The 4th Annual Indiana Awards of Distinction
The Annual Awards of Distinction is an opportunity to recognize our Indiana WBEs, corporate members and volunteers for their outstanding achievements and support of the Great Lakes Women’s Business Council. Be encouraged by an engaging keynote speaker, hear the achievements of your WBENC community and enjoy special entertainment, networking and much more.
Event at a Glance
11:30 am Registration Opens / Buyers Meet and Greet
12:00 – 2:00 pm Annual Awards of Distinction Luncheon
HonoreesCorporate of Honor - Cummins Inc. The Stellar Award - Jesse L. Moore, Purdue University Ambassador of the Year – Michele Howell, Aon Distinguished Business Leader of the Year – Cinda Monday, Monday Voigt Corporate Volunteer of Distinction - Debbie Cowan, Federal Home Loan Bank of Indianapolis WBE Volunteer of Distinction – Thresette Briggs, Performance 3 LLC
Founder and CEO, ImprovEdge
Karen Hough is the Founder & CEO of ImprovEdge, a #1 Amazon bestselling author, contributor to the Huffington Post and recipient of the Silver Stevie International Award for Most Innovative Company of the Year 2012 as well as the Athena PowerLink Award for outstanding woman-owned business and the Outstanding Women award from the WNBA’s Indiana Fever. Karen’s second award-winning book, “Be the Best Bad Presenter Ever” was published by Berrett-Koehler in 2014. Her new book on Innovation and Improvisation will be published in 2017 by the Association for Talent Development.