Chicago, IL (PRWEB) January 22, 2007
The Chicago Area Chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO), one of the largest national women's organizations with more than 90 chapters, recently appointed Sharan Tash, founder of the Wilmette based business, The Professional Networker (http://www.TheProNetworker.com) to position of Corporate Retention Chairperson.
NAWBO® Chicago Corporate partners are champions for NAWBO® Chicago's mission and vision for women owned businesses, contributing resources, tools, opportunities, experience and a source of business for its' members.
Tash will lead the Corporate Retention team by:
- Facilitating Corporate Partner involvement in the Chapter
- Providing information to the Chapter about wants and needs of Corporate Partners
- Working with Corporate Partners to ensure that their benefits are used and their needs are being met
- Provide an opportunity for each Corporate Partner to recognize a Women of Achievement from their organization
The Chair appointment reflects Tash's three-year history of active NAWBO membership and service. This position includes her current Board position as Program Director, and committee member for Affiliates, Connecting Points and Corporate Development. In 2005, she won the National "Rookie of the Year" Award at the organization's national convention.
"NAWBO is a dynamic organization where women business owners can do more than just network. We give back through our Next Generation Outreach program or our free Advisory Board for our members. We can get involved in the political scene through the NAWBO PAC, or with all our Affiliate organizations. We help each other in business by attending networking events, leads groups, Connecting Points and Roundtable discussion groups. We even have a Golf Outing, Diversity events and a Gala each year. NAWBO is THE place for women business owners", says Tash.
Tash is the founder of The Professional Networker®, Inc. whose mission is to help savvy business professionals accelerate their success through relationship networking.
For more information on NAWBO programs, visit http://www.nawbochicago.org or contact Sheila Gidley at the NAWBO office 312-609-1300.
To learn more about The Professional Networker®, or sign up for a free membership that provides access to networking events throughout Chicagoland and insightful articles on the subject, go to http://www.TheProNetworker.com, or contact Sharan Tash at 847-571-0338.