Power Women of Brooklyn

October 5, 2023, 6:00 pm, ET

El Caribe Country Club Caterers, 5945 Strickland Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11234


Power Women of Brooklyn honors those fearless females who make Brooklyn the thriving and vibrant place it is to work, live and do business. When women support women, amazing things happen.

Schneps Media, publishers of Bay News, Brooklyn Graphic, Park Slope Courier, Bay Ridge Courier, Brooklyn Paper and the amnyMetro, is proud to bring together the most extraordinary women to connect, support one another, do business and build community.

100% of the evenings raffle proceeds will go to Federation of Organizations.

To buy tickets or to learn more about sponsorships please contact Demetra Mattone, at or call 718-260-4512.


Gina Argento

Broadway Stages

Tashany Brown

Nueratrend Maids and Pros

Kelly Burns

NYC Health + Hospitals/South Brooklyn Health

Jacqueline Capriles

Leading Factor

Michelle Carson

NYC Health + Hospitals/South Brooklyn Health

Bonnie Cintron

NYC Health + Hospitals/South Brooklyn Health


Angela Cooper

NYC Health + Hospitals/McKinney

Bianca D'Alessio

Nest Seekers International

Marjorie Daly-Walsh, MSN, RN

NYC Health + Hospitals/South Brookyln Health

Claudette Darrell

Stellar Productions

Hon. Martiza Davila

Assemblywoman, 53rd District

Michelle DeFossett

Girls Who Invest Inc.

Mary DiGangi

MetroPlusHealth/Chief People Officer

Renee Dorsa

Dorsa Group Realty

Kamila Dottin

Independent Drivers Guild

Hayley Dryer, Esq.

St. Francis College

Andrea Esposito, CN-BA

Dr. John Kehoe Breast Center & Vantage Health

Barbara Faron

Federation of Organizations

Claudia Garcenot, MSN, MHA, RN

Mount Sinai Brooklyn

Laura Gazzara, ACCS-RRT

NYC Health + Hospitals/South Brooklyn Health

Teresa Gonzalez

Evolution Strategies NY

Dr. Kayane Hanna Hindy

Gastroenterology Associates of Brooklyn

Hon. Letitia James

Attorney General, State of New York

Doria Josma

Your Why LLC

Ambassador Dr. Sima Karetnaya

Global Peace Chain and World Health Organization

Justine Lee-Mills

The Corcoran Group

Francisca Leopold

Kings County Hospital Community Advisory Board

Chaplain Dr. Ingrid P. Lewis-Martin

Chief Advisor, Office of the Mayor

Camille Logan

Brown Harris Stevens

Hon. Nikki Lucas

Assemblywoman, 60th District

Tara L. Martin

Mercury Public Affairs

Kamla Karina Millwood

Palatial Publishing LLC

Stephanie G. Ovadia, Esq.

Law Office of Stephanie Ovadia

Katrena Perou

Inspiring Minds NYC

Sarana Purcell

Brooklyn Democractic Party

Nicole Robinson-Etienne


Jasmin Ryan

NYC Health + Hospitals/South Brooklyn Health

Prisca Salazar-Rodriguez

Evolution Strategies NY

LGBTQ Lifetime Advocate Award

Dr. Sandra R. Scott

One Brooklyn Health-Brookdale Hospital

Faye Scott, MSN, RN

NYC Health + Hospitals/South Brooklyn Health

Althea Senior-Morris, MSN, RN

NYC Health + Hospitals/South Brooklyn Health

Joanna Fuentes Singh

Community Dialogue NYC

Anne-Rhea Smith

Funsation4 Media

Lissa Mariel Southerland

Rising Ground, Inc.

Crystal Stanton, MA

EAC Network

Sara Steinweiss

Conflict Resolution Systems, LLC

Sandra Viera

Ponce Bank

Kusum Viswanathan, MD, FAAP

One Brooklyn Health-Brookdale Hospital Medical Center

Hon. Latrice M. Walker

Assemblywoman, 55th District

Hon. Helene Weinstein

Assemblywoman, 41st District

Lakeisha Weston

NYC Health + Hospitals/South Brooklyn Health

Barbara Williams

NYC Civic Engagement Commission

Pauline Yeung-Ha

Grimaldi Yeung Law Group


Power Women of Brooklyn

I was truly honored and humbled to be recognized by Schneps Media It was an awesome night. My friends and co workers were sooooooooooooooooooooooo elated, they absolutely loved it. I will always be grateful.

Angela Cooper

Assistant Director of Communications, Public Affairs, Volunteering Services Liaison of Auxillary & Community Advisory Board
NYC Health + Hospitals| McKinney


5:00 pm ET

VIP Power Hour

This is the power hour where the honorees have an opportunity to meet one another and network before the rest of the guests arrive. Sponsors will be available to meet with honorees and provide special offers. Honorees receive their Schneps Media star pin to become an official Star Networking member. Drinks and Hors D’oeuvres will be served. Pictures are taken to be featured in the Brooklyn Courier and Brooklyn Paper and relationships are started.

Victoria Schneps, President, Schneps Media

6:00 pm ET

Guests arrive

Guests arrive to meet, celebrate and connect with our honorees and sponsors. Drinks and food will be served as all attendees meet and connect.

7:30 pm ET

Award presentation

A high energy, fun award ceremony where honorees are presented their award as a Power Woman of Brooklyn.

Victoria Schneps, President, CEO

8:45 pm ET

Raffles are Announced

100% of the evening's raffle proceeds go to a local cause.

9:00 pm ET

Event Concludes


NYC Health + Hospitals/South Brooklyn Health

One Brooklyn Health

NYC Health + Hospitals/Gotham Health

NYC Health + Hospitals/Kings County

Gastroenterology Associates of Brooklyn

Independent Drivers Guild

Ponce Bank


Broadway Stages

Federation of Organizations

EAC Network

Nest Seekers International

Brown Harris Stevens

Miss Jessie's

Brooklyn Paper

Caribbean Life

Noticia New York City

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