[Past Event] How Frontier Technologies Are Changing the Human Experience
It’s not news that we are living in a world where technology is advancing rapidly. So rapidly, in fact, that a future filled with space travel and exploration, robotics and drones is closer than it’s ever been. Join Worth for a conversation on groundbreaking frontier technology, why it’s worth investing in now and how it’s accelerating scientific exploration and what it means to be human.
Featuring: Kathleen Entwistle, Private Wealth Advisor, Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management, Lisa Rich, Founder and Managing Partner, Hemisphere Ventures and Ariel Seidman, CEO & Cofounder, Hivemapper.
Moderated by: Juliet Scott-Croxford, CEO, Worth
Watch past webinars:
- Thursday, November 5, 12 p.m. ET/ 9 a.m. PT
A leader in private wealth management for successful families, women and business owners.
Kathy joined UBS in 2007 and subsequently formed Entwistle Partners, creating a team of professionals dedicated to providing multigenerational wealth advice to affluent families, C-suite executives and founders.
With her nearly 30-year career defined by many leadership roles, Kathy has been recognized with multiple awards and designations for her achievements—from Forbes as a Top 200 female financial advisor in the country to three consecutive Barron’s nominations to their “Top Women Financial Advisors” list. Kathy attributes her success to her dedicated team who help her deliver on strong personal relationships, thoughtful advice and a high level of service.
Officer in Corporate Trust Department, Manufacturers Hanover Trust
Vice President and Wealth Advisor, Morgan Stanley
Certified Financial Planner, (CFP®)
Certified Divorce Financial Analyst (CDFA®)
Forbes “Top Women Wealth Advisor,” 2018, 2019
Forbes “Best-in-State Wealth Advisor,” New Jersey, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020
Forbes “Top 200 Women Advisors,” 2017, 2018
M.B.A., Fordham University
Kathy serves on the Board of Directors for: The Ridgewood Public Library Foundation, The Family Support Organization of Bergen County, St, Joseph’s School for the Blind, Christian Health Care Center Foundation, and Ridgewood A.M. Rotary.
She is an active member of the Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey and Women United in Philanthropy.
In her free time, she enjoys golfing, spending time with family and relaxing at the beach.
Lisa Rich is a successful investor, strategist, communicator and operator. She is founder and Managing Partner of Hemisphere Ventures, an early stage venture capital firm focused on frontier tech: synthetic biology, robotics, drones and space. Hemisphere is a Top VC in the NewSpace sector that has invested in 200+ U.S. companies since 2014, and their portfolio includes +18 space companies including: Axiom Space, Umbra Lab, PlanetIQ and Made In Space (acquired by Redwire). Ms. Rich is also founder and Chief Operating Officer of Xplore, a commercial space exploration company providing low-cost access to space with missions to Earth orbit and beyond via their highly-capable Xcraft, designed to orbit the Moon, Mars, Venus, Lagrange points and near-Earth asteroids. She is dedicated to advancing commercialization for the frontier tech and space industry in particular, and is a frequent speaker on this topic. Appearances include NewSpace, The Center for Space Commerce and Finance, TechStars, Project Geospatial, AFWERX EngageSpace, Keiretsu Forum, Shearman & Sterling Family Office Group, Boston Private Wealth, Meb Faber show and SpaceCom; she also discussed the NewSpace industry on U.S. Commerce Secretary, Hon. Wilbur Ross’ panel discussion at the U.S. State Department in 2019. Ms. Rich holds a B.S. in English from Loyola University Chicago, and master’s degree from the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago.
Ariel Seidman is CEO & Co-Founder of Hivemapper, a lead 3D mapping company backed by Google Ventures and Spark Capital. Previous to Hivemapper, he founded and grew Gigwalk – one of the first gig economy platforms for work. Gigwalk was backed by Greylock Partners and grew to 3 million users contributing data across the globe for enterprise fortune 500 companies. Previously, he was Director of Product Management for Yahoo! Search and Maps where he developed a deep passion for building a new kind of global map.
Juliet currently serves as CEO for media brand Worth, responsible for leading its transformation from a print magazine to a content platform that focuses on ‘Worth beyond Wealth’ and inspires and informs an affluent, influential and successful community of individuals to be their best selves.
Juliet began her career as a management consultant, learning to code at IBM Business Consulting Services, before focusing on business strategy and organizational change, working with clients to solve complex business problems across a variety of sectors through the use of technology.
Her experience in this area took her to a role at Boxwood (now KPMG) where she worked as a senior consultant in strategy and business change, with a focus on the media and technology sector. After working as a consultant with Guardian News & Media on its print to digital strategy, in 2012 she was confirmed in a permanent role to lead strategy and operations for the Guardian Media Group’s commercial division based in London.
Juliet joined the Guardian’s executive committee in 2015 and, as chief delivery officer; was responsible for the strategic implementation of the global three year turnaround plan and subsequent transformation and growth for the Guardian’s US operation, relocating to New York in 2016.
She lives in Westchester with her husband and son, is a keen runner, yogi, and skier.