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Martha Stewart to Deliver Keynote Address at PBWC’s 35th Anniversary Conference

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Martha Stewart to Deliver Keynote Address at PBWC’s 35th Anniversary Conference

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., March 27, 2024 –

The Professional BusinessWomen of California (PBWC) proudly announces Martha Stewart as a keynote speaker for its upcoming 35th Anniversary Conference. The event, themed “BeYou!,” is scheduled to take place on May 23, 2024 at The Moscone Center in San Francisco, bringing together thousands of professionals and thought leaders from various industries.

Martha Stewart, the visionary entrepreneur and founder of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, brings her unparalleled expertise and vast experience in lifestyle, entrepreneurship, and media to the forefront as she takes the stage at PBWC’s prestigious event. With a career spanning five decades, Martha Stewart has solidified her position as a household name, captivating audiences worldwide with her innovative ideas, timeless advice, and unwavering commitment to excellence.

Raised in Nutley, New Jersey, Martha’s journey began with a passion for cooking, gardening, and homekeeping instilled in her at an early age. Armed with a bachelor’s degree in history and architectural history from Barnard College, she embarked on a remarkable career path that led her to become a pioneering figure in the media and business landscape.

“Martha Stewart embodies the spirit of resilience, innovation, and leadership that PBWC champions. Her passion for homekeeping and boundless creativity speaks to the aspirations of those striving to make their mark in the world. Martha makes no apologies for her success, and she is exactly who professional women need to hear from.” said Katy Brown, Board Chair and President of PBWC, and Corporate Vice President of US Enterprise Sales for Software and Digital Platforms at Microsoft.

Microsoft is the Presenting sponsor of this year’s conference, a partnership that underscores a shared vision for uplifting women in the workplace and at all seasons of their careers. Microsoft’s involvement signifies a strong commitment to leadership development and in elevating opportunities for women in technology and business.

Martha Stewart’s accomplishments are as diverse as they are impressive. She is a bestselling author of 99 lifestyle books, an Emmy award-winning television show host, and the driving force behind the restaurant The Bedford by Martha Stewart at Paris Las Vegas, Martha’s Chard, in partnership with 19 Crimes, and a successful collaboration with Skechers. Her omni-channel lifestyle company reaches over 100 million devoted fans monthly, providing trusted, timely, and useful information on all aspects of everyday living.

Martha Stewart’s philanthropic endeavors are equally noteworthy. She established the Martha Stewart Center for Living at the Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York, dedicated to geriatric medicine and healthy aging research, in honor of her mother. Her commitment to making a positive impact extends to various industries, earning her numerous accolades and distinctions over the years.

Don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity to hear from Martha Stewart and gain invaluable insights into leadership, entrepreneurship, and the power of resilience. Join PBWC for an unforgettable experience that promises to connect, inform, and inspire thousands of career-minded attendees.

PBWC, founded in 1989, is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing skill development, networking opportunities, and inspiration to achieve their own ambitions and collectively advance equality in professional settings. Through its conferences, webinars, and scholarship programs, PBWC aims to foster a community of empowered women who are equipped to thrive in the workplace and beyond.

For more information about PBWC’s 35th Anniversary Conference and to purchase your tickets, please visit

Arrangements for the appearance of Martha Stewart made through UTA Speakers, New York, NY.