Carrie Hensel and Debra Power, Co-Founders and Co-Presidents of the Women’s Exchange of Washtenaw have received the prestigious award for Women in Business Champions. The Women’s Exchange of Washtenaw is a volunteer-based group, which runs educational and networking programs for businesswomen. WXW has helped women find jobs, create connections, generate referrals and make friends. This award would not have been possible without the support of all the volunteers and WXW attendees.
The U.S. Small Business Administration awards will be presented on April 29, 2010 during the sixth annual Michigan Celebrates Small Business awards event at The Lansing Center. Keynote speaker, Governor Jennifer Granholm, will recognize the critical impact small businesses will have on the future of Michigan’s economy. View a full list of all the winners.