Mediabistro’s fearless leader and cyberhostess Laurel Touby will be recognized at tomorrow’s Women’s Leadership Exchange Conference in New York City.  Laurel will receive the Compass Award for shifting the paradigm of how women are perceived in the world and be interviewed by acclaimed magazine writer and author Judith Newman.

The ceremony will take place at MetLife Building on Sixth Avenue (between 41st and 42nd Street) tomorrow from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.  The conference will also feature presentations on social media marketing and networking as well as a panel discussion led by SheFinds Media founder/CEO Michelle Madhok and Thinkso founder Armanda Neville.