Finalists Announced for Influential Women of NWI Awards

Finalists Announced for Influential Women of NWI Awards

Over 150 finalists for the Influential Women of Northwest Indiana awards have been announced, constituting an inspiring and diverse assortment of leading females from throughout the region.

Almost 300 individuals were nominated this year by their peers and other members of the public for the impact they’ve made on their companies, industries, and communities. Nominations were evaluated by Influential Women alumni from their respective fields.

Winners in each of the 12 different industry categories will be announced at the annual banquet that held on September 26th at the Avalon Manor in Merrillville. The banquet is frequently a sold-out event with over 750 people in attendance. Additional awards are given for the Empowering Business of the Year, Community Leader of the Year, and Supporter of the Year.

To view the list of finalists and alumni, visit

Throughout its history, Influential Women has donated over $80,000 to charities and non-profits that are dedicated to assisting women and children. Participating in and/or attending this event is a great way to show your support for these organizations and the women that will be receiving honors during the ceremony.

Sponsorship opportunities are still available for companies that wish to recognize women for the impact they have made on their industries. Details are available at

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