SYOSSET, N.Y., April 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Honoring women who have been drivers of change, innovation and excellence is the purpose of the Most Influential Women of the Mid-Market List. Recipients of the award will be recognized at the 2016 CEO Connection Mid-Market Convention at The Wharton School in Philadelphia on September 18 – 21, 2016. The Most Influential Women of the Mid-Market List is updated every year by a committee of business professionals organized by CEO Connection, a leading membership organization for mid-market CEOs.
Nominations will be accepted through April 15th. CEO Connection encourages business professionals to share this opportunity with colleagues, professional networks, alumni groups and any other contacts who might know women who deserve to be recognized for their exceptional leadership. Self nominations are accepted.
Eligibility requirements include being female, working for a mid-market company with between $100 million and $3 billion in annual revenue, and holding a senior position with the title of vice president or higher. The eligible nominees are then ranked based on six metrics:
- Sphere of Influence
- Annual Revenue
- Social Influence
- Search Influence
- Community Involvement
Last year's Most Influential Women of the Mid-Market List included accomplished leaders from across the business landscape.
To nominate an influential mid-market female executive, please go to the Most Influential Women page on our convention website.
We will have a break out session at our convention "Not for Women Only" to discuss how mid-market companies can help increase the number of women in senior executive and board level positions.
To register for the Mid-Market Convention, please visit www.midmarketconvention.com. A highlight of the convention will be the Mid-Market Awards Dinner on September 20. In addition to revealing this year's Most Influential Women of the Mid-Market List, awards will also be handed out in the following categories: Mid-Market Company of the Year; Mid-Market CEO of the Year; Mid-Market Rising Star; Social Impact Award.
About CEO Connection
CEO Connection is the ONLY membership organization in the world reserved exclusively for CEOs of mid-market companies – companies with between $100 million and $3 billion in annual revenue. Through private in-person events, specialized online and offline communications, and personal, individualized attention, we connect thousands of mid-market CEOs to the people, information and resources that can make them more successful. Collectively mid-market companies account for $10 trillion of the $30 trillion annual U.S. private sector gross receipts.
Members are C-level executives with responsibility for all or significant portions of their respective company. They represent a wide variety of businesses across a broad geographic spectrum. Collectively mid-market companies account for $10 trillion of the $30 trillion annual U.S. private sector gross receipts.
Inspired by C-level Wharton executives, CEO Connection began in 2005 and has evolved into a dynamic community with wide-ranging benefits uniquely designed to help the mid-market CEO and champion the mid-market perspective.
For more information, visit www.ceoconnection.com; Twitter @ceoconnection #midmarketceo.
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