9th Annual Enterprising Women of the Year Awards - March 10-11, 2011
Tuesday, October 12, 2010
Posted by: Oriana Camacho
Please mark your calendars for March 10-11, 2011 for the 9th Annual Enterprising Women of the Year Awards at the Boca Raton Resort in Boca Raton, Florida!
Nominations for the Enterprising Women of the Year Award are now officially open on the magazine's Web site at www.enterprisingwomen.com. Entries must be submitted by midnight on November 15, 2010.
You may apply for the award if you have been in business at least three years and you meet any of the following criteria:* your company is at least 51 percent owned and managed by a woman;
* you are a woman who owns, manages and controls the business with a partner, and you own at least 33 percent of the business; or
* you are a woman entrepreneur who leads a company that has obtained venture capital and, as a result, you now hold an equity position of less than 51 percent in your company.Winners will be recognized in the following categories:* woman-owned enterprise with up to $1 million in annual revenues;
* woman-owned enterprise with more than $1 million and up to $5 million in annual revenues;
* woman-owned enterprise with more than $5 million and up to $10 million in annual revenues;
* woman-owned enterprise with more than $10 million and up to $25 million in annual revenues; and
* woman-owned enterprise with more than $25 million in annual revenues.Award winners will be recognized at a gala awards dinner in Boca Raton on March 11.
Winners also receive national recognition for themselves and their businesses through local, regional and national publicity. Every winner will be profiled in Enterprising Women magazine, and the top winners will appear on the magazine's front cover in the spring of 2011.
"The Enterprising Women of the Year Award is one of the world's most prestigious honors for a woman entrepreneur. We are looking for dynamic nominees who have built strong businesses, shown leadership in their communities, and understand the importance of giving back to mentor and support other women in business. This event is all about shining the spotlight on the top women entrepreneurs in the world," Monica Smiley, Publisher/CEO of Enterprising Women, said.
For more information, call 919-674-6640 or visit www.enterprisingwomen.com .