Congratulations to WIBLI Awards winners

08 Jul Congratulations to WIBLI Awards winners

On June 6, 2019, the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce presented its Women in Business and Leadership Initiative (WIBLI) Awards, recognizing exemplary contributions businesses and women in our region have made to increase gender equity in the workplace.

“This year’s WIBLI Awards winners demonstrate how our region’s business community is living up to its commitment to improve gender equity and economic opportunity,” said Marilyn Strickland, the Chamber’s president and CEO.

During the ceremony, the Chamber presented three awards:

  • Davis Wright Tremaine received the WIBLI Business of the Year award, which honors a business that has significantly contributed to gender equity in the workplace.
  • Graciela Gomez Cowger, CEO of Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, received the WIBLI Female Leader of the Year Award, which honors a woman who demonstrates exemplary leadership traits and has made significant contributions to gender equity in our region.
  • Madeleine Winslow, a diversity and inclusion consultant with Mercer, received the WIBLI Rising Star Award, which honors a woman with 10 years or less of work experience who has exemplary leadership traits at an early point in her career and has worked to advance gender equity in our region.

Join data2insight as we send our congratulations to this year’s winners!