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Girl Power! South Florida Business Journal’s 2017 Influential Business Women Awards


south florida business journal influential business womenAt Fort Lauderdale PR firm Durée & Company, we’re all about girl power! It’s truly inspiring seeing so many amazing women in our community who go above and beyond in their professional and personal lives. Their contributions don’t go unnoticed, and South Florida Business Journal has created an annual event to recognize these women and their achievements.

To honor these women, South Florida Business Journal is hosting its 2017 Influential Business Women Awards on May 12. The event names the top 25 most influential women in business in South Florida, coming from all backgrounds and industries. Durée & Company’s very own President Durée Ross was a past honoree. With her passion to support the success of women in the workplace, Durée is proud to have Durée & Company sponsor the event once again.

The D&Co dynamos are excited to hear the words of wisdom that each of the 25 honorees have for other women in the workplace. This is a truly inspiring event for any woman to attend and hear the passion stories from some of South Florida’s most successful and innovative women.

The Top 25 Influential Business Women Awards takes place Friday, May 12 at the Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six in Fort Lauderdale. To attend, click here.

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About Durée & Company

Durée & Company, Inc. is an award-winning full-service public relations, marketing and special events firm with offices in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and Aspen, Colorado. The firm serves the corporate, agency and non-profit arenas for local, national and international clients focusing on public relations for real estate, public relations for restaurantspublic relations for law firmspublic relations for charitiespublic relations for healthcare, and many more. Durée & Company services include Public Relations, Social Media, Marketing, Advertising, Special Events, and Radio Promotions and Outreach.

Mentoring Monday: Network with D&Co President Durée Ross


Durée Ross Public Relations Mentoring MondayAt Fort Lauderdale PR firm Durée & Company, we are all about girl power! We love to help and support business women within the community. That’s why our friend and South Florida Business Journal publisher Melanie Dickinson knew she could count on us when it came to this one-of-a-kind networking event!

Durée & Company President/CEO Durée Ross has been chosen to be a featured mentor for South Florida Business Journal’s BizWomen Mentoring Monday. This will be the fourth year that Durée will serve as a mentor at this event for business women across South Florida. Durée is a proud member of South Florida Business Journal’s Influential Business Women group and is looking forward to another inspiring Mentoring Monday.

BizWomen Mentoring Monday will not only be taking place in South Florida, but also in 43 other Business Journal markets on the same day. These events give women the opportunity to network with powerful women business leaders and ask them questions about their successes and for advice. Each attendee will get to choose from 40 mentors and have seven minutes to speak with them one-on-one. While waiting in the short lines to speak with the mentors, attendees are encouraged to network with each other as well. Some of the other exceptional mentors include our good friend Sandra Veszi Einhorn of Coordinating Council of Broward, client and friend Rachel Sapoznik of Sapoznik Insurance, women from Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Nova Southeastern University, FIU College of Business, and more. Click here to see more.

We hope you can join Durée at this inspiring event! Register here and use the promo code FRIEND to be our guest. The event will take place on Monday, April 3 from 7:30 – 9:30 a.m. at Nova Southeastern University in the Carl DeSantis Building. The address is 3301 College Avenue in Fort Lauderdale.

The event sells out quickly, so purchase your ticket now!

About Durée & Company

Durée & Company, Inc. is an award-winning full-service public relations, marketing and special events firm with offices in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and Aspen, Colorado. The firm serves the corporate, agency and non-profit arenas for local, national and international clients focusing on public relations for real estate, public relations for restaurantspublic relations for law firmspublic relations for charitiespublic relations for healthcare, and many more. Durée & Company services include Public Relations, Social Media, Marketing, Advertising, Special Events, and Radio Promotions and Outreach.

 

Who Are This Year’s Influential Women in Business?


Screen Shot 2016-05-03 at 11.55.49 AMAt Durée & Company, we love awards! We celebrate every award our clients win, and we’re always looking for opportunities to nominate a deserving client for an upcoming award. We call it a winning attitude, and around here, it’s pretty contagious!

Needless to say, we are excited to attend the South Florida Business Journal’s Influential Business Women Awards on May 20. This annual event names the top 25 most influential women in business and it’s an impressive list of women from all industries. After all, there are an estimated 9.4 million women-owned enterprises in the U.S., accounting for 30% of all businesses in the country, according to the State of Women-Owned Businesses Report.

As an immediate-past honoree, our President Durée Ross is passionate about the success of women in the workplace and is proud to sponsor this year’s event. This is an inspiring event for any woman to attend, and an honor to sit among some of South Florida’s most successful and innovative women.

The Top 25 Most Influential Women in Business takes place Friday, May 20 at the Hyatt Pier 66 in Fort Lauderdale. To attend, visit http://www.bizjournals.com/southflorida/event/136442.

About Durée & Company

Durée & Company, Inc. is an award-winning full-service public relations, marketing and special events firm with offices in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and Aspen, Colorado. The firm serves the corporate, agency and non-profit arenas for local, national and international clients focusing on public relations for real estate, public relations for restaurantspublic relations for law firmspublic relations for charitiespublic relations for healthcare, and many more. Durée & Company services include Public Relations, Social Media, Marketing, Advertising, Special Events, and Radio Promotions and Outreach.