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December 8, 2022
Media Contact: Casey Baines
The Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce Women’s Network is pleased to announce the 2023 Pinnacle Awards, honoring nine remarkable female professionals in Greater Boston for outstanding achievement in business, government, and management. The Pinnacle Awards were formed by the Chamber’s Women’s Network to honor leading women for outstanding achievement in the workplace, demonstrated leadership that has made a difference, and a commitment to enhancing the quality of life in the region. The award is the most prestigious honor for female professionals in the region.
This year’s honorees will be recognized on Friday, January 27, 2023, 11am – 1:30pm , at the annual Pinnacle Awards held at the Omni Boston Hotel at the Seaport. Past honorees include Governor-Elect Maura Healey, Micho F. Spring, Dr. Pam Eddinger, Secretary Rosalin Acosta, Liz Walker, Kate Walsh, and Nia Grace. View all past honorees by achievement here.
“Congratulations to the Pinnacle Award honorees, who are leading in their industries, our communities, the entire region and beyond. The Pinnacle Awards recognizes and celebrates the leaders who are forging ahead and breaking through barriers. We are inspired by their transformative vision, influence, and impact, and the Chamber is ensuring that the business community champions every leader who works to build a competitive, inclusive and resilient economy,” said James E. Rooney, President & CEO of the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce.
“Congratulations to the 2023 Pinnacle Award honorees! These leaders represent the best in innovation and impact – inspiring our communities every day. Thank you to the honorees for their continuous commitment to the future of Massachusetts,” said Susan Loconto Penta, Chair of the Women’s Network Advisory Board and Co-Founder and Managing Partner at MIDIOR.
The Greater Boston Chamber’s Women’s Network was founded in 1994 to promote and expand economic opportunities throughout the Greater Boston region for all women in business through shared leadership and expertise. The Women’s Network offers events and programs that provide inspiration and enrich the opportunities and careers for women at all professional levels and promote the positive and transformative influence that women have within the Greater Boston region. In addition, the Chamber’s Board of Directors continue to advance women leaders by intentionally leveraging networks to increase the representation of women on the Board. Currently, the Board of Directors includes 45% women from a range of industries and sectors.
Members of the press wishing to cover the 2023 Pinnacle Awards should RSVP to Casey Baines at [email protected].
In the Chamber’s Women’s Network, there is a diverse group of more than 3,000 women and male allies at all levels of their careers, from all backgrounds, sectors, and industries, and professions, with the collective mission to make Greater Boston the best place for professional women to thrive. For more than 25 years, the Women’s Network has connected female professionals of all backgrounds and career levels. The Women’s Network is the largest in New England, strengthening the professional networks of women.
We are the convener, voice, and advocate of our region’s business community, committed to making Greater Boston the best place for all businesses and all people to thrive. We help our members and Greater Boston succeed by convening and connecting the business community; researching, developing and advocating for public policies that contribute to our region’s economic success; and providing comprehensive learning and development programs designed to grow strong business and civic leaders. Learn more at BostonChamber.com.