In our “5 Minutes With …” feature we spend 5 interesting minutes with leading elected officials and policy leaders. In this “5 Minutes With …” segment we spoke with Kathryn Wylde, President and CEO of the Partnership for New York City.
Kathryn Wylde’s career, in which she has risen to lead one of the preeminent business/civic organizations in the country, spans a period of remarkable changes in professional opportunities for women. (Her bio is here.) As the President and CEO of the Partnership for New York City, she has a unique view into the most senior levels of American business today.
In our “5 Minutes With … Kathryn Wylde“, she describes conditions at the beginning of her career, when the senior ranks of business and government were largely closed to women, how far we’ve progressed and what remains to be accomplished in reaching full parity for women in the professional world.