Call for Nominations: Inaugural 2019 Woman of Influence Award

Monday, January 28, 2019

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For the first time, the Greater Irvine Chamber will present the Greater Irvine ChamberWoman of Influence Award as part of its Women of Influence event, set for Friday, March 8.

The recognition will be awarded to a nominee with demonstrated exemplary professionalism, commitment to providing leadership within their community, and who serves as a mentor or a source of inspiration for other professional women.

Nominee must meet the following criteria:

  • Be employed by an active organization located or operating in Orange County.
  • Have a proven track record of professionalism and integrity.
  • Provides leadership, serving her community or industry.
  • Is known to motivate other women within the workplace.
  • Be present at the Women of Influence luncheon on Friday,March 8, 11:30 a.m. – 2:15 p.m., at the Irvine Marriott, 18000 Von Karman Ave.

The deadline to submit nominations is Feb. 20, 2019. Download the nomination form here.

Following in a six-year tradition, the 2019 Women of Influence luncheon features keynotes delivered by prominent professional women who share details of their journeys as they find their way through challenges and discovery to achieve success.

This year, former FBI Special Agent and president of G-Girl Productions, Gina Osborn will deliver the keynote address, discussing “owning your identity” in every career milestone.

Opening speaker Marisa Wayne, owner of Grit Cycle, daughter of movie legend John Wayne, and a founding member of the John Wayne Cancer Foundation, will speak on designing her own path, a philosophy that has contributed to much of her success.

Returning to the event for the third year, Kim Shepherd, a highly sought-after speaker, author, and former CEO of Decision Toolbox, will guide the program along as master of ceremonies.

Pacific Western Bank is returning as title sponsor for the second year.

Tickets for the 2019 Women of Influence luncheon are $90 for Greater Irvine Chamber members, and $115 for guests. Sponsorships and tables are available for purchase.

For more information about the Chamber’s 2019 Women of Influence event and table sponsorships, contact Kaitlynn Irvine.  


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