to join us for our November Women's Breakfast
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
8:00 am - 11:00 am
Soho House, Malibu, California
Bridget is an outdoor travel writer who has guided remote river expeditions down many of the world’s greatest river canyons in far-flung regions of Zambia, Ethiopia, the Philippines, Peru, Chile, Costa Rica, India and the Western United States. She was the first river guide to break the silence of rampant sexual harassment in the river guiding community in a story for Men’s Journal, and her essay addressing the culture of sexual harassment in the outdoor industry for SNEWS has set the standard for how to implement change in the industry. She is a contributing author to Lonely Planet guidebooks and The Best Women’s Travel Writing series, with work featured in National Geographic Adventure, Trail Runner, Paddler, Outside and Vela among others. She is a writer for the outdoor clothing company, Patagonia, and has just completed work a memoir. Bridget lives on the edge of the continent in Malibu with her husband and two daughters.
Brittney Castro, CFP®, AAMS®, CRPC® is the founder and CEO of Financially Wise Women, a Los Angeles-based financial planning firm whose mission is to teach women and couples the art of managing their money the fun and simple way. As a Certified Financial Planner™, Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor, Accredited Asset Management Specialist, entrepreneur and speaker, Brittney works with busy professional women and couples who are ready to make their finances work for them and use their money to live the lives of their dreams. After years of working in the male-dominated world of financial planning, Brittney realized she wanted to work with clients the same way she talks about money with her girlfriends–in a smart, personal, feminine way that’s compassionate, fun and nonjudgmental.
Brittney has become a well-known financial expert and a go-to resource for national media outlets. She’s been featured on CNN, CNBC, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, CBS, KTLA, Fox 11 News, Glamour, Elle, Marie Claire, Darling, Entrepreneur, Woman’s World, Financial Planning, Investment News, Registered Rep magazine and many more. She’s also a coveted speaker and host, and she loves spreading her wisdom about finance, entrepreneurship and smart investing to the masses.
Additionally, Brittney serves as the Chase Financial Education Ambassador, a role in which she’ll be traveling the country, giving interviews and speaking at events in an effort to spread financial literacy to more women and men. She is also a CFP® Pro spokeswoman in the CFP Board Center for Financial Planning campaign to educate more women and minorities about the career of financial planning. Finally, Brittney serves as an Entrepreneur Network Partner to provide entertainment, education and inspirational content to the millions of entrepreneurs seeking actionable, entertaining content. Away from the office, you can find Brittney working out, drinking coffee or a green smoothie, playing at the park with her dog Arya and, of course, dancing.
For more information, visit: www.financiallywisewomen.com or follow her on social media @BrittneyCastro