Garden City, NY (PRWEB) January 27, 2014
NAPW honors Sandra L. Hooper as a 2013/2014 Professional Woman of the Year for leadership in floral design with this prestigious distinction. As the largest, most-recognized organization of women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National Association of Professional Women is a vibrant networking community with over 600,000 members and nearly 400 Local Chapters.
“Our goal is to provide our customers with unique memorable services and to help people make their day as special and affordable as we can,” says Ms. Hooper, who first got into the floral business working in a local flower shop during high school. When the shop arranged for professional floral design training for her, she fell in love with the craft and knew she had found the business and career for her.
Thirty years later, as owner of and floral designer at her very own floral shop, MaryJane's Flowers, Ms. Hooper is a trained and seasoned expert in floral design. Knowledgeable in the areas of wedding planning and funeral florals, she carries out all executive functions while directing her team in creating dazzling fresh and silk floral arrangements perfect for any occasion. Most importantly, Ms. Hooper pairs each beautiful arrangement she creates with the valuable, hands-on customer service that her customers have come to expect.
Among her many stellar accomplishments, Ms. Hooper has been named Design Inspiration Challenge winner by Flower Shop Network and voted "Best Florist" by South Jersey’s Courier-Post readers in 2011 and 2012. MaryJane's Flowers has been named “Best of Family 2011 Florist” by Suburban Family Magazine and was presented WeddingWire’s Brides Choice Award in 2012.
NAPW provides an exclusive, highly advanced networking forum to successful women executives, professionals and entrepreneurs where they can aspire, connect, learn and achieve. Through innovative resources, unique tools and progressive benefits, professional women interact, exchange ideas, advance their knowledge and empower each other.