first_img  ATHENA AWARD® NOMINATIONS NOW BEING ACCEPTED THROUGH JANUARY 30 EVANSVILLE, IN – Mark your calendar for this year’s ATHENA Awards Luncheon – February 28, 2020, at the Old National Events Plaza.The Southwest Indiana Chamber and ANEW (A Network of Evansville Women) are accepting nominations to honor women from the GreaterEvansville region who have made outstanding contributions to our community. Finalists of the ATHENA Award demonstrate excellence, creativity, and initiative in their business or profession. They are visionaries who have shaped the community we know today and who are taking charge to ensure a bright future for the region.The luncheon will be held from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm and will showcase inspirational stories and extraordinary achievements by formally recognizing and celebrating the outstanding contributions of women in our region. These awards honor exceptional women of all ages, of diverse cultures and roles, celebrating the power of individuals to spark change and improve their community and beyond. New this year!The Athena Awards will recognize women in these disciplines:Executive of the YearRising Star of the YearEntrepreneur of the YearEducator of the YearHealthcare Professional of the YearNon-Profit Professional of the YearNew this year!We are especially honored to welcome KeynoteSpeaker Dr. Sue Ellspermann. Dr. Ellspermann is the President of Ivy Tech Community College, a formerLieutenant Governor, and a long-time friend ofSouthwest Indiana. She will offer remarks andcongratulations to the ATHENA Honorees.If you know an outstanding woman whose life of leadership and dedication has led to success. Please honor her by offering anomination before January 30. The form is online at: more information about the ATHENA Award Luncheon, to purchase seats, or to inquire aboutsponsorship opportunities, email Karen Robinson, events manager, [email protected] or call 812-425-8147. FacebookTwitterCopy LinkEmailSharelast_img read more