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16 - 18 June 2021

BIOGRAPHY

A communications strategist and business and leadership coach serving enterprise owners, executives and entrepreneurs, Yvette Benedek draws on more than 25 years of experience as an international journalist, mediator, facilitator, and project leader and as a global communications consultant working with senior executives in multinational organizations, financial institutions and publications worldwide. 

She began her career as a foreign correspondent for Reuters News Agency in Israel and spent more than a decade as a researcher/reporter for Newsweek International based in New York. Yvette wrote extensively about Africa while at Newsweek, both on staff and later as a freelance contributor to their special magazine supplements.  Today, Yvette serves as communications director for the non-profit Adèle Tokou-Dada Foundation created to support and empower women in Benin to create civil and financial opportunities for themselves, their families, their businesses and their communities.

My phone number:  +1 917-749-2064

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