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IFDA NY- It’s All About YOU!
Wednesday March 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT
Wednesday Webinar Series:
It’s All About YOU!
Wednesday, March 23, 2022 at noon. (EST)
Attend an international market;
present a program to promote your chapter and
increase visibility for you and IFDA among clients and colleagues;
research furniture design or textiles;
participate in a preservation project.
All of this can be for you, yes you, because of
Educational Foundation financial support available to you !
As members of IFDA, you are automatically a member of the Educational Foundation with all the privileges it brings to you and your chapter.
Helen Wagner, Educational Foundation Chair,
will tell you more about how to open these doors at a webinar on
Wednesday, March 23, at noon. (EST)
Moderator- David Santiago IFDA NY Chapter President
Presenter – Helen Wagner, IFDA Educational Foundation Chair
Helen Wagner, Educational Foundation Chair, joined the New York Chapter of IFDA in 1993. As Manager of 3M Public Relations in New York City, she led the efforts to support furniture and textile manufacturers throughout the world.
Helen continues to be actively involved in the IFDA New York Chapter and has served as chapter secretary as well as on numerous committees. Over the years, she was recipient of two of the chapter’s prestigious Circle of Excellence Awards – for Community Service and another for Public Relations.
After ten years in New York City, she moved back to 3M’s Global Headquarter in
Minnesota to lead Public Relations for the $32 billion company with operations in 70 countries. She now divides her time between St Paul and New York City.
Helen is also a lecturer at universities and professional organizations. A teacher at heart, she has been a university adjunct professor in business and management. For more than 20 years, she has worked as a volunteer reading teacher for elementary school children to bring her mantra to life, “reading is freedom”.