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Speaking

Karen speaks regularly as a keynote and panelist at various conferences and roundtables. Periodically she is a guest on CNBC’s Squawk Box and Halftime Report. In addition to sharing her experience and opinions on the market and investments, her subject matter is applicable to individuals, groups,
or enterprises making important decisions; these include new career or life changes, starting and/or running an enterprise, making a sizable investment, or deciding how to balance across a full portfolio of assets.

Karen Firestone, CNBC Video

Karen’s TED Talk

A Sampling of Karen’s Audiences:

  • Boston Security Analysts Society
  • Annual CFA conference
  • Squawk Box
  • Half Time Report on CNBC
  • Harvard Business School
  • Commonwealth School Merrill Series discussion on “Women, Business, and Power” May 5, 2011
  • Boston University 85 Broads Conference “Confessions of an Entrepreneur”
  • UCLA class “The Pursuit of Leadership: A Female Perspective from a Woman In a Man’s World” March 1, 2011
  • Harvard University “Undergraduate Woman in Business Summit” October 22, 2010
  • Harvard College “Women in Business and Global Platinum Securities” April 23, 2010
  • Boston College “Competitive Performance” April 22, 2009
  • Yale “CEO Leadership Summit” December 11-12, 2008
  • CJP “Women’s Philanthropy” November 6, 2008
  • Brandies University “Globalization and Investment Management” April 20, 2007
  • UCLA Anderson School of Management “Working for Ourselves: Female Entrepreneurs” January 30, 2007