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Business Women Awards

June 17 @ 12:00 pm

Winners Announced!

Event Information

When: Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Place:  Virtual
Time:  12:00pm

Providence Business News is pleased to present the 13th Annual Business Women Awards Program. This is one of PBN’s more popular events celebrating a diverse group of successful women in the state.  All honorees will be recognized in a virtual ceremony on June 17th.  Register here for the virtual awards ceremony.

2020 PBN Business Women award winners include:

Outstanding Mentor: Ann M. Kashmanian, Brown Medicine
Career Achiever: Peg Langhammer, One Day

Industry Leaders:

  • Small Business – Lynne Diamante, OPTX Rhode Island 
  • Financial Services – Roegan Makowski, Webster Bank 
  • Health Care Services  – Shannon Sullivan, Care New England Health System/Kent County Memorial Hospital 
  • Hospitality  – Lisa Marie Mattiello, Pranzi Catering and Events
  • Professional Services – Stacie Collier, Nixon Peabody LLP 
  • Social Services/NonprofitKelly Nevins, Women’s Fund Rhode Island 
  • Technical Services  – Maria Diaz-Masterson, Naval Undersea Warfare Center 

Woman to Watch Category:

  • Small Business – Michelle Murphy, Roots Hair Salon
  • Financial Services – Amy Walsh, Bank of America 
  • Health Care Services- Dr. Caroline Chang, RI Dermatology Institute
  • Hospitality Industry- Heather Singleton, Rhode Island Hospitality Association
  • Professional Services  – Tara DeMoura, BCBSRI VP
  • Social Services/Nonprofit  – Kristin Urbach, North Kingstown Chamber of Commerce 
  • Technical Services- Jessica Spivey, Shawmut Design and Construction 

The 2020 Achievement Honorees include (listed alphabetically):

  • Amy Antone, Cuddles of Hope Foundation
  • Geremie Callaghan, Fluke Newport
  • Stephanie Chamberlin, PINCH LLC
  • Margaret Hartigan, Marstone Inc.
  • Michele Kratz, Upward Health National
  • Victoria Malchar, Malchar Wellness Center
  • Katie McDonald, bnourished
  • Mary T. O’Sullivan, Encore Executive and Corporate Coaching
  • Marcy Reyes, Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island; The Financial Literacy Youth Initiative
  • Amy Stratton, Moonan, Stratton & Waldman LLP
  • Leonora Valvo, Swoogo
  • Debbie A. Wood, Wood Boat and Motor Inc.

Register here for the virtual awards ceremony.

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