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Payal Kadakia of a Billion Dollar Company Will Discuss Gender Bias at International Women’s Day Event in Orlando.

Orlando, FL – March 04, 2022  Payal Kadakia is the Founder and Executive Chair of ClassPass, a one billion dollar fitness and wellness mobile app. The platform connects people with fitness classes, gyms and experiences around the world to improve their health and well-being. Ms. Kadakia will speak at an International Women’s Day event in Orlando.  She will talk about gender bias and the challenges she faced while building a billion-dollar business. (#BreakTheBias)  The Indian American Chamber of Commerce Orlando is hosting Ms. Kadakia as the first speaker of its new Distinguished Speaker Series.
International Women’s Day is a global holiday celebrated annually on March 08 to commemorate the cultural, political and socioeconomic achievements of women. Ms. Kadakia will speak at the IACC Distinguished Speaker Series on March 10, 2022 at 6:15 PM. The event will be held at the DoubleTree by Hilton, 10100 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32821.
IACC Chair Neal H. Patel is available for news media interviews ahead of this important community event.
“Payal Kadaikia is an exceptional leader who broke many barriers on her way to success,” said Neal H. Patel, IACC Chair. “Staying true to her passion for dance has led her to create a platform valued at over $1 billion, while making it easier for us to enjoy staying active.  We are honored to have her join us for our first Distinguished Speaker Series celebrating International Women’s Day. Payal will discuss #BreakingTheBias, her journey as a female entrepreneur, and her new book Life Pass:  Drop Your Limits, Rise to Your Potential.”
The IACC is partnering with Orlando Health and Biller Genie for this event.
Ms. Kadakia is also the Author of LifePass: Drop Your Limits, Rise to Your Potential.  She is also Founder and Artistic Director of the Sa Dance Company, which raises awareness of Indian Dance in the mainstream. She has been listed as Fast Company’s 100 Most Creative People and was named to Fortune’s 40 under 40 list. Payal is a graduate of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).


The IACC is focused on “Connecting People and Fostering Business” and is recognized as the business organization for the Indian American community, as well as those who would like to do business with Indian Americans in Central Florida, or in India.  The IACC and its members are committed to community service, assisting charitable groups, and increasing trade between the United States and India.  Visit www.IACCOrlando.com for more information.


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