Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce and its Women’s Council affiliate issued a call for nominations for the 2019 Athena Awards.
Rochester Chamber and the Women’s Council plan to present the awards, which recognize and empower women in business, at the 33rd annual Athena Awards dinner on Jan. 24, 2019.
The Athena Award annually goes to a professional female leader who demonstrated significant achievements in business, community service and the professional advancement of women.
The Athena Young Professional Award recognizes emerging female leaders ages 30-45 who demonstrate excellence, creativity and initiative in their business or profession, and serve as a role model for young women personally and professionally.
The Athena Organizational Award goes to a woman-owned or woman-led business or organization that creates a culture encouraging women employees to achieve their full leadership potential, and supports leadership development opportunities for women and girls in the community.
Nominations are due online by Sept. 28. Call (585) 256-4614, email michele.hefferon@greaterrochesterchamber.com or visit bit.ly/2iA3SY0 for information.