Most of my career, I thought I was just an anomaly as a successful female entrepreneur until I attended the Tuck-WBENC Executive Program. It was a life changing event to spend a week with 59 other women just like me!
ATLANTA (PRWEB) August 23, 2019
It's been an exciting year of awards and recognitions for Atlanta-based small business CATMEDIA, whose CEO Catherine Downey has been accepted in to the 2019 Tuck WBENC Strategic Growth Program. This is the second time Downey has been honored with attending this week-long program that brings together a select group of women executives to discuss the latest in strategic direction, financial strategy, digital technologies, partnering, acquisitions, and brand communication.
The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) is the largest certifier of women-owned businesses in the U.S. and a leading advocate for women business owners and entrepreneurs.
"We believe diversity promotes innovation, opens doors, and creates partnerships that fuel the economy. That’s why we provide the most relied upon certification standard for women-owned businesses and the tools to help them succeed. Our mission is to fuel economic growth globally by identifying, certifying, and facilitating the development of women-owned businesses."
For over the past 15 years, IBM has been committed to supporting the development and advancement of Women's Business Enterprises through educational opportunities.
CATMEDIA is a marketing, training, and creative services company that prides itself on turning visions to motion. Since 1997, Downey, who was named by Atlanta Magazine as one of the Top 500 CEOs in 2019, has seen tremendous growth in her company. Her leadership, commitment, and strength serve as the foundation for CATMEDIA’s operational standards and practices. Her unique ability to understand the creative world enables CATMEDIA to offer superior solutions to match each client’s individual message.
CATMEDIA has been recognized for numerous awards the over the last decade in leadership, company growth, and best places to work for.
Not only has the company been named one of Atlanta’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For for four years in a row, but has twice been named to the Inc. 500 list of the fastest-growing private companies in America, as well as the Atlanta Business Chronicle’s top ten list of fastest-growing private companies.
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