SOURCE: The Stevie Awards
November 13, 2007 10:00 ET
Stevie® Awards for Women in Business Announce Winners in 4th Annual Competition
2007 Award Winners Include Travelocity and UPS
FAIRFAX, VA--(Marketwire - November 13, 2007) - Shining a spotlight on 43 outstanding women
executives, business owners and companies, the winners of The 2007 Stevie
Awards for Women in Business, presented by Infiniti, were announced last
night in categories including Best Entrepreneur, Best Executive, Most
Innovative Company and Best Overall Company.
Winners ranged from corporate heavyweights like Travelocity and UPS -- to
lesser-known or newer companies such as ExpoTV, a video-based social
commerce network; Care.com, a company that connects people seeking
qualified caregivers in areas including child care, tutoring, senior care
and pet care; and Constant Contact, an innovative email marketing company.
Notable winners include:
-- Travelocity CEO Michelle Peluso (Best Executive)
-- ExpoTV (Most Innovative Company of the Year)
-- UPS (Women Helping Women Award)
-- Constant Contact CEO Gail Goodman (Best Entrepreneur)
-- Care.com (Best New Company of the Year)
-- Intern Queen Inc. President Lauren Berger (Best Young Entrepreneur)
-- Domino Magazine (Community Involvement Program of the Year)
-- Signature HomeStyles CEO Madolyn Johnson (Infiniti "Woman With Drive"
For a complete list of Finalists and Stevie Award winners, visit:
The Stevie Awards for Women in Business is an international competition
recognizing the accomplishments of outstanding women executives, business
owners, and the companies they run. The awards are produced by the
creators of the prestigious American Business Awards, hailed as "the
business world's own Oscars" (New York Post, April 27, 2005).
The winners of the 4th annual competition were announced at an awards
reception at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas on Monday, November 12. More than
800 nominations were submitted for consideration in over 40 categories.
The Stevie Awards for Women in Business are governed by a Board of
Distinguished Judges & Advisors that features many leading women
entrepreneurs and luminaries in business.
About The Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in four programs: The American Business Awards,
The International Business Awards, The Stevie Awards for Women in Business,
and the Selling Power Sales Excellence Awards. Honoring companies of all
types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize
outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about The
Stevie Awards at www.stevieawards.com.
Presenting sponsor of The 2007 Stevie Awards for Women in Business is
Infiniti. Supporting sponsor is JetBlue. Media sponsor is Pink magazine.
The Business TalkRadio Network broadcast the ceremonies live nationwide.
Infiniti offers a full line of luxury performance automobiles, including
the G Coupe and Sedan, the M luxury performance sedan, FX premium crossover
SUV, the QX full-size luxury SUV, and the upcoming EX luxury crossover
inspired by coupe design. More information about Infiniti and its Total
Ownership Experience can be found at www.Infiniti.com.