|The Fifth Anniversary Women in Networking conference and Athena ® award presentation will be held at the Manchester Inn on March 20.
Sponsored by AK Steel Corporation, with special help from MidFirst Credit Union and other local businesses, the conference will be from 9 am to 2:30 pm and includes a luncheon when the Athena ® award is presented to an exceptional local individual who has achieved excellence in his or her business or profession, has served the community and assisted women in reaching their full leadership potential.
Keynote speaker for the luncheon will be Marianne E. Frederick, RPT, MHSA, Director of the Ohio Department of Public Safety, whose topic will be “Humor: A Clue to Solving the Mystery of Stress.”
Speakers for the morning conference will be Patti Holmes, motivational speaker and organizational consultant, who will present “Building an Attitude of Excellence;” Colleen Mangeot, founder and owner of The Eberts-Mangeot Group and LaVie Dansante Coaching International, who will speak on “Elegant Influence: Powerful Persuasion Without the Push;” and Judy Ennis, Dean of Community & Corporate Outreach, Northwest State Community College, who will present “Communication Styles.”
Polished Image of Trenton will provide a “pampered weekend getaway” for one lucky person attending the event.
Register for the conference and lunch by calling the Mid-Miami Valley Chamber of Commerce at 513-422-4551. Full conference is $68 for Chamber members, $114 for non-members. Lunch only is members $29, non-members $59.
Nominations for the Athena Award are being accepted until March 7, 2003.