November 09, 2010
Celebrating the success of Cincinnati business women
The WE Celebrate Awards honor women in business for their achievement, innovation, social responsibility and mentoring. The awards breakfast program on December 8 will be a morning to mingle, network and celebrate with your peers. Join us as we celebrate with the finalists below and as Beth Comstock, chief marketing officer & SVP for GE Corporate, shares how to get your seat at the table.
2010 WE Celebrate Award Finalists
Woman-Owned Business of the Year
- Abstract Displays, Inc.
- Best Upon Request Corporate, Inc.
- CIMx Software
- MAX Technical Training
Best New Product or Service of the Year
- MBS Information Security Consulting LLC
- Mom Corps Cincinnati
- Steller Accessories LLC, dba Purse Perfector
- Sweaty Bands
Community Impact: Business of the Year
- Ernst & Young LLP
- Focus Solutions Inc.
- Robeson Marketing & Design LLC
- Venus Fitness for Her
Business Mentor of the Year
- Helen Carroll, Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America
- Melvin J. Gravely, II, Institute for Entrepreneurial Thinking, Ltd.
- Linda C. Miller, The Jewish Hospital – Mercy Health Partners
- Alice Wanninger, Mercy Hospital Mt. Airy
Woman of the Year - Corporate
- Susan Croushore, The Christ Hospital
- Liz Grubow, LPK
- Karen Maier, Frisch's Restaurants Inc.
- Maria P. Ortega, Quest Diagnostics, Inc.
Woman of the Year - Entrepreneur
- Elizabeth Edwards, Metro Innovation
- Mary A. Miller, JANCOA Janitorial Services Inc.
- Dr. Cathy Rosenbaum, Rx Integrative Solutions, Inc.
- Robin Throckmorton, strategic HR, Inc.
Woman of the Year - Nonprofit
- Lisa J. FitzGibbon, Easter Seals Work Resource Center
- Diane Jordan-Grizzard, Beech Acres Parenting Center
- Patricia O’Connor, Ph.D., The Health Foundation of Greater Cincinnati
- Judith A. Wimberg, St. Ursula Academy
Marketing to Women: Best Campaign ofthe Year
- Landor Associates - Inspired by Anne
- United Way of Greater Cincinnati - Women Investing in the Next Generation (WINGs)
- The Kroger Co. - Giving Hope a Hand
- Northlich - Birds Eye Steamfresh