April 28, 2024 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM (PST)
Doors Open at 8:30 AM

Attire: Business Chic


Sierra Lakes Golf Club
16600 Clubhouse Dr. Fontana, CA 92336

Event Overview

This event will recognize and honor the achievements and accomplishments of women who have made significant contributions in their profession, industry or enterprise. Please join us for this exclusive event as we celebrate extraordinary women of diversity who operate at the highest level of excellence in their businesses, careers, communities and organizations. These women lead by example with the spirit of excellence at the forefront of all that they do. Please share with us in honoring these incredible women leaders worthy of recognition. Nominations for the 2024 WOE Awards are now open. Nominate here.

Who Should Attend

Corporate business leaders, influential community leaders, women business owners (WBEs), MBEs, Veterans. LGBTQ and entrepreneurs who are looking to support, celebrate and encourage the NOW and NEXT generations of influencers.


Ticket $95
Sponsor a Table $1,600

Benefits of sponsoring a table:
• Table for ten at awards brunch
• Sponsor name and logo prominently displayed on table
• Full page advertisement in program book
• Sponsorship designation with company name/logo listed in program book
• Name and logo displayed on event signage
• Acknowledgement on social media sites
• Name and logo included in WOE advertorial in the summer issue
of Diversity Professional “The Magazine”

2024 Speakers

Mistress of Ceremonies
Samara Hakim
President and Founder
CulturGrit, LLC
Keynote Speaker
Kristin Malek
Global Director of Business Diversity
Keynote Speaker
Sophie Gibson
Founder and CEO
VIVO360, Inc.

2024 Women of Excellence Honorees

Anita Ron
BriteWorks, Inc.
Erika Johnson
GG Real Estate Services
Julia Leach
President and Owner
Toddy, LLC
Kim Carson
CEO and Founder
Parallax Futures
Janisse Quinones Mercado
Sr. Utility Leader
Charmaine Lewis

Agenda at a Glance


Introductions and Welcome

Keynote Address

Recognition and Presentation of Awards

Closing Remarks

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