Barbara Kasoff, WIPP President, 2009 Lou Campanelli Award Winner
Thursday, July 30, 2009
Barbara Kasoff, President and Co-founder of Women Impacting Public Policy (WIPP), was recently announced as the 2009 Lou Campanelli Award Winner to be presented at the SCORE Awards Gala. The 2009 SCORE Awards program will be held Thursday, September 17, 2009, at the Renaissance Mayflower Hotel in Washington, DC.
The SCORE Awards is a celebration of excellence in America's small businesses. The SCORE Awards serves as the pre-eminent distinction in honoring and supporting small business in the U.S., providing a unique celebration of the people and companies that have demonstrated unique vision, innovation and achievement in support of America's small businesses.
The Lou Campanelli Award annually recognizes outstanding individual volunteerism, leadership, vision and philanthropy in support of small business, entrepreneurship and SCORE. Previous winners include The Honorable Melanie Sabelhaus, former Deputy Administrator of the Small Business Administration, Edie Fraser, chair of the Diversity Executive Search Practice and Managing Director of Diversified Search Ray & Berndtson, and Nicholas Katopodis, Founder and President of North Shore Farms, Inc.
SCORE "Counselors to America's Small Business" is a non-profit association dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and the formation, growth and success of small business nationwide. The SCORE Awards are hosted by the SCORE Foundation, a 501(c)3 organization that helps to advance and accelerate the mission of SCORE. SCORE is headquartered in Herndon, VA and Washington, DC and has 370 chapters throughout the United States and its territories, serving over 350,000 clients each year. Over 11,000 working and retired business owners and executives donate time and expertise as business mentors. SCORE is America's premier source of free and confidential small business advice for entrepreneurs.
We hope you will be able to join us to support Barbara, the SCORE Foundation and the small business honorees from around the country. The SCORE Awards is an annual event - equal parts ceremony, celebration and entertainment. Net revenues from the event will support the SCORE Foundation and its programs.
If you have any questions, please contact Lisa DiBenedetto at firstname.lastname@example.org
or via phone at 703-506-2015. We appreciate your support and look forward to celebrating Barbara's accomplishments, as well as America's small businesses, together in September.