Women & Business July 2022

Wed. Jul 20, 2022 5:30pm - 8:00pm EDT
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Each quarter, Pittsburgh Magazine spotlights exceptional businesswomen within our pages and at our networking events. Join us for vibrant conversations with our four inspiring honorees and an exciting keynote speaker at our July Women & Business Awards presented by S&T Bank on July 20 at the Pittsburgh Opera.


  • Networking

  • Meet our Non-Profit Partner, Pressley Ridge

  • Hear from presenting sponsor, S&T Bank

  • Honoree Presentation:

    • Sharon Sclabassi, Computational Diagnostics, Inc.

    • Diane Rankin, Awesome Films

    • Melanie Marie Boyer, Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

    • Rachael Rennebeck, YaJagoff Media LLC

  • Keynote w/ Q&A: Leanne Meyer, Leadership Author and Speaker 

    • Climbing the Spiral Staircase: How Women Can Navigate Their Careers and Accelerate Success

  • Closing Remarks

  • Continue networking!


Individual tickets: $40 
$20 benefitting our nonprofit partner, Pressley Ridge

Keynote Speaker: Leanne Meyer, Leadership Author and Speaker 

Topic: Climbing the Spiral Staircase: How Women Can Navigate Their Careers and Accelerate Success

About Leanne: Leanne Meyer is the author of Climbing the Spiral Staircase, a guide for women seeking to gain control of their professional paths. She directs Carnegie Mellon Women’s Executive Leadership Academy and is the former director of the university’s Accelerate Leadership Center. With more than thirty years of senior-level consulting and executive development experience, Leanne provides evidence-based methods to change business practices. Her work helps leaders navigate critical inflection points, refocus professional identities and develop new skills. She consults with Fortune 100 companies and holds a master’s degree in industrial psychology from the University of Johannesburg. She is passionate about helping leaders reinvigorate their lives through the reclamation of passion and purpose. 

Who should go to this event? Women interested in business development, entrepreneurship and networking. Corporations, small businesses and nonprofits are all well-represented, which creates a warm and inviting place to meet new people. Many long-term business relationships have been formed in the 10-year history of these events. 

The reception is catered with a generous assortment of appetizers. The bar will serve complementary wine, beer and soft drinks. 

COVID-19 Safety

If you have recently tested positive for COVID-19, are waiting for COVID-19 test results, are experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms, or have had close contact with a person who has tested positive for or who has symptoms of COVID-19, please stay home.


Presented by: S&T Bank
Beneficiary: Pressley Ridge 
Sponsored by: Chatham University's Center for Women’s Entrepreneurship, Erin Hart Insurance


Questions? Please feel free to contact events cordinator, Caite Miller at cmiller@pittsburghmagazine.com.


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Pittsburgh Opera 2425 Liberty Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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