Ventura County, CA — The Ventura County chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO VC) is pleased to announce this year’s honorees for the 21st BRAVA Awards Luncheon. This year’s luncheon will be held virtually on Friday, June 18th, 12:00-1:30 p.m.
Local attendees may choose to pick up a lunch and an “Extraordinary Woman Swag Gift Bag” on Thursday, June 17th in the outdoor patio of Peirano’s in beautiful downtown Ventura, complete with a complimentary glass of wine.
2021 BRAVA Honorees
Woman Business Owner of the Year – Reyna Chavez, Scrubs on the Run Adaptability Award – Lynnette Coverly, Coverly Professional Services, Ventura Rising Star of the Year – Leena Roy, Niru Beauty, Newbury Park
Champion of Diversity – Christine Ferns, Step Up Consulting, Thousand Oaks
Resiliency Award – Kat Merrick, Local Love Project, Ventura
Young Woman Entrepreneur of the Year – Meghan Tarry, In 2 On Consulting, Thousand Oaks, Oxnard, Thousand Oaks, Ventura
This year’s theme “Diversity, Resilience, Transformation: Bold Women Creating Her-story” showcases how these six exemplary women in business and leadership are breaking barriers, forging new ground, and pursuing their goals with fearless fortitude.
“Even after a year where almost everything changed, we received a record number of nominations for our 21st annual celebration,” noted Seana-Marie Sesma, President-Elect of NAWBO VC and owner of Your PR Girls. “The BRAVA Class of 2021 personifies our theme as we all gather in June to celebrate these Bold Women Creating Her-story and their ability to pivot!”
Join over local dignitaries, business owners, executives, community leaders, and leaders in the non-profit sector gathering on Friday, June 18th to recognize our prestigious honorees. Reserve your online access, lunch and a valuable SWAG bag now at www.NAWBOVC.org. Sponsorships are also available.
NAWBO Ventura County – The local Ventura County chapter of NAWBO is committed to strengthening the wealth creating capacity of its members while promoting economic development within the entrepreneurial Ventura County community. Additionally, the local chapter advocates for innovative and effective change in the business culture, building strategic alliances and transforming public policy for the benefit of its members. Membership is open to women sole proprietors, partners and corporate owners as well as those companies and organizations that support women-owned businesses. Learn more: www.nawbovc.org.