It'll Never Happen To Me - Cindy Applebaum, Market President & Publisher - Albany Business Review

May 31, 2018, 10:00 PM – Jun 1, 2018, 1:00 AM

Pioneer Plaza, 652 Albany Shaker Road, Albany, 12211

NEW DATE - 5/31/18! Cindy Applebaum always improves the bottom line of the organizations she leads. But what if the unthinkable occurs? For Cindy, a cancer diagnosis has been the impetus to level-up & produce beauty from ashes. As Mkt. President/Publisher at Albany Business Review, Cindy's developed a people-1st culture to build the preeminent local business news publication in the Capital Region.

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About this event

NEW DATE - May 31st! 

Cindy Applebaum is known for improving the bottom line of the organizations she leads, as she did at Time Warner Cable Media; Nextel; and Citibank. 

But what happens when the unthinkable occurs?

A cancer diagnosis may have signaled an all-stop for some, but for Cindy, it’s been the impetus to level up and produce beauty from ashes – for herself, her family and the community-at-large. 

These days, the bottom line = people, and as Market President/Publisher Cindy leads the charge at the Albany Business Review, where she’s developed a people-first culture, giving her team the tools to succeed while building the preeminent local business news publication in the Capital Region.

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn and be inspired as Cindy shares how she's leveraged challenges into victories.

Topics Discussed Include:

- Humanizing Leadership

- What Are You Bringing to the Market?

- The Fallacy of the 50/50 Concept

- Give Your Employer More Than They Ask For

- Keeping Relevant

Don't miss Cindy sharing about how she's leveraged challenges into victories, and about heading the charge at Albany Business Review, an American City Business Journals publication, and the Capital Region’s preeminent business news source.


6:00 pm Networking with Food

7:00 pm Fireside Chat with Cindy and Q&A with Audience

8:00 pm Networking

What: Cindy Applebaum, Market President and Publisher at Albany Business Review

Where: Pioneer Plaza, 652 Albany Shaker Road, Albany, NY 12211

When: May 31st, 6:00-9:00 pm


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  • Cindy Applebaum

    Albany Business Review

    Market President and Publisher



May 31 – June 1, 2018
10:00 PM – 1:00 AM UTC


Networking with Food
Fireside Chat with Cindy + Q&A with Audience


  • Patrice Perkins

    The Word Architect

    Chapter Director

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