The Women of Innovation® awards gala recognizes women accomplished in science, technology, engineering, math and those who are involved in their community. This awards event is a time for like-minded, successful women to get together and celebrate their accomplishments.
We are excited to honor another group of Connecticut’s outstanding women in the following areas:
Science - Engineering - Technology – Research - Information Technology - Small & Large Business Entrepreneurship - Analytics - Academia -Mathematics – Community Involvement
2015 Women of Innovation Keynote Speaker:
Cecilia K. McKenney, Executive Vice President of Human Resources and Administrative Services, Frontier Communications
McKenney is a member of The Leadership Council of Franklin & Marshall College and a member of the Board of Directors of The Child Care Council of Westchester County, Inc. On May 15, 2014, she was honored with the HR Leader Award in the Large Company category at the 2014 Fairfield County HR People of the Year Awards. The awards are given each year by The Southern Connecticut Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management to recognize individuals whose performance and contributions have significantly benefited their organizations, the Human Resources profession and the community. Click here to learn more.
Youth Innovation and Leadership
Collegian Innovation and Leadership
Community Innovation and Leadership
Research Innovation and Leadership
Academic Innovation and Leadership
Entrepreneurial Innovation and Leadership
Small Business Innovation and Leadership
Large Business Innovation and Leadership
Award Winners By Year
“These women have broken through the glass ceiling. And not only have they broken through it — they are keeping it open for other women to come through.” - Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman. Listen to the full interview.