2013 Go Red Chair
Vice President, Marketing Director
Immediate Past Chair
Western Health Advantage
VP External Affairs
Golden 1 Credit Union
Downey Brand LLP
Senior Vice President
Runyon Saltzman & Einhorn, Inc.
Nugget Market, Inc.
Director of Public Affairs
President & CEO
Perry Communications Group
Dr. Jonathan Breslau
Radiological Associates of Sacramento M.D.
Message from the 2013 Chairperson
Rick Cwynar-Vice President, Marketing Director of Wells Fargo
Rick Cwynar is the Marketing Director for Northern and Central California Community Banking for Wells Fargo. As Director, Cwynar is responsible for all Wells Fargo local marketing and advertising strategies for the Northern and Central California Region. Additionally, he is responsible for internal marketing for the region’s 201 community banking stores. Cwynar has 12 years experience in the financial services industry. He began his career with Wells Fargo in 1999 as a project
manager in finance and in 2001 joined the regional marketing team as a marketing manager. In 2010 he became Vice President, Marketing Director.
Rick currently serves on the boards of the VetFund Foundation, St. Johns Shelter for Women, the Sacramento World Music and Dance Festival and is the current chair for Go Red for Women.
Welcome to the Sacramento Go Red for Women Luncheon!We’re delighted you are here and appreciate your interest in learning how you can advance health, stop heart disease and save women’s lives. That’s what the American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women® movement is all about.
Heart disease isn’t just a man’s problem. It’s a woman’s problem, too. In fact, it’s the No. 1 killer of women. And, tragically, far too few women realize their risk from this preventable disease. We need to raise women’s awareness of their risk and protect our mothers, daughters, sisters, friends and ourselves.
You can help, starting today. Here’s how:
First, take charge of your own heart health. Visit your doctor. Know your numbers (learn more at www.GoRedForWomen.org). You can improve your blood pressure, cholesterol and other numbers by making lifestyle changes. You’ll be healthier and look and feel better, too.
Second, join the American Heart Association in making it your mission to fight heart disease in women. Help spread the word that heart disease is women’s No. 1 killer. Share what you learn today with your family and members of your community. Tell five women you want them to live and we can help stop heart disease in our lifetime.
Third and last, consider making a contribution. Your donation today will make a difference in the lives of women here and across the country. You can help fund local and national Go Red activities that support awareness, research, education and community programs that benefit women.
Thank you again for being here. My hope is that you won’t leave today without committing to making a difference by joining the Go Red For Women movement — women everywhere need your help. Only one in five women believes that heart disease is her greatest health threat. We believe reducing risk and preventing heart disease starts with education — and you. There’s so much to do, and so much at stake.
With your commitment, we can help women and their families live longer, stronger lives. Thank you for your generous support.
Chief Executive Officer
American Heart Association
nationally sponsored by
locally sponsored by