WE Celebrate

Women's Business Awards


Celebrating the contributions and inspiration of women leaders in Cincinnati USA. 

WE Celebrate 2014 winners photo

The Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber will host its 10th Annual WE Celebrate Awards, honoring women and women-owned businesses for their achievement, innovation, social responsibility and mentoring, on December 3, 2015, 8-9:30 a.m. at the Hyatt Regency Cincinnati. Register now

Applications are now being accepted in the categories below. Deadline to apply or nominate is September 25.


Woman-Owned Business of the Year

Recognizes a woman-owned business that has demonstrated excellence, innovation, growth, strength and leadership. Download Application

Community Impact

Honors woman led initiatives, or women-owned for profit organizations that have dedicated resources to improving the quality of life in the region and have made a sustained difference in people’s lives through their generous spirit and commitment to others. Download Application

The Empowerment Award Presented by Fifth Third Bank
(formerly Business Mentor of the Year)

Acknowledges a female or male whose mentoring, coaching, and advocacy contributions have made a significant impact on the careers of women. Download Application

Woman of the Year

Recognizes the most inspiring, insightful and influential women from corporate, non-profit and entrepreneurial organizations. These are the women who accomplish all with passion, wisdom, creativity, courage and perseverance. Download Application

Businesses WE Watch

These are the companies every business should connect with now as they blaze a trail to future growth through innovative practices and offerings. Download Application


For questions or to submit a nomination, contact Tamara Lang at tlang@cincinnatichamber.com or 513.579.3130. 

View past WE Celebrate winners and finalists


A program of Women Excel, presented by:            WE Celebrate presenting sponsor:
                fifth third curious                                           Accenture
   Excellence sponsors:

             KMK Law
 Media sponsor:      




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