Garden City, NY (PRWEB) December 26, 2013
NAPW honors Jean A. Balgrosky as a 2013/2014 Professional Woman of the Year for leadership in business with this prestigious distinction. As the largest, most-recognized organization of women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the NAPW is a powerfully vibrant networking community with over 600,000 members and nearly 400 local chapters.
“I possess the ability to spot talent and have extensive experience that allows me to help organizations succeed,” says Ms. Balgrosky, co-founder of Bootstrap Incubation, LLC, which invests in and mentors start-up IT businesses to achieve the American dream.
Ms. Balgrosky brings more than 20 years of CIO experience in the healthcare industry working for such health systems as Scripps Health and Holy Cross Health System (now Trinity Health System). In addition, she is a health IT lecturer at UCLA and is an IT expert with many years of experience leading and implementing systems initiatives while consistently thinking of ways to use IT to advance the vision and strategies of an organization to help it become more efficient and effective. She is the author of Essentials of Health Information Systems and Technology that is due to be published in the summer of 2014.
With a world-class complimentary team of experienced entrepreneurs, Bootstrap fills the gap between commercial banks and the venture capital community, provides its investments with efficient and effective shared resources and opens the door to a network of industry relationships.
The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) is a dynamic business network where nearly 500,000 accomplished, professional women come together to interact, exchange ideas and empower themselves. Through the extensive network of close to 400 local NAPW chapters nationwide, like-minded members make use of online networking, educational tools and many other valuable privileges of NAPW membership.