Awards Ceremony to be Held on April 5 at Tower Theatre
The Bend Chamber’s Women of the Year Awards, sponsored by US Bank, are a celebration of the achievements and contributions of the women of Central Oregon. “This year, a record number of nominations were submitted, which is a testament to the scope and scale of women’s impact on our communities, businesses and daily lives,” said Robin Rogers, Executive Vice President of Programs and Events at the Bend Chamber. “We’re very excited to announce the nominees and are very much looking forward to the big reveal of the winners at the awards ceremony on April 5,” she added. Information about each of the nominees can be found at www.bendchamber.org, Events and Programs, 2018 Women of the Year Awards.
After a rigorous judging process, the winner of each award category will be determined and announced at the awards ceremony. The emcee this year is Julie Harrelson, CEO HGI and 2017 Woman of the Year, and the keynote speaker is Rane Stempson, CEO Ranemaker Institute.
Date: April 5
Location: Tower Theatre
Cost: $40 Chamber Members, $50 General Public
Register online and purchase tickets at www.bendchamber.org
The 2018 Women of the Year Nominees
Lifetime Achievement Award
Pamela Hulse Andrews
Woman of the Year
Charlotte Van Valkenburg
Entrepreneur of the Year
Katrina Van Dis
Young Hero (Ages 14-17)
Young Hero (Ages 18-21)