The Lexington Chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) is pleased to celebrate women business owners at the 2012 Winners’ Circle Awards Luncheon on Tuesday, April 10 at the Marriott Griffin Gate in Lexington. The event will begin at 11:15 a.m. with networking and registration, and lunch will be served at 11:45 a.m.
Each year the Lexington Chapter of NAWBO recognizes a Kentucky woman who has shown outstanding leadership, financial stamina and control, contributed to her community through time and resources, understands and resolves complex issues, and is dedicated to furthering women in business through personal support and mentoring. This year, NAWBO Lexington is proud to honor Dr. Reva Tackett as our Winners’ Circle Award recipient.
In addition to the Winners’ Circle Award, nominations are now being accepted for four additional awards which will be presented at the Winners’ Circle event on April 10. They include:
Woman Business Owner of the Year
NAWBO Member of the Year
NAWBO Corporate Partner of the Year
Public Policy Catalyst of the Year
To submit a nomination, please visit http://lexnawbo.org/content.php?page=2011_WC_Awards. Submission deadline is January 31, 2012.
This is the NAWBO Lexington chapter’s 20th Anniversary. Past winners of the Winners’ Circle Award include Natalie Wilson (2010), Deirdre Lyons (2009), Anita Madden (2008), Patricia Cooksey (2007), Virginia Fox (2006), Anita Britton (2005), Ann McBrayer (2004), Sylvia Lovely (2003), Phyllis George (2002), Honorable Elaine Chao (2001), Alice Chandler (2000), Janey Moores (1999), Mira Ball (1998), Lois Howard Gray (1997), and Martha Layne Collins (1996).
Winners’ Circle Event Sponsorships
We are offering some wonderful Event Sponsorships for Winners' Circle and, of course, our Corporate Partnerships offer you great visibility within our organization throughout the year. This is a great opportunity to showcase your organization to the business leaders in Central Kentucky. Additionally, there are opportunities for you to advertise in the Winners' Circle program published by Skirt! Magazine which will be distributed to 14,000 Skirt! Readers - as well as at the Winners' Circle Awards program. The following documents will give you information about how you can increase your outreach into the community.