Women in Business Awards

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Women in Business Awards

914INC. hosts its annual Women in Business Awards held in conjunction with the magazine’s November/December issue honoring powerful women who have truly excelled, not only in their professional lives, but also as leaders and role models in their communities.

Women in Business

Thursday, November 21, 2024
11:30 am – 2:00 pm
VIP Country Club

Sponsorship information:
914-345-0601 x138 sales@westchestermagazine.com

General event information:
914-345-0601 x149 marketing@westchestermagazine.com

Gold Sponsor

The Catalyst

Bronze Sponsor


Event Sponsors

Oasis Day Spa
Westchester Talk Radio

2023 Honorees

Jessica Ardrey

Operations Manager

Yonkers Downtown/Yonkers BID

Lisa Buchman

Executive Vice President, Chief Client Officer

Harrison Edwards Integrated Marketing

Soosan Bushehri-Tehrani


The Arc Westchester

Diane Cricchio

CEO/Creative Director

TimeLine Video

Sobeida Cruz

Co-Founder and Trustee

Charter School of Educational Excellence

Eileen Egan

Executive Director

Phelps Hospital, Northwell Health

Kerri El-Sabrout

Vice President, Patient Services

White Plains Hospital

Hon. Lissette Fernandez

City Court Judge

Peekskill City Court

Lisa Florio


Abrams Fensterman LLP

Jeanette Gisbert

Executive Director

Volunteer New York!

Renee Plummer-Brown


Double Door

Kathryn Raio Rende


Earworm Entertainment

Alessandra Ravetti

Senior Vice President, Associate General Counsel

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals

Shari Rosen Ascher

Director of Policy & Programs for Small Business and Chambers of Commerce

Westchester County Government

Maria Samuels

Executive Director

Westchester Disabled on the Move

Jacqueline Strum


Wine Enthusiast Media

Erika Strum Silberstein


Wine Enthusiast Commerce

Alicia Tallbe

Partner and Deputy Chair of Litigation

Yankwitt LLP

Linda Tyler

Senior Director of Membership & Programs

Business Council of Westchester

Phyllis Yezzo

Executive Vice President/Chief Nursing Executive

Westchester Medical Center Health Network

Click here to view the digital version of the Nov/Dec issue of 914INC.


914INC. is pleased to honor some of the most successful, influential, and inspirational female executives, entrepreneurs, and government and nonprofit leaders in the region with our annual Women in Business cover story and luncheon.

Eligibility Criteria:

• Nominee may live anywhere, but must work in Westchester
• Nominee must have been in her current position for at least one year.
• Anyone (colleague, peer, superior, subordinate, friend, relative) is eligible to nominate a candidate. Self-nominations are accepted.

The nomination period for 2024 is December 15, 2023 to June 28, 2024.

Women in Business Nominations

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2023 Photo Gallery


When is the 2024 Women in Business Awards?

914INC.’s Women in Business Luncheon will be held on Thursday, November 21, 2024 from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm.

Where will the 2024 Women in Business Luncheon take place?

VIP Country Club, 600 Davenport Avenue, New Rochelle, NY 10805. Click here for directions.

How much do tickets cost?

Individual Tickets are $100 each.
Tables of (10) are $950 each.

How do I purchase tickets?

Tickets can be purchased here.

How do I show my tickets?

Digital tickets will need to be presented on your smartphone. Guests can display more than one ticket on the same smartphone. Tickets may also be printed at home and brought with you the day of the event. No one will be admitted without a ticket.

Is there parking?

Yes, there is free parking onsite.

What is your refund policy?

All ticket sales are final — no refunds or exchanges.

Is there an age limit or an ID requirement to enter the event?

There is no age limit or ID requirement to attend this event.

What about weather? What if it rains?

All events are rain or shine. All tickets are final sale. We cannot provide refunds, cancellations or rain checks due to weather conditions.

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