On Thursday, May 15, 2014, Susan Ascher was the keynote speaker for Wells Fargo’s Women of Influence Series and this year’s theme was “Women Who Pursue Their Passion”. The event was held at The Pleasantdale Chateau in West Orange, NJ and was attended by over 200 clients and friends of the firm. In addition, featured panelists included Geri Topfer, Founder and President of Kula for Karma and Deborah Jackson, Founder and CEO of Plum Alley. A cocktail and dinner reception was followed by a chocolate tasting led by Laura LoFaro, Chocolatier, of 2 Chicks With Chocolate.