Arizona women achieving success in their fields will be honored at the Sixth Annual Positively Powerful Woman Awards on June 21 at the Ritz Carlton in Phoenix. The awards presentation and luncheon takes place at 11:30 am followed by a unique dialog on the subjects during the Conversation on Leadership Summit immediately following the awards program from 2:30-6 pm.
“I believe all people have the capacity to be positively powerful,” says Dr. Joel Martin, author and renowned international trainer, speaker and coach. “Through the awards, I honor women servant leaders making significant impacts on the lives of others. My goal is to empower all people to go for their highest aspirations because of the examples set by these amazing role models,” says Martin. Dr. Martin is the founder and creator of the annual Positively Powerful Woman Awards program.
The awards program and summit will include a recipient panel discussion, speakers and transformational action learning focused on enhancing personal, professional and business development. They, along with each of the previous 16 award recipients, will be highlighted as shining examples of women making a difference in their respective areas. Registration is $75.
Event information including sponsorship opportunities be found at ppw2013awards.eventbrite.com.
The 2013 Positively Powerful Woman Award recipients are:
- Global Leadership: Jackie Thompson, Community Affairs & Grassroots, Southwest Airlines
- STEMM Leadership: Dr. RaShonda Flint, Director of TRiO SSS STEM, ASU West Campus
- Philanthropic Leadership: Debbie Gaby, President, Sleep America
- Nonprofit Leadership: Patricia Hibbeler, CEO, Phoenix Indian Center
- Entrepreneurial Leadership: Kimber Lanning, Founder and Executive Director, Local First Arizona
- Educational Leadership: Shirley Mays, Dean & Professor of Law, Phoenix School of Law
- Corporate Leadership: Marian Yim, Shareholder, Wong Fujii Carter, PC
2013 corporate sponsors include: Southwest Airlines, Southwest Gas, Henkel, National Bank of Arizona, Arizona State University, and KGPR. Sponsorship information at ppw2013sponsor.eventbrite.com
Dr. Joel P. Martin is considered “a genuine genius in her approach to personal transformation.”
She is a training designer, facilitator and executive coach, speaker and author.
She has worked with hundreds of individuals in Fortune 500 companies, nonprofit and entrepreneurial organizations across many industries in the U.S, South Africa, France, the U.K., Latvia, Finland, Malaysia, Russia and China. Her company, Triad West Inc., specializes in diversity and inclusion, leadership, alignment and breakthrough performance. Dr. Martin serves as a commissioner on the Human Relations Commission, City of Scottsdale, a board member of ABHOW (American Baptist Homes of the West) and the director of Education and Training for the annual FraserNet PowerNetworking Conference.