Women of Excellence Awards

Seven women who have achieved success in their professional careers and dedicated themselves to community service will join the prestigious ranks of the Capital Region Chamber’s “Women of Excellence” at the 25th annual luncheon on Friday, June 3, 2016.

Each year the Women’s Business Council (WBC) of the Chamber receives many outstanding nominations from throughout our region. Each year the selection committee is comprised of prior Women of Excellence Award Recipients.

This year’s honorees are:

Distinguished Career
Mary Jane Smith, Unity House of Troy, Inc.

Excellence in the Professions
Hon. Helena Heath, Albany City Court

Excellence in Management (100+)
Fran O’Rourke, KeyBank

Excellence in Management (1-99)
Chelly Hegan, Upper Hudson Planned Parenthood

Excellence in Business Development
Denise Horan, Integrated Management & Sales Consulting

Excellence in Business
Dawn Abbuhl, Repeat Business Systems

Emerging Professional
Meredith Oakes, The Bank of New York Mellon


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