June 03, 2019 2:33 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

Akron, OH – (May 29, 2019) – Women’s Network has announced the award recipients for its annual Women of Achievement event set for Friday, June 14, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. at the Hilton Akron/Fairlawn.

The annual Women of Achievement awards honor professional women who have made an impact in their careers and their communities—while encouraging the success of other women. All finalists and nominees will be recognized at the event and were nominated by their peers.

“This event demonstrates the power of recognition that happens when women support one another,” states Jan Conrad, Executive Director of Women’s Network. “We’re so proud of our nominees and the men and women, sons and daughters, colleagues and friends that will join us, as we stand shoulder to shoulder, to honor women lifting others in Northeast Ohio.”

Women’s Network is thrilled to announce its 2019 honorees:

  • Women of Achievement Award:

o Teresa Volsko, Director, Respiratory Care, Transport and Communication

Center, Akron Children’s Hospital

o Julie Barnes, Executive Director, Summit County Children’s Services

o Judge Linda Tucci Teodosio, Summit County Juvenile Court

  • Emerging Leader Award:

o Alicia Robinson, Founder and Executive Director, Limitless Ambition

  • Founder’s Award:

o Posthumously awarded to Laura Allio, former Board Member of Women’s

Network and former Emerging Leader recipient

  • Dorothy O. Jackson Award:

o Girls Who Code, University of Akron

This year’s Women of Achievement Awards Luncheon will be held at the Hilton Akron/Fairlawn at 3180 W. Market Street from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Tickets are $60 each and can be purchased at http://bit.ly/AkronWOA2019.

To learn more about the Women’s Network, please visit facebook.com/WomensNetworkOh/ or womensnetworkneohio.com/

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