Day Pitney partners Namita Shah and Ellen Knarr and Director of Diversity Asker Saeed took part in the 2014 Women in Leadership Symposiums presented by the Tri-State Diversity Council. The theme for the symposiums, which took place on three consecutive days, was "Empowerment: Taking Charge of Your Life and Career." Ms. Shah spoke in Connecticut on May 7 and Ms. Knarr in New Jersey on May 8. Mr. Saeed moderated the Connecticut panel. Over 100 people attended each event and the programs provided attendees with valuable insight gained from female executives' experiences.