Search for women of influence in the community

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 08 July, 2008, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 08 July, 2008, 12:00am

The American Chamber of Commerce and the South China Morning Post have put out the nomination call again for their annual Women of Influence Awards. They're looking for people to recommend individual businesswomen and companies that have demonstrated excellence specifically in the local community.

The individual category is further broken down into young achiever of the year, entrepreneur of the year and professional of the year. The qualities they're looking for in candidates include exemplary professional and entrepreneurial accomplishments, making an impact within the industry or region, and a positive level of community involvement or responsibility. As for the companies, obviously they're appealing for firms that have shown a commitment towards treating their female workers with class.

For further details and nomination forms, go to the website The awards will be presented at a ceremony on October 28.