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Mary Lower, Owner of Sterling Cross Communications Wins the 2012 NAWBO Established Woman Award

November 16, 2012
Mary Lower, Owner of Sterling Cross Communications Wins the 2012 NAWBO Established Woman Award

 

National Association of Women Business Owners/MN Chapter (NAWBO-MN) Announces Achieve! Award Winners and Rolls out Hall of Fame
 
First inductees of Minnesota Women Business Owner Hall of Fame scheduled for April of 2013
 
November 8, 2012 Minneapolis, Minn – Heather Manley, NAWBO-MN President, announced today the winners of the annual Achieve! Awards. The awards ceremony will be held November 7th at a luncheon at the Graves 601 Hotel. Details of the inaugural Minnesota Women Business Owner Hall of Fame established by NAWBO-MN, will be rolled out at the awards ceremony as well.
 
“The differentiating value of NAWBO-MN is that we provide strong entrepreneurial education and resources that springboards our members forward allowing them to reach their growth goals, said Jill Johnson, NAWBO-MN President Emeritus. “Some of our members are just starting up while others are putting together a succession plan. Our awards program and new Hall of Fame (that is open to all Minnesota women business owners) are designations that recognize excellence in business.”
 
Achieve! Awards
  • November 7, 2012 -- 10:00AM -2:30PM
  • Graves 601 - 601 1st Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN, 55403
  • Cost:
Members - $69
Non-members - $99
Members - Table of 10 - $650 
Non-members - Table of 10 - $950
 

Young Business Owner Woman of the Year
Christine
Lantinen
Maud Borup, Inc
Emerging Women Business Owner of the Year
Lisa
Peck
LiLu Interiors
Woman Business Owner of the Year
Dr. Rebecca
Thomley
Orion Associates
Lifetime Achievement Award
Jennifer
Brigham
Brigham Group Staffing
Woman Pioneer Award
Wendy
Ethen
Guaranty Commercial Title
Woman Pioneer Award
Susan
Rani
Rani Engineering Inc.
Jennifer
Amys
UpNet Technologies, Inc.
Innovation in Healthcare – WBO Award
Rachel
Swardson
Bavia Health
Innovation in Healthcare – WBO Award
Deborah
Delaney
Flagship Franchises of MN, Inc.
Innovation in Services – WBO Award
Mary
Pokluka
Bumblebee Personal Assistants
Innovation in Services – WBO Award
Lee
Kuntz
Innovation Process Design
Innovation in Services – WBO Award
Dawn
Doll
REVOLUTION Cycle + Fitness Studio
Innovation in Finance – WBO Award
Heide
Lidstom-Olson
All in One Accounting
Vision Award
Cathy
Paper
Rock Paper Star
Vision Award
Naomi
Williamson
Sanctuary
Vision Award
Teresa
Daly
Navigate Forward
Vision Award
Mary
Kloehn
Navigate Forward
Established Woman Award
Mary
Lower
Sterling Cross Communications
Established Woman Award
Hillary
Feder
Hillary’s Hand Painted&Personalized Gifts
Established Woman Award
Martha
Lunde
Martha's Gardens
Corporate Sponsor of the Year
Cargill
 
 

 
 
The National Association of Women Business Owners – Minnesota Chapter (NAWBO-MN) provides a local avenue for women entrepreneurs to connect with their peers. Women business owners, large and small, join together for regular networking, educational programs, mentorship and support. Nationally, NAWBO was founded in 1975 to open doors for women entrepreneurs by transforming public policy and leveling the playing field. 

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