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DCA Darien Neighbors, Global Players Speaker Series with Scott Pelley
May 2, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Launched last year, this highly-acclaimed speaker series returns to spotlight some of our very own Darien residents. You may know them as friends and neighbors – but they are also some of the most successful leaders and innovators in their respective fields. They will share insights from their careers and discuss issues and trends in their industry.
Correspondent, 60 Minutes
Truth Worth Telling
Thursday, May 2: 7:00pm reception, 7:45pm presentation
You can watch him on television every Sunday night and now he’s joining us at the DCA. Scott Pelley is among the most experienced reporters in American journalism and he has been a correspondent to the award-winning CBS 60 Minutes since 2004. In his almost 30 years at the network, Pelley has also been the anchor and managing editor of The CBS Evening News, covering the major stories of our times and interviewing the newsmakers who have changed our world. Barrett Bookstore will be offering a special presale of his forthcoming memoir, Truth Worth Telling, at the event.
Gold Sponsors: Northern Trust • John M. Glover Insurance Agency
Silver Sponsor: Anonymous
Bronze Sponsors: PG Properties • Hawes Team and Nancy Dauk of Halstead CT in Darien • Darien Police Association
Individual speaker tickets: $30 DCA members / $45 public
Ticket prices include a wine reception.
Advance ticket purchase is recommended for individual speakers.
Individual speaker tickets will also be available at the door.