Morgan Stanley Wealth Management Hosts Houston Conversation with Three Extraordinary Women: Laila Ali, Carla Harris and Kimberley Hatchett

Wed Jan 16, 2013 12:55pm EST

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NEW YORK--(Business Wire)--
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management announced today that it will be hosting a
discussion and cocktail reception with three extraordinary women in business and
sports at the Hotel ZAZA in Houston, TX, on Wednesday, January 30 at 6:00 p.m. 

The event will feature boxing champion and beauty and lifestyle CEO Laila Ali;
Morgan Stanley Managing Director and Senior Client Advisor Carla Harris, who is
also a gospel singer with a passion for golf; Morgan Stanley Private Wealth
Advisor Kimberly Hatchett, a mentoring advocate whose love of track and field
laid the foundation to propel her to new heights. Laila, Carla and Kimberly will
discuss with moderator and media personality Bevy Smith their paths to personal
and professional success. 

The panelists will share their journey of challenges and triumphs in work,
family and philanthropy, reflecting on how a passion for sports has played a
pivotal role. Audience members will be encouraged to ask themselves, "What do I
want?" and consider new life models and ideas for rewriting their own
narratives. 

"This is part of a series of events we are hosting around the country to explore
issues of vital importance in our local communities," said Mandell Crawley,
Managing Director, Head of National Business Development Group, Morgan Stanley
Wealth Management. "Our Firm`s commitment to women and multicultural markets
goes hand-in-hand with our role as a leader in wealth management and our mission
of helping our clients reach their fullest potential." 

Lisa Cregan, Managing Director of the Houston Post Oak Complex in Houston, said,
"These women are all industry powerhouses with a wealth of knowledge to share.
It`s a pleasure to host this event for the Houston community and facilitate a
discussion about personal strategies for winning." 

The event will take place on Wednesday, January 30, at The Hotel ZAZA, Houston
Museum District, 5701 Main Street Houston, TX 77005. To RSVP for this event,
please contact a Morgan Stanley Financial Advisor, or e-mail
Danielle.Lanza@MorganStanley.com. 

Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, a global leader, provides access to a wide
range of products and services to individuals, businesses and institutions,
including brokerage and investment advisory services, financial and wealth
planning, credit and lending, cash management, annuities and insurance,
retirement and trust services. 

Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) is a leading global financial services firm providing
a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth
management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including
corporations, governments, institutions and individuals from more than 1,200
offices in 43 countries. For further information about Morgan Stanley, please
visit www.morganstanley.com. 

© 2013 Morgan Stanley Smith Barney LLC. Member SIPC.

Morgan Stanley
Tricia Nestfield, (914) 225-6369
Tricia.Nestfield@MorganStanley.com



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