Washington PR Woman of the Year

2014 WOY AWARDS
The Fairmont Washington, DC
Friday, November 14, 2014
11:30AM – 2PM
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The award will be presented at WWPR’s 25th annual Washington PR Woman of the Year Award Luncheon, to be held at the Fairmont Hotel on Friday, November 14, 2014 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  Patrice Tanaka, co-founder and chief counselor/creative strategist at PadillaCRT will be this year’s keynote speaker.

Patrice is a serial entrepreneur, co-founding her third PR & marketing agency, PadillaCRT, last September to create the “largest, employee-owned PR agency” and the “15th largest, independent PR agency” in the U.S. She has been honored by many PR & marketing organizations and devotes much of her free time to serving on boards of non-profit organizations dedicated to helping women and children. Patrice is also author of, Becoming Ginger Rogers…How Ballroom Dancing Made Me a Happier Woman, a Better Partner and a Smarter CEO.

The PR Woman of the Year Award Luncheon began in 1990 and has honored the most talented women in the public relations profession. The event celebrates the achievements of the honorees and announces the winner. View the list of WWPR’s previous PR Woman of the Year winners here.

 

2014 WOY FINALISTS
The finalists for WWPR’s 2014 Washington PR Woman of the Year Award are:

From left to right: Susan Matthews Apgood — News Generation, Laura Monica — Pepco Holdings, and Lauren Lawson-Zilai — Goodwill Industries International

 

 

 


 

 

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SPONSORSHIPS

To sponsor WWPR’s PR Woman of the Year Award Luncheon please email sponsorships@wwpr.org.

RAFFLE GIVEAWAYS
To make a raffle donation for this year’s luncheon, please email woy@wwpr.org.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Please contact Mara Vandlik and Mary LoJacono at woy@wwpr.org for more information or if you have questions.

 

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

Please contact Mara Vandlik and Mary LoJacono at woy@wwpr.org for more information or if you have questions.

Past WOY Winners

Congratulations to all of the Washington PR Woman of the Year Award honorees from 1990-2013:

2013 Pam Jenkins

2012 Stephenie Fu

2011 Heathere Evans-Keenan

2010 Debra Silimeo

2009 Sarah Temple

2008 Marilynn Deane Mendell

2007 Jennifer Wayman

2006 Margery Kraus

2005 Carolyn Tieger

2004 Susan Hager

2003 Lisa Osborne Ross

2002 Denise Graveline

2001 Elizabeth Shea

2000 Mary Yerrick

1999 Gloria Dittus

1998 Pattie Yu

1997 Susan Morris

1996 Beverly Silverberg

1995 Joan Cole

1994 Katherine Hutt

1993 Pat Wheeler

1992 Elizabeth Olive-Farrow

1991 Myra Peabody

1990 Marcia Sharp