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Salient

Salient is an excellent design with a fresh approach for the ever-changing Web. Integrated with Gantry 5, it is infinitely customizable, incredibly powerful, and remarkably simple.

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Church Hill Classics
CHCLogoStacked450Church Hill Classics is the official Enterprising Women award frame sponsor. Our mission is to showcase our customers' greatest achievements by creating high quality document and award frames. We do this for America's best-known educational institutions, corporations, professional organizations, military institutions, and high affinity membership groups. Our specialty is company-branded and personalized diploma and certificate frames, plaques, and insignia desk accessories that feature corporate insignias and logo medallions. All frames are manufactured in the US, and we offer direct fulfillment to recipients for incentive or awards programs. We also provide contract picture framing and hospitality installation services.

www.diplomaframe.com,

 

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Easy to Use, Powerful Time and Attendance Tracking Software Designed for Small Businesses.TrackSmart's Online Time & Attendance Software is designed with businesses like yours in mind. Spend less time on administration and focus on what matters most to you.

https://www.tracksmart.com/

 

The Walt Disney Company 

Most-Current-Walking-Mickey-TWDC-Logo---07-2014The Walt Disney Company, commonly known as Disney, is an American diversified multinational mass media and entertainment conglomerate headquartered at the Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, California.

We believe that including diverse suppliers in our sourcing process provides us the greatest opportunity to develop the most innovative, highest quality, and most cost-effective business solutions. Through direct experience, we know this strengthens our company on the inside and supports communities on the outside. We strive to ensure that our business leaders have a broad understanding of the business case for working with diverse suppliers and the competitive advantage that a robust Supplier Diversity process provides the company. We invite you to be part of the magic!

https://thewaltdisneycompany.com/about-disney/disney-business-services/supplier-diversity

 

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International Business Machines (IBM), is a global technology company that provides hardware, software, cloud-based services and cognitive computing.Dedication to every client’s success.
Innovation that matters—for our company and the world.
Trust and personal responsibility in all relationships.

https://www.ibm.com/us-en/

 

Walmart/Sam's Club

WalMart-LogoInnovative thinking. Leadership through service. And above all, an unwavering commitment to saving people money. It’s what makes us the business we are today, and shapes the company we will be tomorrow. As the largest retailer in the world, our 2.3 million associates meet the needs of more than 260 million customers every week. And we do it wherever they shop – in our stores, online, or through their mobile devices. Through Walmart's Global Women's Economic Empowerment Initiative, Walmart is working to improve the lives of women around the world by providing more training, market access and career opportunities to nearly 1 million women, many on farms and factories, ultimately allowing them access to the economic opportunity they deserve.

http://corporate.walmart.com/

 

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Founded in 1907, UPS is the world's largest package delivery company and a leading global provider of specialised transportation and logistics services. Using advanced technology, access to global resources, and an integrated network of physical, technological, and human assets, UPS provides a powerful competitive advantage that can help you earn repeat customers and grow your business. Macro-economic forces led by advancing technology, globalization and e-commerce are transforming the world and our business. We will meet the challenges they present and connect a global community, as UPS has for more than a century, with innovation, investment and the talents of our people.

 https://www.ups.com/

 

 

BlueWare

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With leading technologies in data masking, BlueWare helps healthcare providers data mask their patient health information (PHI) through creating a pseudonym for fields instead of simply redacting. This allows for more integral data during analysis for secondary use.

http://www.bluewaregroup.com/

 

The Corporate Agent

We help self-employed experts and small enterprise CEOs to land corporate clients, boost revenue and stand out from the crowd by leveraging our own experience navigating both sides of the corporate buying table over the last two decades.CALogowithTag300dpi-small Our unparalleled record of success proves that we do this better than anyone else in the marketplace.

http://www.thecorporateagent.com/

 

 

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Go2events provides exceptional audio visual services in the event services industry by utilizing an especially personalized approach.

We distinguish ourselves from the competition with our concierge philosophy that is focused on ensuring excellence in service, responsiveness, professionalism, and event execution. Go2events is committed to providing an outstanding client service experience and exceeding expectations. Our passion is contagious! http://www.go2events.net/

 

 

 

 

 

2016 Enterprising Women of the Year Award - Nomination Form
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Nominate yourself or a friend for the 2016 Enterprising Women of the Year Award, and plan now to attend our 2016 Awards Celebration and Conference, February 29-March 1, 2016 at The Ritz Carlton Coconut Grove in Miami, Florida, USA.

If you are interested in receiving international recognition for the outstanding work you do as a woman-owned enterprise, consider nominating yourself for the 2016 Enterprising Women of the Year Award. Award winners will be recognized at the Gala Awards Dinner at The Ritz Carlton Coconut Grove on March 1. 

Winning the Enterprising Women of the Year Award is a once in a lifetime honor. If you are unable to attend our 2016 event on Feb. 29-March 1, please do not apply for this award. We recommend that you wait and apply in a year that you know you are able to attend.

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;
• woman-owned enterprise with more than $25 million in annual revenues and up to $100 million; and,
• woman-owned enterprise with over $100 million in annual revenues.

You may apply for the award if you have been in business at least three years and you meet any of the following three 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.

Award winners receive recognition for themselves and their businesses through local, national and international publicity. Every winner and finalist will be profiled in Enterprising Women magazine.

Please note: All nominations must be received by no later than midnight on Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015. Winners will be notified in late November.

To submit a nomination, please complete and send the form below.

In order for your nomination to be considered, all of the questions below MUST be answered in as much detail as possible. Please make sure you have a copy of all your answers before clicking "Submit" to keep a copy of this nomination for your records.

2018 Enterprising Women of the Year Award - Nomination Form
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Nominate yourself or a friend for the 2018 Enterprising Women of the Year Award, and plan now to attend our 2018 Awards Celebration and Conference, March 4-6, 2018 at Four Seasons Hotel, Miami, Florida USA.

If you are interested in receiving international recognition for the outstanding work you do as a woman-owned enterprise, consider nominating yourself for the 2018 Enterprising Women of the Year Award. Award winners will be recognized at the Gala Awards Dinner. 

Winning the Enterprising Women of the Year Award is a once in a lifetime honor. If you are unable to attend our 2018 event on March 4-6, 2018, please do not apply for this award. We recommend that you wait and apply in a year that you know you are able to attend.

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;
• woman-owned enterprise with more than $25 million in annual revenues and up to $100 million; and,
• woman-owned enterprise with over $100 million in annual revenues.

You may apply for the award if you have been in business at least three years and you meet any of the following three 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.

Award winners receive recognition for themselves and their businesses through local, national and international publicity. Every winner and finalist will be profiled in Enterprising Women magazine.

Please note: All nominations must be received by no later than midnight on November 15, 2017. Winners will be notified in late November.

To submit a nomination, please complete and send the form below.

In order for your nomination to be considered, all of the questions below MUST be answered in as much detail as possible. Please make sure you have a copy of all your answers before clicking "Submit" to keep a copy of this nomination for your records.

 

**** If you have already won an Enterprising Women of the Year Award you are not eligible to apply to win the award again. It is a once in a lifetime achievement. Anyone who was named as an Honorable Mention may re-apply for the award to win.

 











 

Our Picture Gallery From the Awards

13th Annual Enterprising Women of the Year
Awards Celebration & Conference
Enterprising Women of the Year Award Honorees and Advisory Board members will enjoy taking a look at this video taken at the 2015 Enterprising Women of the Year Awards Celebration & Conference. You will see many friendly and familiar faces...! For those who didn't attend, the video gives you a snapshot of what this wonderful event is all about. Enjoy!

March 29-31, 2015
Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
Lake Buena Vista, Florida USA
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That's right! The Enterprising Women of the Year Awards return to Disney for 2015 and we're excited to share the dates and location with you. Plan to add a few days to your stay and consider bringing your family for a Spring Break getaway. The Grand Floridian Resort & Spa is receiving a refresh of its guest rooms this year so this already beautiful hotel will be even more spectacular for 2015!

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DOWNLOAD the Event Schedule

The event will open on Sunday evening with a reception for our honorees, followed by workshops, a mentorship luncheon, and a welcome reception on Monday, with the Advisory Board breakfast, Hall of Fame luncheon, and gala awards dinner on Tuesday.

To learn more about Sponsorship opportunities download the 2015 Sponshorship pdf CALL US AT 919-362-1551 TO DISCUSS SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES.

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Enterprising Women, Inc. Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how Enterprising Women, Inc. uses and protects any information that you give Enterprising Women when you use this website.

Enterprising Women is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Enterprising Women, Inc. may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from May 1, 2014.

What we collect
We may collect the following information:
  • name and job title
  • contact information including email address
  • demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
  • other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers

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We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
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  • We may periodically send promotional email about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
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We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to Enterprising Women, 1135 Kildaire Farm Rd., Suite 200, Cary, NC 27511.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

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Be A Mentor

Enterprising Women is a partner in the new Million Women Mentors (MWM) initiative.

The initiative supports the engagement of one million science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) mentors — women and men — to increase the interest and confidence of young women to pursue and succeed in STEM degrees and careers.

Read the full news release.

 

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