UNION, Ill., March 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- INTREN and CEO & Founder, Loretta Rosenmayer, were presented the 2016 Outstanding Corporate Citizen Award at The Chicago Foundation for Women's 2016 Impact Awards Ceremony.
Held at Venue SIX10 in downtown Chicago, Illinois, the Impact Awards honor six Chicago-area women and men each year for their dedication to increasing resources and opportunities for women and girls in the Chicago area through The Chicago Foundation for Women. The Foundation promotes increased investment in women and girls, raises awareness about their issues and potential, and develops them as leaders and philanthropists.
"It is a great passion of mine to reach out in support, praise and celebration of other women. I believe there is no hood as powerful as the Sisterhood," Rosenmayer said. "Here I know that I am every woman and every woman is me. When I lift up another woman, I lift myself up and I lift up all women. Together in Sisterhood, we can make a difference not only for each other but for the entire world."
Led by Rosenmayer and fulfilled through its culture of stewardship and diversity, INTREN was named ENR Midwest's 2015 Specialty Contractor of the Year, becoming the Midwest's premier Women's Business Enterprise (WBE) specialty contractor.
Chosen for its steadfast commitment to support the growth of women in the energy industry, Rosenmayer and INTREN's dedication extends far beyond the walls of its headquarters in Union, Illinois. INTREN supports over 75 charities or non-profit organizations nationwide. The contractor is an avid supporter of the Chicago Foundation for Women, Women's Business Enterprise National Council, Women's Business Development Center, Midwest Energy Association's Energetic Women, Federation of Women Contractors and Women's Energy Network. INTREN is also a partner in ComEd's Chicago urban employment training program, CONSTRUCT, and has established the POWER Group for INTREN's female employees.
For more than 25 years, INTREN has been an innovative solution partner, dedicated to building and maintaining the infrastructure of the energy industry. The company's culture of stewardship guides INTREN to care for others' priorities as if they were their own. Through an unwavering commitment to safety, integrity, customer focus and employee empowerment, the company has succeeded in offering turnkey services to a long list of satisfied clients. As an industry leader, INTREN is proud to serve many of the country's foremost utility companies, private contractors and developers, municipalities and cooperatives. For more about INTREN, visit INTREN.com.