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KEY4WOMEN FOUNDER MARIA COYNE OFFERS INSIGHT IN NEW
BOOK " WOM EN WHO LEAD - THE 8 ESSENTIAL
STRATEGIES SUCCESSFUL WOMEN KNOW"
CLEVELAND - Oct. 10, 2012 - KeyBank executive Maria Coyne is
featured in "Women Who Lead - The 8 Essential Strategies
Successful Women Know." The book is authored by women
leadership experts Sharon Hadary and Laura Henderson.
For more information and to see the 8 Success Strategies , visit
Coyne, one of 13 women leaders quoted in "How Women Lead", is
head of Key's Consumer and Business Banking segment and
founder of Key4Women. American Banker magazine consistently
lists Coyne in the annual list Top 25 Women to Watch; Coyne
is ranked 13th in the 2012 list.
"Sharon and Laura developed a solid platform for women
leaders and women who are preparing for leadership," Coyne
said. "It is my honor to be included in "How Women Lead,"
which is a true celebration of the power and perspective of
Hadary and Henderson wrote "How Women Lead" to give women the
confidence to lead like a woman; the knowledge to acquire the
professional credentials to advance; the encouragement to
invest in their personal well-being; and the charge to be a
change agent for other women.
They identified eight strategies that help women achieve
their leadership goals by analyzing perspectives provided by
Coyne and other women leaders and combining those insights
with their personal experiences and extensive research.
"The women leaders we interviewed brought the book alive by
sharing their real life experiences and
perspectives," Hadary and Henderson said.
Coyne's insights in the book range from the importance of
building several strong layers of networks,
why company financials should be every employee's business to
respecting the value of serendipity.
Hadary is the former and founding executive director of the
Center for Women's Business Research and a
leader in creating social change. Coyne is a member of the
Center' s board. Henderson is an advocate of
women in business and the former and founding CEO of
Prospects Associates. She was named The
National Women Business Owner of the Year.
Founded in 2005, Key4Women helps women in business achieve
their goals by providing access to capital, customized
solutions, ongoing education and networking opportunities.
networking events and professional development opportunities.
Among the nation's largest financial services companies and a
leading small business lender, Key provides financial
services to thousands of women-owned businesses in 14 states
and continuously exceeds lending goal commitments to
women-owned businesses. Follow Key4Women @Key4Women.
KeyCorp (NYSE: KEY) was organized more than 160 years ago and
is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio. One of the nation's
largest bank-based financial services companies, Key has
assets of approximately $87 billion.
Key provides deposit, lending, cash management and investment
services to individuals, small and medium-sized businesses in
14 states under the name of KeyBank National Association. Key
also provides a broad range of sophisticated corporate and
investment banking products, such as merger and acquisition
advice, public and private debt and equity, syndications and
derivatives to middle market companies in selected industries
throughout the United States under the KeyBanc Capital
Markets trade name. For more information, visit
https://www.key.com/. KeyBank is Member FDIC.
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