MEA Magazine is hosting their 12th Annual Awards Luncheon, 25 Influential Women In Business - Making a Difference on October 2, 2013 at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, DC. The theme of the luncheon: "Leading the Way."
The Keynote speaker is Ms. Tonya M. Speed, Principal of Washington Premier Consulting (www.wpc-llc.com) a public policy consulting firm. Topic: Making Inroads to Opportunities and Building Bridges for Success.
List of Honorees: Nadia Adly, Director of Brokerage, Wells Fargo, VA; Paula Anderson, President, PACE Consulting, MD; Laura Ramirez Drain, Director, Eureka Facts, MD; Rhonda Harris, CEO, Veterans Resources Program, CA; Towanda R. Livingston, Director, Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission, MD; Ngozi Azubike, President, LDM Group, MD;Julie S. Dixon, Deputy Managing Director, Golin Harris, MD; Caren Z. Turner, CEO, Turner Government & Public Affairs, DC; Gail M. Conner, Esq., President, G&C Environmental Services, Inc., PA; Monika Moo-Young, MYI Consulting, PA; Nadine O. Vogel, CEO, Springboard Consulting, NJ; Patricia Pliego Stout, Pres/CEO, The Alamo Travel Group, TX; Thu Stubbs, Pres/CEO, Technology Science Corporation, VA; Ying McGuire, Vice President, International Operations Business Development, Technology Integration Group, CA; Diana Gao, President, American Ethnic Small Business Council, NY; Sharon Jackson, Deputy Executive Director Supplier Diversity, Prince George's County Government; Paola Moya, Principal, Marshall Moya Design, DC; Shene Commodore, CEO, Commodore Consulting, GA; Lanona Sykes, Director of Marketing, AQuate Corporation, AL; Cheryl Pearson McNeil, Senior Vice President, Public Affairs and Government Relations, The Nielson Group, IL; Associate Director, Global Supplier Diversity, AT&T, DC; Michele Ruiz, CEO, Ruiz Strategies, CA; Freda Porter, CEO, Porter Scientific, NC; Armentha Cruise, CEO, The Aspen Group, MD; Tanisha Parker, CEO, Synergy Lounge, MD; Lynda Dorman, President, The Dorman Group, MD.
Sponsors include MEA Magazine;Northrop Grumman; Wells Fargo; and Washington Gas.