"I was surprised by the cold shoulder I got from other executives," says Garber, chief operating officer at International SOS Assistance. "I've been open to mentoring other women."
Fortunately, a furious search did not end in futility. She met the ideal mentor at a time when she wasn't even looking. She struck up a conversation with a woman sitting next to her in a nail salon. Garber learned that the woman, Delores Brisbon, was a prominent retired COO from the Univer