Dozens gather for annual women’s empowerment event

Posted: Updated:
BROOKLYN -

Dozens of people gathered at the Brooklyn Hilton Hotel on Sunday, celebrating female empowerment.

This year’s theme for the fourth annual women’s empowerment event was women lending each other a helping hand.

From finance, to media, beauty and real estate, the event showcased inspirational speakers from diverse backgrounds.

The goal of the event is to give women the tools they need to succeed.

The event also featured local vendors selling everything from beauty products to jewelry to bringing some glamor and motivation.

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."