Washington PR Woman of the Year

SAVE THE DATE FOR THE 2014 WOY AWARDS
The Fairmont Washington, DC
Friday, November 14, 2014
11:30AM-2PM

Call for Nominations for the 2014 Washington PR Woman of the Year Award

Washington Women in Public Relations (WWPR) invites you to nominate yourself or another female public relations professional for consideration of the 2014 Washington PR Woman of the Year award. 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 to 2:00 p.m.

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.

NOMINEE QUALIFICATIONS

  • The nominee must be a female professional with a minimum of 10 years of experience in the public relations field,* at least three of which have been in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area (she must also currently reside in this area).
  • The nominee exemplifies the true characteristics of a leader in the public relations field. She is a visionary, a standout representative of her company or organization, has the perseverance to face almost any challenge and is someone that can strategically link a project/campaign to lasting results.
  • The nominee does not have to be a member of WWPR.
  • The nominee must be available to attend the November 14 Woman of the Year Award Luncheon.

Nomination and supporting materials must be received no later than midnight on Friday, September 12, 2014. Entries must include a letter (two-page limit) supporting your nomination and a resume (two-page limit).  Email your information to Woman of the Year Co-Chairs, Mara Vandlik and Mary LoJacono at woy@wwpr.org.

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