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Background Information

Employment History

Barron's

Executive

Callan Associates Inc.

Affiliations

Founder
WomensTrust Inc

Founder
Women's Bond Club of New York

Purpose Prize Fellow
Innovation

Purpose Prize Fellow
United Nations African Mothers Association

Founder
Women&

Founder
Dana Dakin

Founder
Board

Founder
Dakin Partners

Fellow
The Purpose Prize

Board Member
Women's Fund of New Hampshire

Education

B.A.

Scripps College

Web References (193 Total References)


Traders Magazine proudly ...

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Traders Magazine proudly salutes Dana Dakin, Founder, Dakin Partners LLC and Holly A. Stark, Managing Member, Efficient Frontiers LLC

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Dana Dakin
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Don't tell Dana Dakin she can't do something. Because then the highly competitive entrepreneur will do it.
Dana Dakin, Dakin Partners
One challenger inadvertently helped her break the glass ceiling. Dakin was working in the 1970s as the first woman executive at Callan Associates. She was calculating time-weighted returns and managed staff. But she was told by a well-meaning boss to forget about becoming a consultant.
She said he told her: "Men would never listen to women's investment advice, so I would never be able to move into the consulting side of the business."
Dakin would ultimately start her own consulting firm. She credits her former boss - who she says is "a great guy, but old-school," with jump-starting her career.
"You betcha. He did me a big favor," Dakin said.
In 1976, she founded Dakin Partners, a marketing consulting practice geared to institutional investment management and trading firms.


February 21, 2012-The WomensTrust U.S. ...

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February 21, 2012-The WomensTrust U.S. Board of Directors announced today that founder and president Dana Dakin has retired from the board... More Executive Director of WomensTrust to Tour US in November 10-26-2011 - Dana Dakin, founder of WomensTrust, announced the United States tour by Wilma Longdon, executive director of the Trust's Ghana headquarters in Pokuase.

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Fall 2011 - Dana Dakin, founder of WomensTrust, is pleased to announce the upcoming United States tour by Wilma Longdon, executive director of the Trust's Ghana headquarters in Pokuase.
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Dana Dakin of Womenstrust Speaks at Audacia Conference Sept 26-27 September 11, 2011 - "Within communities mired in poverty, girls face formidable hurdles along their educational pathway. In eight years, WomensTrust has sponsored a series of innovations that turn girls into their own advocates and parents into proud partners..." More WT Announces Partnership with Women's Empowerment International August 11, 2011 - Dana Dakin, founder of WomensTrust, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Women's Empowerment (WE), a San Diego-based nonprofit organization that provides microfinance loans and business services to women in poverty. More WT Recipient of Microfinance Competition Proposal July 15, 2011 - New London, NH --- WomensTrust founder Dana Dakin recently announced that the organization is the recipient of a viable microfinance proposal sponsored by Credit Suisse and the Americas IT Women's Council. More Any Woman Can Make a Difference: Dana Dakin and WomensTrust New York - On Wednesday, April 13, 2011, entrepreneur and philanthropist Dana Dakin will speak to Anglican Women's Empowerment about Women's Trust...


Board of Directors & National Advisory Council | Partnering For Change

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Dana Dakin - Founder, WomensTrust, Inc.; Founder & President, Dakin Partners, LLC


Don't Be Flummoxed | musings about instructional design and more… | Page 2

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Dana Dakin - Women's Trust, founder and president- The Power of the Over Ground Railroad

Dakin connected to the Ghanian village of Pokuase, a semi-urban community on the outskirts of Accra, to pilot and test an entrepreneurial approach to women's empowerment.


Or your readers might be interested ...

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Or your readers might be interested in Dana Dakin, who founded WomensTrust, now an emerging model for microfinance in Africa. Dana began with only a portion of the proceeds from the sale of her used Volvo. Any, nice job. Best of luck.

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