Garden City, NY (PRWEB) December 16, 2014
NAPW honors Rabia Ali as a 2014 Professional Woman of the Year. Ms. Ali is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in graphic design. 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 nearly 300 Local Chapters.
With more than 15 years of experience creating winning proposals, Ms. Ali has emerged as a leader in her field. As Team Lead / Proposal Coordinator at IBM, she seamlessly combines her extensive knowledge of information technology with her exceptional creative skills in graphic design, desktop publishing and technical writing.
In her role at IBM, Ms. Ali has been instrumental in conceptualizing, creating and managing proposals for contracts that vary from $20 million to $1 billion in value. Her work has been used in proposals in a vast array of industries, including the federal government, healthcare, logistics, information technology, administrative services, transportation and more.
In addition to her creative and technical abilities, Ms. Ali also possesses the necessary leadership acumen to guide a team through the process of creating a proposal from conception to completion. Her effective communication skills, tireless work ethic and positive attitude have garnered her much praise from her superiors and respect from staff and coworkers. Ms. Ali looks forward to continuing her tenure at IBM, gaining more responsibility and advancing in her career. She obtained her Bachelor's in Fine Arts from the Maryland Institute College of Art and is pursuing her Master's degree at Nova University.
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.