I’m pleased to honor Alexia with this prestigious award. Her knowledge and experience in her industry are valuable assets to her company and community.
Garden City, NY (PRWEB) December 28, 2015
The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) honors Alexia Priest as a 2015-2016 inductee into its VIP Woman of the Year Circle. She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in business. NAPW is the nation’s leading networking organization exclusively for professional women, boasting 850,000 members and over 200 operating Local Chapters.
“I’m pleased to honor Alexia with this prestigious award,” said NAPW President Star Jones. “Her knowledge and experience in her industry are valuable assets to her company and community.”
Self-motivated, results oriented and driven to succeed, Alexia Priest is a seasoned professional who has constantly set her goals to keep pace with her highest aspirations for personal excellence. Throughout her career, she has exhibited exemplary teamwork, expertise, integrity and dedication.
As Associate Director BD&L Strategic Transactions at Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Ms. Priest is responsible for leading a cross-functional team in the negotiations of global strategic transactions involving intellectual property.
Ms. Priest received her Master of Business Administration with an emphasis in Economics from the University of New Haven. In her junior year of college, she was instrumental in the establishment of Title IX and to this day, she remains active in assisting other women through professional affiliations and personal efforts. She is currently involved with the Licensing Executives Society (LES) and Women in Electronics, where she selects college students to benefit from scholarships as they transition into professional life.
Beyond her remarkable professional pursuits, Ms. Priest is a devoted and passionate supporter of The Yale New Haven Hospital and The Police Athletic League.
For her commitment to achieving success according to her personal standards of excellence, and for her outstanding accomplishments in enriching her position with her diversified proficiencies, Ms. Priest is being honored as a leader and role model for her profession.
Awards & Accomplishments: Master of Business Administration, University of New Haven
NAPW’s mission is to provide an exclusive, highly advanced networking forum to successful women executives, professionals and entrepreneurs where they can aspire, connect and achieve. Through innovative resources, unique tools and progressive benefits, professional women interact, exchange ideas, advance their knowledge and empower each other.