The LEAP™ 2019 Launch took place on 7 February 2019 at the Moët Hennessy HQ in New York City, hosted by IIBN New York and the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs.

The reception featured a keynote by Ambassador Geraldine Byrne-Nason, as well as a panel on Women & Leadership.

Panelists included:

  • Lydia Daly, SVP, Social Media & Branded Content Strategy, Viacom Velocity

  • Eileen Scully, Author & Founder, The Rising Tides

  • Jennifer Scanlon, Director, Pharma Ventures, Northwell Health

  • Ciara Dilley, VP, Transformational Innovation, PepsiCo, Inc.

  • Andrea Segara, SVP, Consumer Marketing & Integration, Moët Hennessy

LEAP Launch Transcripts

LEAP Launch Leadership Panel transcript (.docx)


Video Highlights


Photos by Nuala Purcell