Queens, NY – March 30, 2017 – On March 28 2017 LIAACC New York State’s largest African American Chamber Ladie's of LIAACC celebrated National Women’s Month “Women by honoring three extraordinary women whose work serves as a shining example of the work the distinguished work women are doing in their perspective fields in the New York region.
LIAACC’S Women’s History Month program was held on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at Pa-Nash Restaurant located in Rosedale, Queens New York.
In 1987, Congress declared March as National Women’s History Month in perpetuity. A special Presidential Proclamation is issued every year which honors the extraordinary achievements of American women. President Jimmy Carter’s Message to the nation designating March 2-8, 1980 as National Women’s History Week.
The Ladies of LIAACC Awards committee was both privileged and honored to recognize these honorees at this year’s award celebration; each honoree was designated as “Women Who Shine” in the particular field or industry and serves as a shining example of the work women perform year-round.
Barbara Armand, President & CEO of Armand Corporation – Outstanding Leadership In Business Award
Shelley Brazley, Interim Executive Director Nassau County Office of Minority Affairs – Outstanding Leadership In Government Service Award
Charna Rainey, Regional Marketing Manager Fidelis Care New York – Outstanding Leadership In Health Award
“Women play a vital role in all aspects of society including major centers of influence such as government agencies, health care industries, corporate affairs, civic leadership positions, and prominent boards in major corporations.” Phil Andrews, President, Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc.
Facts about the chamber: LIAACC has also been featured on WABC Here and Now http://abc7ny.com/society/here-and-now-on-january-10-2016-long-island-chamber/1151862/
LIAACC has been featured in many prominent publications such as: Long Island Business, LongIsland.com, LongIslandExchange.com, News, New York Trend Newspaper, Community Journal Newspaper, Queens, Courier, Black Star News, BKReader, South Bay Newspapers etc.
LIAACC is a member of the US Black Chamber http://www.usblackchamber.org/
LIAACC is a membership based organization and Women Small Business Owners and Professionals play a vital role in our success at the chamber.
For more information on the programs and activities of the chamber log on to http://www.liaacc.org
Photo: Left to Right: Charna Rainey, Barbara Armand, and Shelley Brazley
This news was also featured on Black PR Wire at: http://blackprwire.com/press-releases/bprw-new-york-state-s-largest-african-american-chamber-of-commerce-honor-women-who-shine
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