An Exclusive Conversation With Libby Weiss
Women and the Media
Hosted by Women for Israel
Tuesday, April 6, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm ET
Join Jewish National Fund-USA’s Sapphire Society as we explore the underbelly of the media and how it portrays women and Israel. Libby Weiss, a seasoned media strategist who serves as the Head of Communications for digital health company Healthy.io and who formerly served as a spokesperson for the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) covering North American media relations, will lead us in discussion of how this billion-dollar industry has the power to impact perception all over the world and what leaders must do to combat it.
This complimentary event is open to all Sapphire Society donors who have contributed $5,000+ to the 2021 campaign.
Former Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Spokesperson
Captain (Res.) Libby Weiss serves as the Head of Communications for digital health company Healthy.io Weiss formerly served as a spokesperson for the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) covering North American press and oversaw all of the IDF’s social media activity. During her tenure in the IDF, she developed the IDF’s communications strategy for North America and worked closely with reporters from leading news outlets, including CNN, Fox News, The New York Times, The Associated Press, and more.
In 2014, Libby was awarded the Presidential Award of Excellence for her service by President Shimon Peres.
Sapphire Society National Co-Chairs
Melissa Asarch Wittenberg, National Director, Women for Israel and JNFuture
[email protected] or 212.879.9305 x244