Skills for Success – Virtual Happy Hour

Event Date: 07/30/2020
Event Time: 5pm-6:30pm
Event Location: Virtual

WICT NY and Power To Fly are excited to present our ‘Skills for Success’ Virtual Happy Hour series!
As we all look for ways to adapt to the new professional landscape, this is an ideal time to focus on career development and refine job search skills.  The first event in our series will highlight tips and tricks to enhance your job applications and set yourself apart from the crowd!
Lauren Hagerty, from Power To Fly, will host an advice session, with Q&A, followed by networking with awesome women in the industry.
Grab your favorite wine/cocktail and join us on Thursday, July 30th from 5:00 PM to 6:30PM.
This great series is sure to bring you Skills for Success!
Lauren Hagerty

Lauren Hagerty

Director of Marketing and Community for PowerToFly

Lauren Hagerty is the Director of Marketing and Community for PowerToFly – the largest gender diversity recruiting platform and community connecting women with Fortune 500 corporations and fast-growing startups. Previously, Lauren lead the social media and community efforts for the industry-leading smart home platform Wink, where she recreated and revitalized the company’s voice a persona. In her free time, you can find Lauren skiing (with her very own handmade knit goods, of course) or taking pictures of her Pomeranian, Sprinkles.
Ana Malladi

Ana Malladi


Ana Malladi is a consultant advising Entertainment and Media start-ups on Strategy and Marketing.
Ana began her career at Morgan Stanley, where she was a Director of Business Development, before deciding to pursue her MBA at the University of Texas at Austin.
After graduation, she shifted her industry focus to media and entertainment as the COO of a start-up focused on film and television finance. In her free time, Ana loves watching cult/action/horror movies, baking, and painting.
Kelly Russell

Kelly Russell

Senior Manager of Entertainment Partnerships, Digital at FOX Network

Kelly Russell is the Senior Manager of Entertainment Partnerships, Digital at FOX Network. In her current role, she is responsible for the ideation and execution of
integrated digital sales partnerships across all of FOX’s scripted and unscripted entertainment shows.
She assists in the strategy of social platform monetization, optimizes branded content and tracks, analyzes and reports on the data for each campaign. Prior to joining the FOX team, Kelly worked at NBCUniversal for four years, where she managed the social media for CNBC Primetime Entertainment programming.
Much of her role there involved producing content, managing all of the network’s social media pages, executing ad sales partnerships, and collaborating with talent. She was also responsible for collecting and analyzing data. Kelly started her career in television at WABC-TV (Eyewitness News), the local ABC news affiliate in New York City.
She started there as an intern, became a news desk assistant upon graduation, and finally a Social Media Producer. She worked on both news and entertainment content at WABC-TV. Some of her greatest mentors are from her time at WABC-TV!
In her free time, Kelly loves being with her family and friends, cooking and traveling. She is passionate about helping young professionals navigate the working world and is eager to broaden her network community!