Tel Aviv, Israel, April 9, 2017 – Today Pinnacle Group Chairman and CEO Nina Vaca returned from Israel where she spent seven days as a Women in Leadership Delegate by invitation of the American-Israel Friendship League (AIFL) in conjunction with the Israeli government.
As a Women in Leadership Delegate, Vaca traveled the country meeting with renowned leaders including Ambassador Liora Herzl, Commissioner Mariam Kabaha, Director Sarah Ma’udi, Justice Esther Hayut, Dr. Eran Lerman, Danna Hochstein, and Mayor Rafik Halabi. During these meetings, she discussed the important role Israeli women play as entrepreneurs and the future of women in Israeli leadership. She also shared her own entrepreneurial journey of founding Pinnacle Group and growing it to be an industry-leading workforce solutions provider to iconic global corporations.
Vaca also engaged with and visited many notable organizations and institutes, including the Yitzhak Rabin Center, NATAL, SOSA, Ziv Hospital, The Golda Meir Mashav “Carmel” International Training Center (MCTC), Olim Beyahad, and Hadassah Hospital. Throughout her trip, Vaca explored the culture of Israel, visiting Holy Sites and historical landmarks as well as participating in her first Shabbat Dinner.
“Israel is an incredible country, full of innovation and entrepreneurship,“ Vaca describes. “The people I’ve met have deeply touched me. They demonstrate the strength and beauty of the human spirit, overcoming every obstacle to build their families, businesses and communities. I applaud both America and Israel for inviting us to participate in this life-changing opportunity.”
For more information on the American-Israel Friendship League please visit www.aifl.org.