Women in Technology Opens Nominations For The 17th Annual Leadership Awards

Nominate Leading DC/VA/MD Women Making an Impact in Technology

FAIRFAX, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Women in Technology (WIT), the premier organization contributing to the
success of professional women in the Washington, D.C.-area technology
community, today announced the call for nominations for the 17th Annual
Leadership Awards. Nominations will be accepted until December 11, 2015.

This annual awards program identifies, recognizes and celebrates female
professionals who are leaders in a number of technology fields and who
bring unique vision talent and impact to the industry, while supporting
their community. Both WIT members and non-members are eligible for
nominations and winners will be announced at the Leadership Awards
Banquet on May 19, 2016 at the Hyatt Regency in Reston, VA.

“The Annual WIT Leadership Awards celebrates some of the most
accomplished women in the technology industry, recognizing their
trail-blazing impact on the technology field,” said Lisa Dezzutti,
President of WIT. “Together, these women have innovated and guided their
organizations to help achieve success throughout the last year, so
whether a small firm or large public sector organization, we want to
honor them.”

WIT is seeking nominations in the following areas:

  • Corporate Large Market Sector
  • Corporate Mid Market Sector
  • Corporate Small Market Sector
  • Government
  • Small Business/Entrepreneur
  • Technical Leadership
  • Unsung Hero
  • Rising Star
  • Women in Defense

For more information on the awards, including nomination categories,
submission guidelines and sponsorship details, please visit http://www.womenintechnology.org/career-development/wit-leadership-awards-0
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About Women in Technology

Women in Technology (WIT) is a not-for-profit organization with the
mission of advancing women in technology—from the classroom to the
boardroom—by providing advocacy, leadership development, networking,
mentoring and technology education. With nearly 1000 members in the
Washington, D.C. area, WIT strives to meet its vision of being the
premier organization empowering women to be architects of change in the
technology industry. For more information, please visit, http://www.womenintechnology.org/
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