BPW Foundation Salutes Five Outstanding Working Women Leaders- Awards Are Part of National Business Women’s Week Celebration
Posted by Crystal Williams on October 20, 2014
During National Business Women’s Week 2014, Business and Professional Women’s (BPW) Foundation honors and salutes extraordinary women who epitomize what it means to be a woman leader in the workplace. This year, BPW Foundation has selected five outstanding women who are truly Working Women Helping Women Work®. The awardees are: Dixie L. Arthur, Meredith K. Rollins, Graciela Tiscareño-Sato, Dr. Irene Trowell-Harris, and Dr. Scena B. Webb.
October 20 – 24, 2014 marks the 86th anniversary of National Business Women’s Week (NBWW), a national BPW Foundation signature event that recognizes the achievements of working women throughout history. This year, President Obama, as every President since Herbert Hoover has also done, issued a message during NBWW celebrating the important contributions made by working women to our economy and country. He noted that women are “creating products services that enrich our lives and strengthen our communities.” READ MORE