Special Sponsored Section Introducing the 2016 Leading Women Finalists! Tricia Vohden Tracy Fink Dianne Grossman Cindy Nolte Michelle Lifschitz Laura Bianchini Bridgette Hobart-Janeczko Dianne Grossman - Pg. 10 Jill Qualter Chisholm It is with great honor that we present the 2016 Leading Women Entrepreneur and Intrapreneur Finalists. They have demonstrated the value of leadership and the heights to which it can take a person, a community or even a nation. Hundreds of nominations were received from women leaders who are all accomplished, intelligent and inspired by their work. Together they support numerous non-profits, are employing thousands, generating billions and represent Dr. Gale Tenen Spak Micheline Nader Cheryl McCants Angela Moskow Mary Pisarkiewicz a variety of industries. These women exhibit outstanding performance in four areas: Market Potential, Innovation, Community Involvement and Advocacy for Women. The selected finalists are listed on page 20. These finalists are submitted for Phase Two of the competition where our Advisory Board helps to select the Top 25. The Top 25 are then celebrated at the annual Recognition Evening which will be held on November 14, 2016 at the Liberty House, Jersey City, NJ, at 6 pm. Also featuring some of our Top 25 Award Winning Alumni. Dr. Linda Stone and Dr. Vanna Stone Judith Schumacher Judith A. Sheft Theodora Sergiou Anne Marie Almasi Join us in our mission and nominate an outstanding women leader at LWEWORLD.com LWEWORLD.com @leadingwomenentrepreneurs @lweus I info@LWEWORLD.com @LindaWellbrock OCTOBER 2016 NEW JERSEY MONTHLY LWE 1