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October 5, 2010

2011 WISE Women of the Year Awards - Call for Nominations

Call for Nominations
Every year professional women do extraordinary work – striving to be their best, making an impact and helping others along the way. This is your opportunity as a WISE member to recognize and celebrate their accomplishments and contributions.

WISE is now accepting nominations for the prestigious WISE Women of the Year honors. This coveted award will be presented to three women at the 17th Annual WISE Women of the Year Awards Luncheon, June 8, 2011, in New York City.

If you would like to nominate a candidate, please submit the name, title, affiliation and why you think she should be considered for inclusion on the ballot. Send your nominations to info@WISEworks.org no later than Wednesday, October 25, 2010.

Members of the National Board of Directors will review all submissions and issue the final ballot to all WISE members for a national vote.

Award Criteria

  • Women who in their careers are visible leaders and continue to be a voice for women in the industry;
  • Women who have broken down barriers, helped create new opportunities and serve as a resource for other women;
  • Women who exemplify professional excellence and are role models for others.

See the list of previous WISE Women of the Year winners.