Impact on Local Economy
Rishona Hyman, Aqua Essence Swim Academy
(Sponsor: Women's Enterprise Centre of Manitoba)
Claudia Villatoro-Earl, Declutter.ca
(Sponsor: City of Winnipeg)
Majda Ficko, Hair Do Zoo
(Sponsor: Winnipeg Free Press)
Kaye Grant, Reconnaissance Management Consulting Group Inc.
(Sponsor: Cynthia Hiebert-Simkin, Inkster Christie Hughes LLP)
Marta Mikita-Wilson, Eco Stream
(Sponsor: Winnipeg Women Magazine)
Anita Sharma Turner, RE/MAX Associates
Excellence in Service
Penny Brookes, Cruise World Inc.
Contribution to Community
Tannis Wilson, Covet Designs
(Sponsor: Province of Manitoba)
Celeste Brunel, Celestial Designs Inc.
"Each and every one of our 30 finalists are to be commended on their success in business. We take pride in the integrity of our submission and judging process and anyone named as a finalist is certainly a successful business woman. The 10 women who won Awards on May 17th will join an esteemed group of Women Business Owners who have stood before them as winners of these prestigious awards," said Lucy Camara, President of WBOM and Vice-President of Olatech Business Hosting Corporation. "Launching and running a business is a challenge for anyone. Being a woman business owner brings with it a unique set of challenges and it takes a true entrepreneurial spirit to embrace those challenges, managing