International Women’s Day: #MakeItHappen

In celebration of International Women’s Day (#IWD2015), we reached out across Ketchum’s global network with an ask to support the initiative: select a woman who has encouraged you to #MakeItHappen, the theme of IWD this year.

Our goal is to shine a light on the women in all of our lives who have inspired, encouraged or taught us valuable life lessons.

Here are some of our favorite responses:




As part of our IWD celebration, we are proud to support our pro-bono partner Room to Read’s Girls’ Education Program. Educating girls is an important step in helping them #MakeItHappen. Learn more about the program here.

Brad Simon is Vice President, Online Communications within Ketchum’s Corporate Communications team. When not in the New York office he’s raising Grayson and Gabrielle, trying to improve his Elo rating and slowly caving into his wife’s persistent demand to binge watch The Wire.