The Pinnacle Awards is the premier event for women in business, and honors incredible leading women for their outstanding contributions to the workplace and commitment to enhancing the quality of life in the region.
11:00am - 1:30pm
Omni Boston Hotel at the Seaport
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Senior Director, Programs
Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce
President & CEO, Benjamin Franklin Cummings Institute of Technology
Audit & Assurance Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP
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5th District of Massachusetts, U.S. House of Representatives
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Find your name badge and enjoy coffee, tea, and mimosas while conversing with other guests.
Celebrate our honorees while dining on a wonderful lunch!
A principal or partner in a woman-owned business with a minimum of two years in operation.
A woman who has excelled within an organization in one of the following categories:
A woman who has made a difference in her profession (doctor, lawyer, accountant, etc.).
A woman who has demonstrated success in a health care or life sciences field.
A woman who has demonstrated success in a cultural or academic institution.
A woman early in her career who exhibits strong leadership potential. Nominees must be 40 or under at the time of the event (January 27, 2023).
A woman whose entire professional career and civic involvement has been exemplary. Nominees must have at least 25 years of professional experience.
The 28th annual Pinnacle Awards in-person ceremony at the Omni Boston Hotel at the Seaport on March 4, 2022.
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An interest in connecting with professionals from all industries and career stages and a curiosity to learn from this year’s honorees.
Please come dressed for your day!
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The Omni Seaport is within walking distance of the MBTA’s North Station, Silver Line (Congress St @ World Trade Center Station).
Valet and self parking is available. We do not offer parking validation.
For the Friday, January 27 in person Awards Ceremony, registration & networking begins at 11:00 a.m. If you arrive earlier than 11:00 a.m., kudos to you for beating the traffic! The program will begin promptly at 12:00 p.m.
Please resister in advance, tickets for the in person luncheon are limited and will sell out. Onsite registration will not be accepted.
All individual ticket cancellations and refund requests must be received at least seven (7) business days prior to the event to avoid being charged or to receive a refund. There are no cancellations permitted for any table sponsorship. There are no exceptions.
Press and media wishing to cover the Pinnacle Awards should RSVP to Casey Baines.
All ticket cancellations and refund requests must be received at least seven (7) business days prior to the event to avoid being charged or to receive a refund. There are no cancellations permitted for any sponsorships. There are no exceptions.
In the case the Chamber cannot execute the in-person Awards Luncheon due to unforeseen circumstances and therefore must change to a virtual format, pricing will adjust and we will contact you on adjustments to your billing.
The Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce encourages persons with disabilities to participate, and engage fully, in its programs and events. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation, including but not limited to, listening devices, closed captioning, large print, wheelchair access, allergies and environmental sensitivities, please let us know so that we can accommodate. If you have any questions about the venues, event formats, or virtual platform, please contact us at [email protected].