MEDIA RELEASE: She Prosperity won gold for Startup of the Year in the 14th annual Stevie International Awards for Women in Business in New York on 17 November 2017.
Founder and mum of three teenagers, Kimberly Sumner said the award recognises She Prosperity's work helping women in corporate bring their value to the table authentically as women.
"The work I do is driven by my deep desire to help women thrive in corporate roles and organisations to outperform through diversity in leadership," she said, adding "The gender pay gap is real and needs closing."
Dedicating her award to the many incredible women she works with and her husband of 17 years, Sumner shared "This award means She Prosperity can help many more women in corporate step forward into roles they want, communicating value to be paid their worth," she said.
"Companies with more gender diversity in management benefit from improved financial performance, higher return on investment, and greater staff morale and engagement."
She Prosperity won a further three bronzes for Most Innovative woman of the Year in business services, and Best New Service of the Year for both business and consumer categories. The International Stevie Awards for Women in Business honour women executives, entrepreneurs, employees and the companies they run worldwide. The Stevie Awards have been hailed as the world’s premier business awards and is in its 14th year. More than 1,500 entries were submitted this year for consideration.
Winners were chosen by more than 170 professionals worldwide serving on five specialised judging committees. You can learn more about the Stevie Awards at http://www.StevieAwards. com.
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