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    September 25, 2012

    Doors opened for 2011 WE Celebrate Award recipient

    Massey, PattiFor Patti Massey, president of the Myca Group and the 2011 Woman of the Year, the benefits of participation in the Chamber's WE suite of programs didn't start or end with being selected for the Entrepreneur award.

    "Being selected as the 2011 WE Celebrate Woman of the Year has been a tremendous honor and opened up many doors for my business," said Massey. "With its dedicated focus on the growth of women in business, the Chamber is a strong advocate for so many talented women that are changing the face of Cincinnati's business community.  MYCA has benefited greatly from its long association with the various WE programs."

    The Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber's WE Celebrate program is an awards breakfast honoring women and women-owned businesses for their achievement, innovation, social responsibility and mentoring. WE Celebrate provides women business owners the chance to come together with others who know what it's like to honor the sacrifices and successes you've all been through.

    WE Celebrate will honor the best and brightest business women in Cincinnati USA on Thursday, December 6, 2012 from 8-10 a.m. at the Hyatt Regency Hotel.

    The Chamber encourages members to apply for a WE Celebrate award or nominate a client. The application deadline is September 28, 2012.

    Award Categories:

    Companies may apply for up to two.

    Woman-Owned Business of the Year - Has your business had an outstanding year? How has your company demonstrated excellence, innovation, growth, strength and leadership?

    Best New Product or Service - Does your company have an innovative and successful new product or service that has made a positive difference for your customers?

    Community Impact: Business of the Year - Has your organization dedicated resources to improving the quality of life in our community? Has it made a sustained difference in people's lives?

    Business Mentor of the Year - Which woman or man has made the most significant impact on your career? Thank them for their continued support by nominating her or him for this award.

    Woman of the Year - Which business women do you respect and admire the most? Nominate your choices for the most inspiring, insightful and influential women from Corporate, Nonprofit and Entrepreneurial organizations.

    Marketing to Women: Best Campaign of the Year - Has your company executed a successful marketing program directed to women in the past year?
    Marketing vehicles for the program can include any form of communication such as social media, direct mail, print, radio-even a promotional event.

    Businesses WE Watch - Uncover the region's top women-owned companies that are on the path to big success. These are the companies every business should connect with now as they blaze a trail to future growth through innovative practices and offerings.

    More information and award applications

    Women Excel Presented by:

    Key Bank Key4 Women

    WE Celebrate Presenting Sponsor:

    Accenture sm

    WE Celebrate Excellence Sponsors:

    Humana sm

    KMK Law sm

    WE Celebrate Media Sponsor:

    Business Courier

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