Diana Kapp: Girls Who Run the World (A Regina Dominican School Event)

Join us in The Regina Dominican School Auditorium for a presentation by Diana Kapp, author of Girls Who Run the World: 31 CEOs Who Mean Business. Kapp is an accomplished journalist and professional, whose work has taken her through biotech startups, sportswear marketing, and chronicling the development of girls’ educational programs in Afghanistan.

In her new book – which is an answer to the Forbes Innovator List that features 99 men and only 1 woman – Kapp interviews female CEOs from companies such as 23AndMe, Rent the Runway, Pop Sugar, and more.  Hear more about these “in-the-trenches” stories of bravery, persistence, and pure innovation March 2nd! The event is free, but you do need to register here.  Can't make the event? Give The Book Stall a call at 847-446-8880, and we are happy to arrange an autographed copy for you.

"Just reading these stories will give you a confidence boost! Here are 30 incredible women with plenty of secrets to share; they'll show you that your journey may have bumps, and it probably won't be a straight path, but if you keep going you will make amazing things happen." -Claire Shipman, author of NYT bestseller The Confidence Code for Girls.

"Girls Who Run the World is a modern-day encyclopedia of the women who are changing the world today, period." --Sophia Amoruso, Founder & CEO, Girlboss, a media company dedicated to empowering women in business, and author of NYT bestseller #Girlboss.

"Diana Kapp brings us one of the most important gifts of all: inspiration for the next generation to create lives fueled with equal parts purpose and ambition. This book is a joyful testament to the power of girls, the power of immigrants, and the unlimited potential for young people everywhere to dream boldly." --Laurene Powell Jobs, Founder, Emerson Collective and College Track.

"All girls should dare to dream big, and Girls Who Run the World gives them the tools to not only achieve those dreams, but to change the world while they're doing it."--Arianna Huffington, Founder & CEO, Thrive Global

"Girls Who Run the World is a woman-to-woman playbook that spotlights bold businesswomen who have achieved success and done it in their own way. In these pages, Kapp reminds all women that if we work hard as one team and support one another, there is no limit to how far we will go." - Former Secretary of State, Madeleine K. Albright


Event date: 

Monday, March 2, 2020 - 9:00am to 10:00am

Event address: 

Regina Dominican High School
701 Locust Road
Wilmette, IL 60091
Girls Who Run the World: 31 CEOs Who Mean Business Cover Image
By Diana Kapp, Bijou Karman (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781984893055
Availability: On Our Shelves Now--Subject to Availability
Published: Delacorte Books for Young Readers - October 15th, 2019

The perfect graduation gift for future entrepreneurs! Part biography, part business how-to, and fully empowering, this book shows that you're never too young to dream BIG! With colorful portraits, fun interviews and DIY tips, Girls Who Run the World features the success stories of 31 leading ladies today of companies like Rent the Runway, PopSugar, and Soul C