Wharton SoCal Women: Inaugural Event (Santa Monica): Ask/Offer, Tue 2/7, 630pm PST

Date and Time
Tuesday, February 7, 2023
6:30pm— 8:30pm
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Private home in Santa Monica (Exact location will be shared after registration)
Santa Monica, CA 90403
United States
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Alissa Finerman


To be placed on the waitlist, send an email to [email protected] with subject "Waitlist for 2/7 event".


The Wharton Club of Southern California is thrilled to be hosting our first Wharton SoCal Women’s group event in 2023!  Join us for what will be an inspiring evening with amazing women helping each other thrive in the new year and strengthening our network. 



Event Overview:

Ask/Offer events provide participants with a platform to ask directly for the resources they are seeking and enable participants to demonstrate what they have to offer professionally in terms of expertise and/or services.  This event is designed to facilitate a spirit of collaboration within the Wharton Women’s Network and jumpstart lasting professional and personal relationships within the group. 

If you enjoy helping others, receiving valuable insights and meeting fabulous and inspiring women, this event is for you!


Date/time:  Tuesday, February 7, 2023, 6:30pm – 8:30pm PST


Event flow:

6:30 - 7     Welcome and networking

7 - 8          Ask/offer with smaller groups

8 - 8:30     Networking


Location: Private home in Santa Monica.  Specific location will be shared after registration



Event ticket + One Year Wharton SoCal Club Recent Graduate (0-5 years) Membership:  $60    SOLD OUT SOLD OUT SOLD OUT SOLD OUT

Event ticket + One Year Wharton SoCal Club Regular Graduate (6 years plus) Membership: $95   SOLD OUT SOLD OUT SOLD OUT SOLD OUT

(If you are not a member and would like to attend this women’s event, the appropriate membership bundle option gives you access to the event and a one-year membership to The Wharton Club of Southern California providing discounts to future events.  In 2022, we held over 100 events, so the membership is a great value). 

No RSVPs +1 for this event.  Everyone who wants to attend must register individually.  This event is for paid members of The Wharton Club of Southern California only.


Food/drinks:  Light snacks and beverages will be served


Parking:  Street parking in the area is available. Metered parking is available on Montana Ave and is free after 6pm.  Please double check signs when parking. 



About the hosts:

Alissa Finerman WG98

Alissa Finerman is an Executive Coach and Gallup Certified Strengths Coach.  She is a Facilitator/Guide for Chief, a private women’s network, and coaches teams, executives, managers and entrepreneurs.  She is on the Executive Coaching team for the Wharton Executive MBA program and has guest lectured for several universities.  Alissa was a VP on the Corporate Bond Sales Desk at Credit Suisse before she founded her Leadership Consulting & Coaching company.  She is an angel investor (focused on impact and supporting women founders), advisor and author of the book, Living in YOUR Top 1%.  She holds an MBA from The Wharton School and is a Board member for The Wharton Club of Southern California. 


Sing Ling WG22

Sing Ling has over 15 years of experience working with Fortune 500 brands in consumer goods and entertainment at award winning branding agencies in the US and China.  She has a broad range of expertise in marketing including growth marketing, branding, design, content strategy, and creative development.   


Monisha Toteja G’09 WG09

Monisha Toteja is the CEO of Dynamic Speaking, where she advises, coaches, and speaks about communication challenges at work.  She has over 20 years of professional experience, and focuses on empowering executives and rising stars to communicate effectively.  She works across industries to assist leaders in improving their executive presence, confidence, and strategic communication, including navigating difficult situations, engaging key stakeholders, and creating a pitch for investors or clients.  Monisha taught communication at The Wharton School for eight years and is a member of the Forbes Coaches Council.  She holds an MBA in Management from The Wharton School, an MA in International Studies from The Joseph H. Lauder Institute of Management and International Studies at the University of Pennsylvania, and a BA in German Studies from Duke University.  Monisha speaks German fluently, Hindi conversationally, and has a basic knowledge of Spanish.


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Private home in Santa Monica (Exact location will be shared after registration)

Santa Monica, CA 90403, United States,
by public transit by car by bike Walking