Patricia Motta – Executive Director, Assistant General Counsel & Chief Intellectual Property Officer, American Greetings Corporation
Ann Zoller – Executive Director, LAND Studio
Leadership: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow May 2, 2016 at the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel 40th Anniversary of Women of Achievement Awards Luncheon & Conference
The 2016 Women of Achievement Awards Luncheon & Conference marked the 40th year of honoring the most distinguished and notable women in Northeast Ohio. At this highly anticipated community event, we present one of the most prestigious awards to a select group of Greater Cleveland women who have made extraordinary accomplishments through career success, community service, dedication to the YWCA mission, and leadership and mentoring.
The 2016 Women of Achievement Award recipients were: Micki Byrnes, President and General Manager, WKYC Channel 3 – Cleveland Lee Friedman, Chief Executive Officer, College Now Greater Cleveland Kathryn “Kit” Jensen, Chief Operating Officer, ideastream Kym Sellers, Founder, Kym Sellers Foundation; television and radio personality Robyn Minter Smyers, Partner-in-Charge, Thompson Hine LLP – Cleveland Office Maryrose Sylvester, President and Chief Executive Officer, Current Powered by GE Nancy Tinsley, President of Parma Medical Center, University Hospitals Sue Tyler, Executive Vice President and Chief Experience Officer, Medical Mutual of Ohio
These amazing women, as well as the 40 Women of Professional Excellence honored at the event, are featured in our 2016 ACHIEVE Magazine, which can be read by clicking here.
Thank you to our 2016 sponsors!
American Greetings Corporation
College Now Greater Cleveland Inc.
Ernst & Young
The Lubrizol Corporation
Grant Thornton LLP
The Huntington National Bank
Molina Healthcare of Ohio
Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
Reminger Co., LPA
The Sherwin-Williams Company Westfield Insurance
Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP Cleveland Indians
Cleveland State University
Cliffs Natural Resources
Current, powered by GE
Parker Hannifin Corporation
Tucker Ellis LLP
A video from the 2015 event featuring Margaret Mitchell, Executive Director, YWCA Greater Cleveland, welcomed the ballroom full of guests and set the stage for an exciting afternoon of leadership, fellowship and learning. To view Margaret's video, click here.
"It is an honor to celebrate and share the accomplishments of these transformative leaders. Through their multifaceted life and work experiences, these women are dedicated to changing lives and communities throughout Greater Cleveland and beyond."
- YWCA President and CEO Margaret Mitchell.
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