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The Greater Women’s Business Council’s LACE (Ladies Achieving Continuous Excellence) Awards is an annual Black-tie celebration for our entire membership. It is here that we recognize our outstanding corporate partners and women business enterprises (WBEs) for their commitment and contributions to the mission of the GWBC.

In addition to the awards ceremony, LACE features a silent auction and an inspiring awards reception, and live entertainment followed by a fabulous dinner.

 

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2020 Recap

Event Date
Friday, November 6, 2020

Event Location
Virtual Event

2020 LACE Award Winners

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Corporation of the Year

UPS

Latasha Griffin - UPS
Advocate of the Year – Corporation

Latasha Griffin

UPS

Tina Stevens - Secondary Solutions
Advocate of the Year - WBE GA

Tina Stevens

Secondary Solutions

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Buyer of the Year

Deborah Mackins

Georgia Power

Donna Brin - bFive40
Trailblazer Award: Category I

Donna Brin

bFive40

Customer Focused Strategies
Trailblazer Award: Category II

Pamela F. Lopez & Suzanne H. Beisner

Customer Focused Strategies

Paula Edwards - Lexair Electronics Sales Corp.
Trailblazer Award: Category III

Paula Edwards

Lexair Electronics Sales Corporation

Amy Bush - HLMF Logistics
Trailblazer Award: Category IV

Amy Bush

HLMF Logistics

Latha Ganeshan - Datum Software
Trailblazer Award: Category VI

Latha Ganeshan

Datum Software

Georgia Power
The Voice Award

Georgia Power

 

Terrez M. Thompson - The Coca Cola Company
2020 Champion Award

Terrez M. Thompson

The Coca-Cola Company

Taylor Estes - Apple Box
The Pivot Award  

Taylor Estes

Apple Box

Keshia Walker - Insights Marketing_Promotions
The Pivot Award  

Keshia Walker

Insights Marketing & Promotions

2019 Recap

Event Date
Friday, November 8, 2019

Event Location
The St. Regis | Atlanta, GA

2019 LACE Award Winners

BMW Group-Spartanburg
Corporation of the Year

BMW Manufacturing Co., LLC

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Advocate of the Year – Corporation

Deborah Mackins

Georgia Power

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Advocate of the Year - WBE GA

Sara Webb

InTandem Promotions

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Advocate of the Year - WBE SC

Nika White

Nika White Consulting, LLC

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Buyer of the Year

Adam Moore

SunTrust Bank

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Trailblazer Award: Category I

T. Renee’ Smith

iSuccess Consulting, Inc.

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Trailblazer Award: Category II

Tina Stevens

Secondary Solutions, Inc.

Tracey Grace_2019_Headshot
Trailblazer Award: Category III

Tracey Grace

IBEX IT Business Experts, LLC

JoAnne LaBounty_2019_Headshot
Trailblazer Award: Category IV

JoAnne LaBounty

Spartanburg Meat Processing Company, Inc.

Tammy Cohen_2019_Headshot
Trailblazer Award: Category VI

Tammy Cohen

InfoMart

Lissa Miller_2019_Headshot
The Voice Award

Lissa Miller

SunTrust Bank