2019 ATHENA Award Nominations Sought
During the October 8, 2018 Annual Awards Gala, the Huntingdon County Chamber of Commerce will present the prestigious ATHENA® Award to an individual in our community. The Award is presented to a woman or man who is recognized for professional excellence, community service, and for actively assisting women in their attainment of professional excellence and leadership skills.
The ATHENA Leadership Award celebrates exemplary leadership and is reflective of a quote by Plato: “What is honored in a country will be cultivated there.” Over 7,000 recipients have been honored with the ATHENA Leadership Award since the program’s inception in 1982. Presented to leaders across professional sectors, the ATHENA Leadership Award’s rich history, international scope and focus on mentorship distinguish it as one of the most prestigious leadership awards one can receive.
The ATHENA Award is being sponsored by Bumgardner & Flasher Oil, FirstEnergy Corporation, Grier School, Headline Marketing & Communications, Huntingdon Area School District, Lincoln Caverns, Inc. and Whisper Rocks, MJEM's Photos, TEAM Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and World Marketing of America.
The ATHENA ® Award recipient will be selected from nominations. Please take a moment to nominate someone deserving of this prestigious award. Click here for the nomination form. You may submit it by email to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than August 27, 2019.