Hartman Simons’ Lori Kilberg will be part of an upcoming
high-profile panel discussion that will examine the ways in which women are
shaping Atlanta’s art and business communities. The 11th
Annual Women in the Arts Panel Luncheon
will take place on Wednesday, Feb.
27, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Georgian Terrace Hotel. The event will
benefit the Synchronicity Theatre,
which was created in 1997 to support female artists.

In today’s Four on Friday, we present
four things you need to know about the luncheon.

is participating?
In addition to Kilberg, the panelists will include: Genevieve Bos, CEO of IdeaString and founder of PINK Magazine;
Alpha Tyler, a film and commercial casting director;
Lauri Stallings, a choreographer and one of Creative
Loafing’s 20 People to Watch in 2012; and Kappy
deButts, executive director of The Zeist Foundation.

Brenda Wood, evening-news
anchor for 11Alive, will be the moderator.

How much do tickets cost? $65 for
individuals (those who work for non-profits can purchase tickets for $50
apiece). Click here for full ticket details.

Who is being honored at the luncheon?
Pearl Cleage, a novelist, playwright and poet; and Virginia Hepner, CEO of the
Woodruff Arts Center.

What is the theme of this year’s panel
"Currency, Culture and Community: How Leading Women Are
Changing Our City"

For more information,
please visit the
Synchronicity website