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    November 15, 2011

    P&G’s Healey to headline WE Celebrate Awards

    Come celebrate the region’s best businesswomen for their innovation, inspiration, integrity and excellence at the WE Celebrate Awards, Dec. 7 at 8 a.m. at the Hyatt Regency. P&G Group President Melanie Healey will keynote on building the traits, skills and relationships necessary for success.

    Healey_MelanieMelanie L. Healey began her career in Brazil. After joining P&G in 1990 as a brand manager, she moved up the ranks and eventually to Cincinnati. Healey has been recognized as one of Fortune Magazine’s “Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Business” for the past four consecutive years. Among others, Healey serves as a member of the Women’s Capital Club of Cincinnati and as a founding member of the Women’s Leadership Initiative through the United Way of Greater Cincinnati. She is a graduate of the University of Richmond, Virginia.

    Register online, or call 513.579.3111

    Meet the WE Celebrate Award 2011 Finalists (in alphabetical order by category)

    Marketing to Women: Best Campaign of the Year  

    • A-Line Magazine - Classic with a Quirk
    • Check Your Genes - Know your Family History
    • The Christ Hospital - Go Red For Women Girl Scout Patch
    • Healthy Advice Networks - Full-Term Pregnancy Campaign, Healthy Advice® OB/GYN Waiting Room Program

    Best New Product or Service of the Year  

    • Art Design Consultants, Inc.
    • Daelia's Food Company, Ltd.
    • Tiburon Energy & Construction
    • VenueAgent

    Community Impact: Business of the Year  

    • The Family Medical Group
    • Kelly Leon Communications / Over-the-Rhine Jazzercise
    • Moxie Marketing, LLC
    • PowerNet Global

    Businesses WE Watch  

    • Accelerated Business Results
    • The Asset Advisory Group
    • concert:nova
    • Flair Style LLC
    • Girls on the Run of Greater Cincinnati
    • Global to Local Language Solutions
    • ProjectConnect / Thrive Training
    • Project Socialize, LLC
    • Queen City Cookies
    • Richardson & Associates, LLC

    Woman-Owned Business of the Year  

    • Chard Snyder
    • MAX Technical Training
    • NextStep Networking
    • Tedia Company

    Mentor of the Year  

    • Assistant Chief Cindy M. Combs, Cincinnati Police Department
    • Karen Faaborg, University of Cincinnati
    • Mary Myers, Hamilton County Business Center
    • Carl Satterwhite, RCF

    Woman of the Year - Nonprofit  

    • Anne Cappel, European-American Chamber of Commerce
    • Liz Carter, St. Vincent de Paul-Cincinnati
    • Vanessa Freytag, The Womens Fund of the Greater Cincincinati Foundation
    • Sara Peller, American Red Cross, Greater Cincinnati-Dayton Region

    Woman of the Year - Entrepreneur  

    • Amy J. Katz, Ph.D., Baker & Daboll, LLC
    • Candace Klein, Bad Girl Ventures, Inc. and SoMoLend
    • Patti Massey, MYCA Group
    • Sheryl McClung Garner, Envision Children and Envision Learning Center

    Woman of the Year - Corporate  

    • Julie S. Janson, Duke Energy Ohio and Kentucky
    • Marcia Hagler, KeyBank
    • Lisa Knutson, The E. W. Scripps Company
    • Kristi P. Nelson, Pomeroy

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