SRQ’s 5th Annual Women in Business Competition is Now Open!

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Nominations are now open for SRQ Magazine’s 5th Annual Women in Business Competition, recognizing extraordinary women who have made meaningful contributions to the Sarasota and Bradenton communities through their business, non-profit and philanthropic endeavors. Know someone who deserves to be recognized? Nominate them today! Once nominated, individuals will be invited to submit a formal application which will be juried by a panel of outside judges.

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2014, 2015, 2016 and the newly initiated Leadership Circle ambassadors at the 2017 Hear Me Roar Leadership and Awards Luncheon. Photo Credit: Wyatt Kostygan.

The finalists and winners of the 2018 Leadership Circle will be announced at the Hear Me Roar Leadership and Awards Luncheon  on Thursday, April 26, 2018 at The Francis where we recognize past Women in Business Leadership Circle Classes as well as the new inductees. All nominees, finalists and winners will be recognized in a special Women in Business awards supplement in the May 2018 issue of SRQ Magazine.

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Women In Business Leadership Circle Ambassador, Joy Randels offers advise to mentee at SkillSHARE Networking Summit. Photo Credit: Wyatt Kostygan. 

The SRQ Women in Business Initiative is a year-round engagement program creating highly dynamic personal networking through the science and art of mentorship. The SkillSHARE program focuses on professional career and personal development mentorship at the speed of life with two mentorship summits each year. Currently in its second year, SMARTgirl will catalyze youth leadership and development by focusing on middle school and high school girls on the Gulf Coast. Thank you to the Community Foundation of Sarasota County, New Balance of Sarasota and The Hyatt Regency, Sarasota for coming on board to support the SMARTgirl program. Thank you also to Seaside Bank for their sponsorship of the Women in Business Initiative throughout the year.

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SMARTgirl students from Girl Scouts Gulfcoast Florida eager for their workshops at SMARTgirl. Photo Credit: Wyatt Kostygan. 

To nominate a deserving local woman for her leadership and positive influence in the community, click here. 

Nominations are open through Friday, February 2, 2018; midnight.

Best of luck and Roar On ladies!

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