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Olami Professional Circles online is a unique virtual program for young Jewish professionals that offers you exclusive access to successful business leaders, industry experts, and mentorship.  Each week you can tune in to hear from the best business minds on various topics and spend time in a mentorship circle broadening your knowledge on Jewish ethics relevant to the workplace.

See our upcoming events below to register. Please note that places are limited. 

David S. Shapira: Executive Chairman, Giant Eagle, Inc. Chairman, David and Karen Shapira Foundation

Tues, July 14 , 7:45 PM (EDT) 


Topic: Developing the Leader in You!


Michael Staenberg: President Staenberg Group

Thurs, July 16,  07:45 PM EDT


Topic: The Future of Retail Real Estate


Bob Deiner, President, getaroom.com, Founder Hotels.com

Tues, July 21, 7:45 PM (EDT)


Topic: The Future of the Hotel Industry – Post Covid-19


Riva Ariella Ritvo-Slifka, PhD - President,The Alan B. Slifka Foundation & Asst. Professor at Yale University

Thurs, July 23, 7:45 PM (EDT)


Topic : Channeling Pain Into Positivity



Rabbi Yitz Greenman "Rabbi to the CEO's" & Strategic Advisor @ Olami

Tues, July 28, 7:45 PM (EDT)


Topic:  Happiness: The Fuel for a Meaningful Life….Happiness begets success—not the other way around!


Susy Horn co-founder of Olami and leading global philanthropist

Thurs, July 30,  6:30 PM (EDT)


SPECIAL : Tisha b’Av program

Topic: From Destruction to Rebirth- Susy Horn shares her story on growing up as a child of survivors. 



David S. Shapira

Executive Chairman, Giant Eagle, Inc. Chairman, David and Karen Shapira Foundation. During his 31 year tenure David Shapira positioned Giant Eagle, Inc. as an industry leader, and grew the company from a local chain of 50 grocery stores to an organization now employing 35,000 Team Members, with more than 425 locations and approximately $9.5 billion in revenue.

Michael Staenberg

As President Staenberg Group, Michael is known for his endless energy and competitive edge. The simplest decisions impact the experience of the people coming to a shopping center.

Bob Deiner

Bob is the co-founder and President of getaroom.com, which was awarded the best hotel booking site by frommers.com. After receiving his law degree from Cornell where he was an editor of the Cornell Law Review.

Riva Ariella Ritvo-Slifka

President,The Alan B. Slifka Foundation & Asst. Professor at Yale University-Riva has worked in the area of autism and developmental disabilities for many years. Until 2007, she served the field by working as a child therapist and researcher.

Rabbi Yitz Greenman

Rabbi to the CEO's" & Strategic Advisor @ Olami. He studied Political Science and Economics at Brandeis University and Hebrew University and was ordained as a rabbi at Aish HaTorah in Jerusalem. After years of study in Israel, Yitz and his wife Leah moved to NYC to start Aish NY. He was delighted to join the Olami team.

Susy Horn

Co-founder of Olami and leading global philanthropist, Susy horn is married to Eli Horn and together they have supported Jewish communities and causes around the world in countries including Israel, Korea and Belarus.