ADDIS ABEBA – The Association for Women in Business (AWiB) announced five nominees for 2019 Women of Excellence award.
The annual award celebrates outstanding Ethiopian Women who serve their communities and country tirelessly, said the association in a statement. The association announced the names of the nominee on Friday afternoon.
The nominees are Azeb Worku, CEO of Arts TV; Bethlehem Birhane, Founder of Entoto Beth Artisan or RESTORE EMPOWER CREATE; Dr. Selamenesh Tsige Legas, Founder & President of Gojjo; Tigist Waltenigus, Co-Founder and CEO of YeErq Ma’ed; and Zaf Wolde Tsadik, CEO of Zaf Pharmaceuticals.
The women will be celebrated in this year’s Women of Excellence Award event will take place on Sunday, October 20 at the Sheraton Hotel.
Corporate business executives, influential community leaders, businesswomen, and entrepreneurs are expected to attend AWiB 2019 WOE Gala Dinner.
Established in April 2010, AWiB is a platform for helping women become leaders and role models.