Maureen Dalton Selected As Finalist for Business Woman of the Year in Columbia, MO

Women in Business – Awards

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The Columbia Daily Tribune Women in Business Awards are given annually to three outstanding business women, one in each of three categories.

The award categories are:

  • Business Woman of the Year
  • Emerging Business Woman of the Year
  • Professional Excellence Award

Nominations are submitted by members of the community and are subsequently reviewed by a panel of judges. Finalists and award winners are all recognized at the annual October award luncheon.

Congratulations to our 2013 Women in Business Finalists!

Finalists for Business Woman of the Year:

  • Jody Calvin | Prudential Vision Properties
  • Maureen Dalton | Monarch Title Co. Inc.
  • Kate Grant | Fresh Ideas
  • Tricia Koetting | Hoss's Market
  • Nelly Roach | Caledon Virtual
  • Ann Wilhelm | 3 Interactive & AdKarma

Finalists for Emerging Woman of the Year:

  • Jenna Higgins-Rose | Rose Media
  • Sherry Hockman | Hockman Interior Design
  • Jessica Kempf | Crane & Crane Real Estate
  • Caroline Leemis | Caroline Leemis Design LLC
  • Sidney Neate | Boone County National Bank
  • Stacey Thompson | Columbia Welcome
  • Anne Tuckley | Interior Decorator

Finalists for Professional Excellence Award:

  • Amanda Andrade | Veterans United
  • Louise Beasley | KMOS-TV
  • Debbie Critchfield | Home Instead Senior Care
  • Shelly DeVore | Columbia Insurance Group
  • Mary Jo Henry | Joe Machens Dealerships
  • Barbara Hodges | True North
  • Jackie Maxwell | MFA Oil Co.
  • Linda Newkirk | Alzheimer's Association
  • Linda Quinley | Columbia Public Schools
  • Carol Schafer | City of Columbia Water & Light
  • Amy Schneider | City of Columbia CVB
  • Karen Taylor | Boone County National Bank

We wish you all good luck and look forward to seeing you on Oct. 7 at the Women in Business Luncheon!