The Awards are a celebration of women who have devoted their lives to the pet industry and shine as beacons of women helping women and pets with passion. Christina Massie is a perfect example!
Centerville, Ohio (PRWEB) August 21, 2013
Local businesswoman Christina Massie, of Club K-9 Doggy Daycare in Centerville, has been named a finalist in the Pet Industry Woman of the Year Award competition. Massie, who has been in business for 9 years, was nominated in the entrepreneur category. She and 24 others will now move on to compete within the categories and finally, for the Woman of the Year Award.
Award categories include Solopreneur, Entrepreneur, Corporation, Advocate and Rising Star. Five finalists were named in each category, and one overall Pet Industry Woman of the Year will be chosen from the 25 finalists.
A panel of independent judges reviewed and scored nominations from all over the country for applicants in the five categories.
Massie will sit on a panel of experts who will participate in a roundtable discussion on Saturday of the WIPIN conference, which runs Aug. 23 through 25 in Portland, Oregon.
She also will be recognized during the Woman of the Year Award ceremony held the evening of Aug. 24 in conjunction with the conference.
"The Pet Industry Women of the Year Awards were designed to recognize the amazing females who dedicate their time and talents to improving the lives of all pets – dogs, cats, birds, fish, horses and exotics – and their parents," said Shawna Schuh, president of WIPIN. "The Awards are a celebration of women who have devoted their lives to the pet industry and shine as beacons of women helping women and pets with passion. Christina Massie is a perfect example!"
Massie owns Club K-9 Doggy Daycare which has over 12,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor play space. She and her highly trained staff supervise dogs while they play off leash together on special puppy playground toys and even dog pools. All the action can be seen live on the daycares popular webcam system found on their website.
For more information about Club K-9 Doggy Daycare call 937-291-3647.