Feb 8th: Olde York Farm Woman Owned Distillery Pop Up


February 8th, 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Event Agenda

6:00pm-7:00pm: Olde York Farm Cocktail Hour & Networking
7:00pm-7:30pm: The Story Behind Olde York Farm a Woman Owned Distillery
(samples will be served)
7:30pm-7:45pm: Aysha Shares her Newest Tops & Blouses, Perfect for Girls Night Out. 
7:45pm-8:30pm: Network & Shop

Speaker Information


Louise Newsome Co-Owner of Olde York Farm until recently was Vice President of Programming for a national women’s networking and professional development organization, supporting 150 local chapters.

Her passion for supporting women continues as she works alongside her 27yr old daughter Sophie who is at the helm of Olde York Farm products and business development, producing the highest quality liquor using locally sourced organic products.

Louise is not new to the entrepreneurial world as a business owner for over 20 years, and recently hired as Chief Business Development Officer for Trade and Prosper, a social enterprise start-up that focuses on supporting local business.

Louise also serves on the Board of Directors for the NYS Distillery Guild and has served on several other voluntary boards in the past including; NAPW NYC Chapter President (2009-2017), and founding Chair of Art Works a non-profit supporting the visual arts in the Nyack School District (2006- 2010)

About The Host

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The AYSHA NY brand embodies the feminine, elegant and exotic taste of its CEO & Creative Director, Aysha Saeed. Prior to launching her brand, Aysha created a design & production consulting business, working with various European luxury fashion houses. Her past clients include Dior in Paris under John Galliano and Dolce Gabbana in Milan, among others. 

While Aysha's first love has always been fashion, she started her career working for various financial service institutions in NYC for 10 years. She decided to give it up and take the risk of pursuing her dream-making Monday her favorite day of the week. 

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