the fwrd group

a strategic consulting firm by Amy Kapolnek


Success Unleashed:

Achieving Power, Purpose & Passion

An empowering event exclusively crafted for female leaders

and entrepreneurs to prosper in their personal and professional journeys

Professional Diverse Team Portraits Female Professionals


In the fast-paced world of 2024, we recognize the unique challenges and opportunities that women leaders face. Our goal is to provide a transformative experience that equips female leaders and founders with the tools, insights and strategies to not only navigate, but truly thrive in all aspects of life.

True success goes beyond traditional metrics - it's about finding the power, purpose and passion that will catapult you forward. Join us for a day that is dedicated to you and your journey of growth, enlightenment and connection.

Ignite your potential. Unleash your success. Together, let's thrive.


Date: Friday, May 17th, 2024

Time: 9AM-12:30PM

Location: Oppenheimer & Co. 666 Third Avenue, New York, NY

For: Female Leaders & Entrepreneurs


Inspiring Speakers

Interactive Workshops

Networking Opportunities



Immerse yourself in the wisdom & experiences of master strategy experts who will lead you through intentional exercises and strategies to achieve your milestones.

From communication mastery to strategic habit-setting, dive into hands-on workshops crafted to develop skills, boost confidence, and enhance leadership abilities.

Forge meaningful relationships, share experiences and create a support network of diverse and dynamic women that extends far beyond the event.

Embrace a holistic approach to success. Learn mindfulness techniques, self-care practices and strategies to maintain a healthy work-life balance.

Interactive workshops

for personal & professional growth

Prioritizing Your Well-Being: Effortless Strategies To Thrive in Work and Life

Join Lindsey Kaszuba and Erin Snively for an engaging and transformative workshop designed specifically for women with busy schedules who are eager to prioritize their well-being. They will guide you through a powerful visualization exercise, introduce a SIMPLE framework for incorporating wellness and self-care into your hectic lifestyle, and help you align your goals with your dream life and overall well-being, ensuring that you're taking steps towards a more fulfilling future. Through a thought-provoking writing exercise, we will encourage you to reflect on your current habits and identify areas where you can make simple, yet impactful changes.

Lindsey Kaszuba, Holistic Health Advisor

Erin Snively, Personal Development Coach

Climb To Conquer: Blueprint for Being Seen and Succeeding at the Top

You're ticking all the boxes: fine-tuning your LinkedIn profile, attending events, networking and posting consistently. But what's the next step beyond these basics? How do you elevate yourself from just “doing all the things" to becoming a true thought leader? In this interactive workshop led by Meghan Houle and Amy Kapolnek, learn the essential strategies for enhancing visibility to attract more opportunities. Master the art of self-marketing with practical methods to improve your online presence, networking skills and personal branding, effectively positioning yourself as an industry thought leader.

Meghan Houle, Executive Recruiter & Career Strategist

Amy Kapolnek, Entrepreneur & Strategic Advisor

The Wealth Accelerator: How To Optimize Your Investment Strategy

The world has changed. The financial advice that worked for previous generations no longer works or resonates with women today. In this workshop led by Morgan Newman, Director of Investments at Oppenheimer, and Maggie Chong, Real Estate Agent at Serhant, you will gain practical insights and actionable strategies for building and accumulating wealth effectively. Whether you're aiming to secure your financial future, invest wisely, or achieve your long-term goals, this workshop will equip you with the knowledge and tools needed to thrive in today's world.

Maggie Chong, Licensed Real Estate Broker

Morgan Newman (CFP), Financial Advisor



Check In + Coffee


Workshop Session #1:




Workshop Session #2:




Workshop Session #3:




Lunch + Networking


Gift Bag + Goodbye

Ticket Information

Professional Diverse Team Team of Female Professionals

Price: $120

  • Entry to event
  • Access to all programming
  • Light bites and beverages
  • Chef-catered farm-to-table lunch
  • Access to speakers
  • Networking with female leaders
  • Exclusive service promotions
  • Beauty gift bag

(value $3,000)

*Tickets available through 5/16 or while quantities last*

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the fwrd group

Hosted By

the fwrd group

Founded by accomplished Entrepreneur and Marketer, Amy Kapolnek, in 2014, the fwrd group is a NYC-based strategic consulting firm specializing in development, growth and expansion strategy for forward-thinking startups and fast growing small businesses in consumer goods and services.

At the core of the fwrd group, our mission is to empower female founders and leaders with expert knowledge, expansive resources, and a supportive community to move their business and careers forward.

the fwrd group

a boutique strategic consulting firm specializing in development and growth strategies for early stage, forward-thinking companies in the consumer goods and services space.


(347) 565-4019‬

New York, NY





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