The 2013 Women of Influence are:
- Jan Brazzell, PhD, principal of Advancement Consulting - click here for video
- Heather Burgess, partner at Phillips Wesch Burgess PLLC (Olympia and Tacoma) - click here for video
- Ruby Chambers, founder of Ruby Collection, developer of Opera Alley - click here for video
- April Gibson, administrator at Puget Sound Orthopaedics - click here for video
- Elizabeth "Bett" Lucas, VP sales & marketing at Targa Sound Terminals - click here for video
Lifetime Achievement recipient
- Debbie Regala, retired (18 years) state legislator representing Tacoma-PC - click here for video
ABOUT THE PROGRAM - Women of Influence recognizes outstanding female leaders in the South Puget Sound. Honorees are selected for their achievement in community, business, government, military and/or nonprofit sectors. The panel of judges, comprised of previous years' honorees, may also name Rising Stars and a Military Award honoree, when applicable.
KeyBank's Key4Women is a program designed to help women realize their personal and professional aspirations by providing tailored business advice, access to capital, ongoing education, and networking opportunities. In addition to connecting women business owners with each other and the organizations that support women-owned firms, Key4Women helps its members access the right kind of capital at the right time. Since 2005, KeyBank has loaned more than $3 billion to qualified women-owned businesses, and is committed to lending an additional $3 billion by April of 2012. Key4Women membership is valuable and complimentary for all Key clients.
Fairchild Record Search was founded in 1980 by Renee Ries, a proud Woman of Influence honoree in 2010. It makes UCC filing and other UCC + Corporate Services easy for clients throughout the state of Washington, and into the other 49 states. Renee is also very active in her community through civic engagement, other business concerns, and in promoting the Arts and Higher Education throughout the South Sound.
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Phillips Wesch Burgess PLLC - The foundation of our firm is to provide expert service with integrity and a high standard of excellence. Our commitment is to provide skilled, client-focused legal services managing each case with meticulous care and attention. We recognize that ongoing client relationships based on trust and a true partnership is the best way to deliver value and favorable results.
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