Garden City, NY (PRWEB) February 03, 2015
NAPW honors Alicia Allen as a 2015 Professional Woman of the Year. Ms. Allen is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in business. As the largest, most-recognized networking organization of professional women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National Association of Professional Women is a powerfully vibrant networking community with over 600,000 members and over 200 Local Chapters.
For the past three years, Ms. Allen has held the role of Property Manager at Agrium US Inc., a major retail supplier of agricultural products and services in North America, South America and Australia. Before taking on the management position, she was Property Coordinator. According to the company’s website, Agrium is focused on "providing the world’s farmers with the high-quality products and services they need to help feed a growing world."
During her tenure at Agrium US Inc., Ms. Allen has steadily honed her management skills and industry knowledge. From customer service and computer skills to budget preparation and contract negotiations, Ms. Allen successfully manages the day-to-day operations of her department. She effectively communicates with her co-workers and excels at team leadership, knowing how and when to motivate and counsel her staff. She is also active in the Agrium Women's Leadership Group.
Ms. Allen has a Master of Business Administration in Sustainability Studies from the University of Colorado at Denver, a Master’s degree in Sports and Entertainment Management from the University of Colorado at Denver and a Bachelor of Science in Business / Commerce, General, from the University of Northern Colorado. She has also earned a Paralegal Certificate from Aims Community College.
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.