|[February 21, 2014]
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management Hosts Fifth Annual Go Red Women's Leadership Breakfast Recognizing National Wear Red Day and Go Red for Women® Campaign
NEW YORK --(Business Wire)--
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management will partner with the American Heart
Association (AHA) - Westchester and Fairfield Counties, to host the
fifth annual Go Red Women's Leadership Breakfast at the Firm's
Westchester campus on Monday, February 24.
The breakfast, open to the public, will feature a conversation with Emmy
award nominated TV host, attorney, best-selling author, and former New
York City homicide prosecutor Star Jones and Susan Smith Ellis, Chief
Marketing Officer, Morgan Stanley, with special remarks by Gregory
Plage, Executive Director, American Heart Association - Westchester and
In 2010, Star Jones underwent successful open heart surgery and in 2011
was named the American Heart Association's National Volunteer, utilizing
her name, voice, time and international media platform to combat
cardiovascular disease, the nation's number one killer, and champion
Heart Health in America.
"It is my pleasure to host this leadership breakfast, which helps raise
awareness and empower women to take control of their heart health," said
Susan Smith Ellis. "I think that Star's story of grace and courage will
resonate with attendees and inspire them to make the necessary changes
in their life."
"We know that Star will inspire women to use their power and strength to
make changes in their lives," said Gregory Plage. "We commend Morgan
Stanley for shining a spotlight on heart disease - the number one killer
The breakfast takes plce Monday, February 24, 8:00 a.m. at the Morgan
Stanley Wealth Management Headquarters: 2000 Westchester Avenue
Auditorium, Purchase, NY 10077. Reservations are required for security
access, and limited seating is available. Please R.S.V.P. to Kristen.Tomlinson@morganstanley.com.
Go Red For Women® captures the energy, passion and the spirit power of
women to band together and speak out against a silent killer. Designed
to celebrate the power and authentic voice of women, their influence and
strength in numbers, Go Red For Women® is gaining momentum as more and
more leaders are lending their voice to the American Heart Association's
call for action and change.
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, a global leader, provides access to a
wide range of products and services to individuals, businesses and
institutions, including brokerage and investment advisory services,
financial and wealth planning, banking services, annuities and
insurance, retirement and trust services.
Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) is a leading global financial services firm
providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment
management and wealth management services. The Firm's employees serve
clients worldwide including corporations, governments, institutions and
individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries. For further
information about Morgan Stanley, please visit www.morganstanley.com.
Go Red For Women®, powered by the American Heart Association's
research, educates and connects millions of women of all ages. With one
out of three women still dying from heart disease, we continue to fight
this No. 1 killer by helping women turn simple choices into life-saving
actions. Whether it's eating healthier, exercising more, reducing our
cholesterol, or quitting smoking, Go Red helps women make these choices
for themselves and each other.
Founded in 1924, the American Heart Association is the nation's oldest
and largest voluntary health organization dedicated to building
healthier lives, free of heart disease and stroke. To help prevent,
treat and defeat these diseases - America's No. 1 and No. 3 killers - we
fund cutting-edge research, conduct lifesaving public and professional
educational programs, and advocate to protect public health.
The guest speaker is neither an employee nor affiliated with Morgan
Stanley Wealth Management. Opinions expressed by the guest speaker are
solely his or her own and do not necessarily reflect those of Morgan
Stanley Wealth Management.
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