Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) April 09, 2013
Girl Scouts of Central Maryland (GSCM) is proud to announce Wells Fargo as the Ambassador sponsor of the 2013 Distinguished Women’s Award reception. The event takes place on Thursday, April 25, 2013 from 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm at the Baltimore Country Club in Roland Park and honors five local businesswomen for their outstanding professional and civic accomplishments.
“Wells Fargo is proud to be the Ambassador Sponsor of the 2013 Distinguished Women’s Award reception,” said Andy Bertamini, Wells Fargo’s Regional President for Maryland. “Wells Fargo has long understood that we can be no stronger, nor more successful, than the neighborhoods and communities where we do business. Supporting our communities and celebrating the achievements of this year’s award recipients allows us to better meet our customers' financial needs and helps us to achieve our goal to be one of America's best companies.”
“We are extremely pleased to have Wells Fargo as a signature sponsor of the Distinguished Women’s Award reception, the Council’s premier fundraising event,” said Traci Barnett, GSCM Chief Executive Officer. “Their Ambassador level support will help us continue our community outreach efforts, which include implementing In-School STEM and self-esteem programming and our nationally acclaimed Girl Scouts Beyond Bars program,” Barnett noted.
This year, the Distinguished Women’s Award reception will honor: Karen Barbour, founder and president, The Barbour Group; Dr. Winifred J. Booker, principal owner Valley Dental Pediatrics and founder of Brushtime Products, Inc.; Patricia Lambert, principal, Pessin Katz Law, P.A.; Cecile K. Perich, Senior Vice President of Human Relations, McCormick & Co., Inc.; and, Maria Harris Tildon, Senior Vice President of Public Policy and Community Affairs, CareFirst BlueCross Blue Shield. Tickets to the event are $100 and can be purchased by contacting Berit Killingstad, GSCM Major Gifts Officer, bkillingstad(at)gscm(dot)org or 410.358.9711, ext. 225.
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Thanks to our Distinguished Women’s Award reception media sponsors: Baltimore Business Journal, Baltimore Fishbowl, Baltimore Sun Media Group, The Business Monthly, The Daily Record, Focus on Women magazine, MyCity4Her, WomanTalk Live, WYPR