On May 17, 2006 Atlanta business owner Elisa Gambino of Via Elisa received the prestigious NAWBO Atlanta Chapter WE Shine Award for Rising Star of the Year as well as the SBDC GWEN Georgia Women Entrepreneur of 2006.
The NAWBO WE Shine Award is presented to the Rising Star, a woman business owner who has elevated her business and demonstrated exceptional achievements over the past year. Areas of accomplishment include achieving business milestones in terms of growth, profit, and recognizable success.
The winner must be the majority owner of a business located in metropolitan Atlanta and/or its surrounding counties. NAWBO is a national organization that assists women owned small businesses. Since 1975, NAWBO has helped women evolve their businesses by sharing resources and providing a single voice to shape economic and public policy. Please visit NAWBO or the NAWBO Atlanta web site to learn more.
The GWEN Award is presented by the Georgia Small Business Development (SBDC) Network to a woman who has built a thriving business through the assistance of the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) in Georgia. The recipient is recognized for outstanding innovation, contribution and commitment to growing a successful woman-owned business.
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