What are the BYAs?

The Businesswoman of the Year Awards (BYAs) – celebrate the business achievements, professional expertise and leadership of outstanding women in the National Capital Region and are presented to eight recipients in the professional, Entrepreneur Leader, Enterprise Leader, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Champion and Lifetime Achievement Award.   The Businesswoman of the Year Awards Finalist Reception and Gala is organized by The Women’s Business Network (WBN).

What is the WBN?

The WBN – Women’s Business Network is a volunteer-run organization that empowers businesswomen to achieve success on their own terms by providing development opportunities, fostering valuable connections, and facilitating member success through business and career growth. WBN’s membership includes entrepreneurs, professionals and corporate executives within the private and public sectors.

Emerging Entrepreneur Category

For women who organize and operate an emerging business or group of businesses

Established Entrepreneur Category

For women who organize and operate an established business or group of businesses

Professional Services Category

For women in a vocation or occupation requiring special education, knowledge and skills

Organization Category

For women who are key decision-makers in their organization or company

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