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Cari Sommer Principal, Cari Sommer Media + Communications

Cari is the Principal of Cari Sommer Media and Communication, a boutique communications company that develops thought leadership and media platforms for high growth companies. She is also a contributor to Forbes.

Throughout her career, Cari has been deeply committed to community philanthropy. She is a mentor-advisor to entrepreneurs in Cornell e-Lab, an undergraduate incubator. From 2006-2009, she served as the Chair of the New York Board of Directors of Step Up Women’s Network, a national nonprofit dedicated to connecting and advancing women and girls. During her time as Chair, Step Up’s membership increased by 400 percent and the fundraising doubled.

Cari is a graduate of Cornell University and Brooklyn Law School. She lives in NYC.

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