Friday, February 23, 2024


2024 Business Women Awards

It’s time to celebrate and honor women that are Industry Leaders, Rising Stars, Outstanding Mentors and Career Achievers.  Now in its 17th year, PBN’s Business Women Awards Program recognizes dynamic business leaders who have contributed significantly to the local workplaces and communities. Honorees will be recognized at our annual Business Women Awards Luncheon and will be profiled in our Special Section published on May 24th.

Industry Leaders and Women-to-Watch Honorees will be selected in the following categories:

  • Creative Services (Advertising, Design, Marketing, The Arts)
  • Financial Services (Accounting, Banking, Financial Advisors)
  • Health Care Services (Administrators, Nurses, Physicians)
  • Professional Services (Hospitality, Insurance, Legal, Real Estate)
  • Social Services (Education, Government, Nonprofits)
  • Technical Services (Architecture, Construction, Engineering, IT, Manufacturing)

Additionally, one woman will be chosen for the Career Achievement Award and one for the Outstanding Mentor Award. Honorees for these two awards should plan to attend the awards ceremony and give a short acceptance speech.

Industry Leader Application

Industry Leaders have been in their profession 20 years or more cumulative years. (Preview Application)

Women to Watch Application

Women-to-Watch have been working in their profession for less than 20 years. (Preview Application)

Career Achiever Application

Overall Career Achievement nominees usually have 25+ years in their career, whether
in one profession, or in several positions of progressive advancement. (Preview Application)

Outstanding Mentor Application

The Outstanding Mentor Award recognizes someone who has demonstrably assisted and helped other women advance in business. (Preview Application)

Meet Last Year’s Winners!

View 2023 Business Awards Special Section       
View Photos from the 2023 Business Awards Luncheon


Presenting Sponsor:

Event Date

05/23/2024 - 05/23/2024

Event Time

12:00pm - 2:00pm

Event Location

Providence Marriott
1 Orms Street
Providence, RI 02903