Tag Archives: Women of the Year

Nominator Spotlight – Melissa Martz

Melissa Martz has nominated two women for K-W Oktoberfest Rogers Women of the Year. She is passionate about having recognition given to deserving individuals from the community and puts every effort into the nomination process. Melissa was very kind to share with us some thoughts about her experience as a nominator. You mentioned that you

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Recipient Spotlight – Sara Casselman

Sara Casselman is a perfect example of how many of our categories cross over each other.  Sometimes this makes it very difficult to choose what category is most suited to an individual.  Sara was nominated and selected as a recipient in the Professional category; however, as you will read in her spotlight, Sara could have

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Past Nominee Spotlight – Dawne Taylor Gilders

Our first spotlight introduces Dawne Taylor Gilders, a past Women of the Year nominee. Dawne shares her experience and, similar to many of her fellow nominees, a story that touches the tip of the iceberg on her contribution to her profession and the community.  We can only imagine how hard it is to accept a nomination, much less ask for letters of support, for a nominee as humble

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Introducing the Women of the Year Blog

Welcome to the inaugural Women of the Year Blog! Our committee is honoured to have the opportunity to share news, ideas, stories and inspiration of the women of our region through this blog.  In the coming months, you can check-in here to read profiles for this year’s nominees, spotlights on sponsors and previous winners, and

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