discussed her award-winning documentary, Miss Representation. Jennifer shared recommendations on how companies can help change the media's portrayal that a woman's value and power lie in her youth, beauty and sexuality, and not in her capacity as a leader. Jennifer Siebel Newsom is a filmmaker, speaker, actress, and advocate for women, girls, and their families.
Women Executives from Northern California applauding the speaker Jennifer Siebel Newsome
'To Afternoon Tea' at Hotel Vitale in San Francisco, June 11th, 2012
Pictured:(l-r) Andrea Piskora, Meiko Takayama and Brooke Aguilar