NAAAP leadership forum showcases Asian faces

Young Asian Americans learned about what it meant to be a leader at the National Association of Asian American Professionals (NAAAP) Third Annual Leadership Forum on Oct. 4 at the Boston Marriot Cambridge. “Raise your hand up high and say I am a leader to whichever group you feel like leading because we need more of those roles,” said Sheila Lirio Marcelo, CEO and founder of, in her keynote speech. The event meant to inspire junior professionals, with about 250 professionals and students at the forum. Beginning with a career fair of 18 organizations, the 2014 theme was “Leading … Continue reading

NAAAP Boston hosts second annual Leadership Forum

The exciting day started with five Asian professional leaders from industry-leading companies sharing their personal stories about their leadership journey with over 300 attendees in the Second Leadership Forum. The event was held by the National Association of Asian American Professionals – Boston Chapter (NAAAP Boston) on Sept. 14, at the Hilton Back Bay Hotel. Continue reading