Women in Business - Fall 2017 - 6
As a leading organization for working women, the American
Business Women's Association takes recognition to a national level
with the prestigious Top Ten Business Women of ABWA program.
The Top Ten is the highest honor awarded to a member in ABWA.
These women are applauded for their career accomplishments,
community involvement, and of course, their contribution to ABWA.
Congratulations to the 2018 Top Ten Business Women of ABWA!
CEO/Founder of MBradford
Management Associates, LLC
South east express network
Retail Marketing Manager
for Wrangler, Division of VF
Heart of the piedmont Chapter
Member Since: 2013
Member Since: 1987
"I am thrilled to see young ABWA entrepreneurs taking
risks to start their own business with unthinkable
determination to succeed," says Bradford. "Being a part
of ABWA has opened up many networking opportunities
and business leads. each monthly educational event is
like a dose of medicine to prevent unwanted symptoms
complacent in pursuing a dream."
KATHRyN HOPE JEFFERy
Sr. Manager, Manufacturing &
Supplier Quality for Pfizer Global
Supply, Pfizer, Inc.
Lancaster Area express network
Accountant/Payroll Manager for
Prince George's County Public
Schools - Friendly High School
Oxon Hill Charter Chapter
Fort Washington, MD
Member Since: 1991
Member Since: 2006
"After serving on the ABWA national Board of directors
for two consecutive terms, my director observed and
recognized that my ABWA involvement had added value
to our pfizer team. This resulted in a promotion," states
Carvell. "I'm making it a personal mission to ensure that
others see what I see and that future generations are able
to benefit from the organization as much as I have. My
goal, seeing that ABWA remains timeless and successful
for the next 68 years!"
WOMEN IN BUSINESS
"The professional growth and the advancement of my
career are direct results of my 30-year membership in
ABWA," states Godbee. "ABWA has inspired me to want
more, do more and be more while striving for continued
career advancement. Wrangler recognizes the influence
of ABWA in my success and has subsequently been
extremely supportive in my efforts to advance in the
"ABWA has provided me tools to help me accomplish my
goals," says Jeffery. "The professional accomplishments
modeled by the women in ABWA, the standards and the
vision of the organization have inspired me to achieve
my professional goals. The members of ABWA have
provided me access to their stories of challenge, growth