COLUMBIA, S.C. February 12, 2019 – A local business owner, Karen R Jenkins of KRJ Consulting, was recently recognized for outstanding achievements. Enterprising Women magazine, has announced the winners of the 2019 Enterprising Women of the Year Awards, an annual tribute to the world’s top women entrepreneurs. Honorees will be recognized at the 17th Annual Enterprising Women of the Year Awards Celebration & Conference, to be held from Sunday, March 24 to Tuesday, March 26 at the Westin Beach Resort in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
The Enterprising Women of the Year Awards is widely considered one of the most prestigious recognition programs for women business owners. To win, nominees must demonstrate that they have fast-growth businesses, mentor or actively support other women and girls involved in entrepreneurship, and stand out as leaders in their communities. Many of the honorees also serve as leaders of the key organizations that support the growth of women’s entrepreneurship.
Award winners were recognized in seven categories this year. annual sales of more than $100 million; annual sales of more than $25 million and up to $100 million; annual sales of more than $10 million and up to $25 million; annual sales of more than $5 million and up to $10 million; annual sales of more than $2 million and up to $5 million; annual sales of more than $1 million and up to $2 million; and annual sales of up to $1 million. Finalists for the award, called Champions, were also named to the prestigious list of honorees.
Karen was recognized in the following category:
Winners in the “over $2 million and up to $5 million in annual sales” category:
- Marsha Ralls, Closed Monday Productions LLC, Washington DC
- Mary Kruse, HealthSource Solutions LLC, Minnetonka, MN
- Karen Albright, BodyLase Skin Spa, Cary, NC
- Shirley Vincent, Netrocon Digital, Charlotte, NC
- Reenie Feingold, StoreSMART, Rochester, NY
- Karen R. Jenkins, KRJ Consulting, LLC, Columbia, SC
- Gretchen Gaede, A-Train Marketing, Fort Collins, CO
- Kathy Jordan, Jordan Search Consultants, O’Fallon, MO
- Aimee Koval, Metis Consulting Group, Manlius, NY
- Rosanne S. DeTorres, Esq., DeTorres & DeGeorge Family Law, Morristown, NJ
- Tammy Hawes, Virsys12, Brentwood, TN
- Lindsey Carnett, Marketing Maven, Camarillo, CA
The 2019 Enterprising Women of the Year Awards Celebration & Conference will bring together dynamic women business owners from North America and around the world for two full days of top-notch workshops, networking opportunities, corporate sponsor exhibits, and awards presentations. The celebration will shine the spotlight on honorees, with award presentations at the Enterprising Women of the Year Awards Gala Dinner.
QUOTES: “The recipients of the 2019 Enterprising Women of the Year Awards represent an amazing group of women entrepreneurs from across the United States and as far away as India and South Africa,” said Monica Smiley, publisher and CEO of Enterprising Women. “We are so proud to recognize their accomplishments as CEOs of fast-growth companies, community leaders, and role models and mentors to other women and girls. We look forward to shining the spotlight on them at our 17th annual awards event in March.”
DETAILS: - For more information or to register to attend the 2019 Enterprising Women of the Year Awards Celebration and Conference, visit http://enterprisingwomen.com.
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