How She Got There: Mabel Katz, International Speaker

Name: Mabel Katz
Job Title: International Speaker
College/Major: Certified Public Accountant and License in Business Administration (Argentina)
Twitter Handle: @mabelkatz

Her Campus: What does your current job entail? Is there such a thing as a typical day?
Mabel Katz: Not really. I have days where I focus on the business, or finances whereas others I spend creating new seminars, and writing articles or books. The rest of the time I spend traveling giving conferences and seminars.
HC: What was your first entry-level job in your field and how did you get it?
MK: I began with organizing and promoting events, which led to me organizing my own events. Now, I have organizers and promoters doing it for me.
HC: What is one thing you wish you knew about your industry when you first started out that you know now?
MK: To hire more specialized people with PR and marketing experience in my field.

Gennifer is the Branded Content Specialist for Her Campus Media. In her role, she manages all sponsored content across platforms including editorial, social, and newsletters. As one of HC's first-ever writers, she previously wrote about career, college life, and more as a national writer during her time at Hofstra University. She also helped launch the How She Got There section, where she interviewed inspiring women in various industries. She lives in New York City.