Join us as we celebrate some of the Sacramento Valley Region's most dynamic, innovative, and accomplished women! It will be a night of community, connecting and celebration.
Cocktails ~ Entertainment ~ Dinner ~ Awards Ceremony
Thursday, October 20, 2016
5:00 p.m. — 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m Cocktail Reception
6:30 p.m. Special Entertainment Performance
7:00 p.m. Dinner & Awards Ceremony
The Annual Outstanding Women Leader (OWL) Awards were established in 1997 by the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) Sacramento Valley chapter to acknowledge and celebrate exemplary women leaders in the business community. Now in its 19th year, the annual event has become a tradition as it pays tribute to top achievers among women entrepreneurs and corporate leaders who have advanced the status of entrepreneurial excellence, and community leadership.
The National Association of Women Business Owners, Sacramento Valley,
is proud to announce the
2016 Outstanding Women Leader Nominees!
Achievement Against All Odds Award
A woman who achieves success despite unfavorable circumstances.
JoyceEspinosa, Mom's Silver Shop
Kristen Kraus, Somatic Trauma Therapist
Executive Woman Award
A senior level corporate woman leading the way for others.
Angelica Balderas, Entravision Communications
Jennifer Crisologo, LPL Financial
Britta Guerrero, Sacramento Native American Health Center
Melody Healy, VSP Global
Selvi Stanislaus, California Franchise Tax Board
An individual or organization lighting the way for others through mentoring and/or volunteering.
Linda Bigler, The Money Magnet
Kimberly Cargile, A Therapeutic Alternative
Paula Lomazzi, Sacramento Homeless Organizing Committee
Rhonda Staley-Brooks, Nehemiah Community Foundation
Amber Stott, Food Literacy Center
A woman who runs an organization where her vision provides meaningful opportunities for women.
Julie Greene, Solar Cookers International
Laura Hansen, GoldVision, LLC
Katrina Sawa, K. Sawa Marketing International, Inc.
Cari Lyn Vinci, InVINCIble Enterprises
Woman Innovator Award
A successful woman business owner in a non-traditional business.
Kammy Caruss, YNot Web
Elizabeth Dodson, HomeZada
Shobha Mallarapu, Anvaya Solutions, Inc
Rachel Mozingo, Eco Appliance Recycling
Kim Soteros, Vision Machine Products, Inc.
Woman On The Way Award
An up & coming woman business owner, who has less than 5 years in business.
Donna Burke, Individually Customized Elements (ICE) by Donna
Kate Chomko, Downtown & Vine and Harvest Bar
Shawna Chrisman, Destination Aesthetics
Angela DePaoli, Bargas Environmental Consulting, LLC
Maria Esperanza Harrington, Casa de Español
Ingrid Rosten, Finding My Place
Wise Woman Award
Also known as the Business Woman of the Year Award, this woman exemplifies all aspects of
success as a woman business owner.
Syndee Hendricks, Insightful Coaching
Myla Ramos, SearchPros Staffing
Susan Rueppel, WINtuition and Personality Dynamics
Stephanie Sherwood, The Tapestry Network
See NAWBO-sac.org/owlawards.com for tickets and sponsorship informaiton.