Award Nominations

Do you know a local woman who’s a leader in local business, or who made her mark by empowering others?

Brought to you by the Women’s Business Network of Peterborough (WBNPtbo), the WBN’s Women in Business Award (Business Leadership) and the Judy Heffernan Award (Empowering Others) will be presented on April 9th, 2019.

The nomination committee is looking for nominees who have made an extraordinary commitment to Peterborough and Peterborough County.

Please nominate! It’s only a few questions. (click buttons below)
The deadline for both nominations is March 16th at 4pm.

If you need help submitting your nomination, please email our President president@womensbusinessnetwork.net

Nominees will be published after March 17th


The Women In Business Award

The Women in Business (WIB) award will recognize a woman who demonstrates leadership which has led to job creation, innovation, and increased business acumen. The award will also recognize her impact on the community at large, including fundraising, volunteering, and other contributions


The Judy Heffernan Award

Judy Heffernan was a tireless promoter of the entrepreneurial dreams and passions of women, young and old. Judy acted as a catalyst who empowered and motivated women to have the courage to pursue their dreams of becoming entrepreneurs. She was the conduit who connected women and advocated on their behalf. The award will be given to an entrepreneur, mentor or student who embodies Judy’s legacy of humbly helping others succeed.