The 2017 Change Makers in Technology, Education & Business Positively Powerful Woman Awards Recipients
Nona M. Lee
Nona goes beyond the call of duty to make sure that women receive equal recognition in the area of sports and community development. She has proven her commitment to women in sports and has been instrumental in ensuring organizations that support women and girls are at economic development table. Read more...
Rhonda Peters James
“Don’t limit your thinking by what you see. If you want something even though you may not see it today, that is an opportunity for YOU to create it! YOU have the opportunity to create your future! Go after it!” Rhonda Peters James
Social Justice Leader
Lisa Loo immigrated to the United States with her family as a young child where they lived in New York City. She faced the educational trauma of being told not to speak Chinese in school and overcame this to advance from the remedial to the advanced level in grade school. Read more...
WOWOB is the new social media platform for Woman Owned Woman Operated Businesses. There are more than 9.4 million firms owned by them and generating $1.5 trillion in sales as of 2015. These women-owned firms account for 31% of all privately held firms and contribute 14% of employment and 12% of revenues Read more...
Janet West‘s “award winning efforts consistently exceeded expectations. Gigabit launch attained 200% of penetration target, improved Hispanic Market performance by 150% year over year, Wi-Fi launched attained 150% to plan, video re-launch resulted in a 800% performance gain and improved average revenue per customer by 80%.” Read more...
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About Dr Joel Martin
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