The 7th Annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business was held on Friday, November 12, 2010. Winners offered a range of products and services from cloth diapers, to interchangeable flip-flops to career advancement for women, some of this year’s winners include:
Best New Product of the Year and Most Innovative Company of the Year (All Other Industries):
One-Size Cloth Diapers from FuzziBunz (Lafayette, LA)
FuzziBunz (http://www.fuzzibunz.com) cloth diapers are one of the most durable cloth diapers. This award-winning patented pocket diaper is made with sturdy snap closures, which are made to last and require absolutely no maintenance.
Women Helping Women Award (Media):
Hybrid Mom (New York, NY)
Hybrid Mom (http://www.hybridmom.com/) is a website that creates one authentic, inspiring, and reliable resource for the multiple roles today’s mom plays – loving parent, unique individual and business-minded person.
Blog of the Year (All Other Industries):
She Takes on the World: The Blog for Career-Oriented Women (Kitchener, ON, Canada)
She Takes on the World (http://www.shetakesontheworld.net) is an award-winning business and lifestyle blog for career-oriented women. It aims to support and inspire women to create their own career.
Blog of the Year (Advertising, Marketing, and Public Relations):
Career Memos blog by Career Woman, Inc. (Issaquah, WA)
Career Woman, Inc. (http://www.careerwomaninc.com) is an international consulting company dedicated to the advancement of women in business and the achievement of women’s personal and professional aspirations.
Best Young Entrepreneur:
Lindsay Phillips, Founder of Lindsay Phillips Inc. (Cedar Knolls, NJ)
Lindsay Phillips (http://www.lindsay-phillips.com/about.aspx) is the energetic inspiration and founding force behind SwitchFlops. She designs functional flops with colorful, changeable straps, each adorned by a unique button.
Best Entrepreneur (Non-Services Businesses; Up to 100 Employees):
Lolita Healy, CEO of Designs by Lolita (Providence, RI)
Designs by Lolita (http://thelolitastore.com/bio.php) is a line of hand-painted glassware, featuring items such as martini, margarita and wine glasses, champagne flutes and beer steins. Lolita has recently added party games, candles, beach gear and acrylic stem and tableware and a line of home textiles and pajamas.
The Stevie Awards for Women in Business are the only global, all-encompassing business awards program for women executives, business owners and the organizations they run. Categories include Best Entrepreneur, Best Executive, Mentor of the Year, Fastest Growing Company of the Year, and Best Overall Company.
More than 1,200 nominations were received from 14 countries this year for consideration in the 54 award categories. For a complete list of winners by category, visit: