Pernille Spiers-LopezThe Arizona YWCA Metropolitan Phoenix will host its next YW Empowerment Series featuring Pernille Spiers-Lopez, former CEO of IKEA North America, 11:30 a.m. -1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13 at the Arizona Biltmore, 2400 E Missouri Ave.

Women will have the opportunity to learn about Spiers-Lopez’s secrets to success. “Don’t spend your whole life searching for the right job, make it the most important job to find the right life,” advises Spiers-Lopez.

IKEA is the leading home furnishings company in the world and is recognized for offering well-designed, functional home furnishings at low prices. During her tenure as CEO of IKEA North America (2001-2009), Spiers-Lopez led the company to its fastest expansion ever, growing from a small “niche” retailer with 15 stores to a nationally recognized major player with 38 stores.

Tickets are $50. Visit or call 602-258-0990 for more information and registration.


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