Navigation Links
The Network Journal Announces it's 2009 List of "25 Influential Black Women in Business"
Date:2/11/2009

The Network Journal, an award-winning business magazine providing news and commentaries on issues that affect the growth of businesses and the advancement of professionals in the workplace for an audience of predominantly African-American professionals, corporate executives and small-business owners, announces it's 2009 list of "25 Influential Black Women in Business."

New York, NY (PRWEB) February 11, 2009 -- The Network Journal, an award-winning business magazine providing news and commentaries on issues that affect the growth of businesses and the advancement of professionals in the workplace for an audience of predominantly African-American professionals, corporate executives and small-business owners, announces its 2009 list of "25 Influential Black Women in Business." The select group will be profiled in the special March issue of the magazine and will be formally honored during Women's History Month at the "Eleventh Annual 25 Influential Black Women in Business Awards" luncheon on Thursday, March 12, 2009. The event will be held at the New York Marriott Marquis Hotel, located at 1535 Broadway (between 45th & 46th streets) in New York City, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

"The women we are honoring on the eleventh year of these awards are, as usual, in the forefront of American leadership and symbolize the diversity and advancement that has occurred across industry lines," TNJ Publisher and CEO Aziz Gueye Adetimirin said. "We salute them for achieving significant levels of success in their businesses and professional careers and for their myriad contributions to their community."

This year's extraordinary honorees are:

Abenaa Abboa-Offei, Senior Vice President, Customer & Community Connections, Affinity Health Plan
Kelly Chapman, Director, Diversity Recruiting, Microsoft Corp.
Amina Dickerson, Senior Director, Corporate Community Involvement, Kraft Foods
Joi Gordon, CEO, Dress for Success Worldwide
Brenda Grant, M.P.H., B.S.N., R.N., C.I.C., C.H.E.S., Infection Preventionist, Stamford Hospital
Ci Ci Holloway, Managing Director, Diversity & Inclusion, UBS Investment Bank
Michele Hoskins, CEO & Founder, Michele Foods, Inc.
Gayle Lanier, Vice President & General Manager, Knowledge Services, Nortel Networks
Ellin LaVar, Owner & President, LaVar Hair Designs/Ellin LaVar Textures
Sibongile Magubane, Head of Finance, Information Services, Aetna, Inc.
Marcella Maxwell, Ph.D., Director of Development, Concord Family Services
Vernã Myers, Esq., Principal, Vernã Myers Consulting Group, LLC
Irma Norris, Production Executive, Harpo Production, Inc.
Valerie Oliver-Durrah, President, Neighborhood Technical Assistance Clinic
N. Joyce Payne, Ph.D., Executive Director, National Alliance for Public Trust
Cheryl Pegus, M.D., M.P.H., Chief Medical Officer, SymCare Personalized Health Solutions, Inc.
Karen Rafferty, Product Marketing Director, Chevrolet Midsize & Sport Cars, General Motors Corp.
Lillian Roberts, Executive Director, District Council 37, AFSCME, AFL-CIO
Sandra Scott, Vice President, Legal Affairs, Home Box Office, Inc.
Gerri Warren Merrick, President, WarrenMerrick Communications
Elizabeth Williams, President & CEO, Roxbury Technology Corp.
Karen Williams, Associate Publisher, Marketing, ESSENCE Magazine
Rebecca Williams, Senior Vice President, Executive Creative Director, UniWorld Group, Inc.
Brenda Williams-Butts, Director, Community Engagement & Audience Development, WNYC Radio
Teresa Wynn Roseborough, Senior Chief Counsel - Litigation, MetLife

The program includes a cocktail networking reception, lunch and awards presentation with Mistress of Ceremonies Sandra Bookman, Weekend Anchor, and Eyewitness News. As a signature TNJ event which attracts a "Who's Who" of business executives and decision makers from various industries, the luncheon sells out each year.

Tickets are $225.00 if purchased before March 6th and $250.00 thereafter. Sponsors this year are: Amtrak, Aetna, AXA, Entergy, L'Oreal USA, Macy's, Sovereign Bank, WNYC, and 107.5 WBLS-FM Radio.

About The Network Journal
Founded in 1993, The Network Journal is an award-winning magazine published each month, except for combined issues in July/August and December/January. It provides news and commentaries on issues that affect the growth of business and the advancement of professionals in the workplace for an audience of predominantly African-American professionals, corporate executives and small-business owners. Engaging more than 86,000 readers, The Network Journal is distributed nationwide, with a focus on the New York tri-state area.

For more information call Denise Acquaye at 212-962-3791 x206, or visit the Web site at www.tnj.com.

# # #

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2009/02/prweb2004014.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. LCA-Visions National Lasik Network Named as U.S. Provider for National Vision Administrators
2. The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Celebrates 10 Years of Leadership and Service to the Pancreatic Cancer Community
3. Sharing Miracles Television Program Expands Network to Key U.S. Markets
4. Early Detection Methods for Pancreatic Cancer Urgently Needed: A Statement From the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
5. MinuteClinic Becomes Participating Provider With Preferred Blue Network of BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
6. Resorb Networks, Inc Sells MyBlackBook Trademarks, Announces Sexual History Tracking Service's New Name, nOOkist™
7. MVP Health Care is First Upstate New York Based Health Insurer to Agree with Attorney General Andrew Cuomo on Out-Of-Network Provider Payment Reform
8. Compuware Covisint to Network VIP Health Initiative and Its Physicians, Enabling Improved Collaboration, Better Care
9. HEALTHeCAREERS Network Receives WEDDLE's 2009 User's Choice Award
10. Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs Presents $97,500 Veterans Cash Grant to Alexian Brothers Hospital Network
11. Mesh-like network of arteries adjusts to restore blood flow to stroke-injured brain
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/24/2017)... ... March 24, 2017 , ... “The Communion ... real people of God in congregations across the United States. “The Communion ... ordained in 1964 who has served congregations in seven states throughout his long ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... March 23, 2017 , ... In 2016 ... now estimates that there could be four million Zika-related cases in the Americas within ... with numbers of US cases reported per year skyrocketing to an estimated 329,000. Yet, ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... ... ... The physicians of KSF Orthopaedic Center PA are proud to announce the opening ... at 2255 E. Mossy Oaks Rd., Suite 440, Spring, Texas 77389 inside the new ... in the north Houston area (The Woodlands, Conroe, Magnolia, Kingwood, Humble) with an even ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... Braunfels, TX (PRWEB) , ... March 23, 2017 , ... ... new clinic, located at 960 Gruene Road in Building 2. The clinic is the ... Dr. Andrew Bennett, PT, says opening the company’s second New Braunfels location brings things ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... March 23, 2017 , ... The IoT ... and WiFi connectivity are making a huge impact on businesses and individual consumers alike. ... estimates the IoT will have a value anywhere from $4 trillion to $11 trillion ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:3/24/2017)... surveys with 9,250 insured consumers fielded from February 2015 ... help from their plans in five key areas: 1) ... help closing gaps in care, 3) better digital connections, ... real-time guidance. Meeting these needs is essential to promoting ... A Reason to Stay Engaged in Health ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... 2017 Research and Markets has announced the ... Industry Forecast to 2025" report to their offering. ... The Global Cryostat Market ... the next decade to reach approximately $3.5 billion by 2025. ... all the given segments on global as well as regional levels ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... , March 23, 2017 ... report created through extensive primary research (inputs from ... report aims to present the analysis of global ... Procedure (Replacement and Repair); Replacement Procedure By Technique ... By Technique (Surgical Devices, Balloon Valvuloplasty, Transcatheter Mitral ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: