Headliners - Jean Case's New Book - Be Fearless: 5 Principles for a Life of Breakthroughs & Purpose

Wharton Club Members invited to attend this event. Comp for President's Club & Lifetime Members

February 27, 2019 6:30 PM
Location:  Press Club Conference Rooms


  • In her new book, “Be Fearless: 5 Principles for a Life of Breakthroughs and Purpose,” Jean Case, Chairman of the National Geographic Society and CEO of the Case Foundation, draws from her own life’s journey and success stories of ordinary entrepreneurs to explain why - particularly in today’s crowded marketplace of ideas and information - it pays to be fearless. Case will share tips and inspiration at a  ational Press Club Headliners book event on Wednesday, February 27 at 6:30 p.m.
  • This event will take place in the Club’s conference rooms and will feature a presentation by the author, an audience question-and-answer session, and a book signing.  
  • Books will also be available for purchase at the event. Proceeds from book sales will benefit the non-profit affiliate of the Club, the National Press Club Journalism Institute, so we kindly ask that you leave all outside books and memorabilia at home.
  • About the Author:
  • Co-founded the Case Foundation in 1997 with a mission to “invest in people and ideas that can change the world” through inclusive entrepreneurship and impact investing. Before launching the Case Foundation, Case was a senior executive at America Online, Inc. (AOL), where she directed the marketing and branding that helped to establish and grow the company from a small startup to a household name and utility.
  • Prior to joining AOL, Case held strategic marketing positions at GE’s Information Services Division and The Source, the nation’s first online service. Case currently serves as the Chairman of the Board of the National Geographic Partners and on the boards of Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure and the White House Historical Association.


  • Tickets are $10 for regular Wharton Club members and guests.
  • They are COMPLIMENTARY for President's Club and Lifetime Members and one guest each.
  • There will be a cash bar.
  • Click here to reserve your place(s)!!!

Event details:
WHERE: National Press Club
529 14th Street NW
13th Floor - Conference Rooms
Washington, DC 20045
WHEN: Wednesday, February 27, 2019
6:30-8:00 p.m.


7:30PM - 9:00PM Wed 27 Feb 2019 ( Timezone: Eastern )


National Press Club
14th & F Sts, NW 13th Floor, Conference Rooms
Washington, DC 20045 USA

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Look Who's Coming:

Alan Schlaifer
  Wharton Club of DC
Guest of Alan Schlaifer
Helen Qubain
  Story Goldmine
Guest of Helen Qubain
Eliot Shatzman
  Merrill Lynch
Steve Kann
Guess of Steve Kann
Monique Lass
... a total of 10 guests.
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