Star Jones – President, Professional Diversity Network
Star Jones is an attorney, former New York City homicide prosecutor, business executive, best-selling author and an Emmy award nominated TV host.
Skilled in law, media and business, Ms. Jones is presently a member of the Board of Directors and President of Professional Diversity Network, a publicly traded company (Nasdaq: IPDN). As such, Ms. Jones leads a nationwide team dedicated to supporting and advocating for IPDN’s over 10-million member network of diverse job-seekers. Ms. Jones is also National Spokesperson for IPDN’s new subsidiary, the International Association of Women (IAW) (formerly NAPW) based in the US and China that now provides expanded networking and career opportunities for nearly 1,000,000 diverse professional women members globally in the over 100 local US and China chapters and 35,000+ virtual eChapter members. As President of IPDN, Ms. Jones is responsible for implementing IPDNs programming strategy and is tasked with conveying the message, brand and image of IPDN worldwide. She is amongst a small group of African-American women helping to lead a publicly traded company in the U.S.