2016 SWAN Honorees from left to right: Jackie Cress, Rising SWAN; Rebecca Schlaht, Woman of the Year; Bonnie Bowers, Woman of the Year; Erin Long, Woman of the Year; Mariana Foliart, Lifetime Achievement 

2016 SWAN Honorees from left to right: Jackie Cress, Rising SWAN; Rebecca Schlaht, Woman of the Year; Bonnie Bowers, Woman of the Year; Erin Long, Woman of the Year; Mariana Foliart, Lifetime Achievement 

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SWAN Business and Professional Women of the Year

The Business and Professional Women of the Year award is designed to recognize and honor women who have made an extraordinary contribution to women, business and Skagit County. She lives or works in Skagit County and actively contributes to Skagit County. She demonstrates excellence in her work, including contributions to professional associations within her field. She actively promotes professionalism of women in business, including contributions to the community, networking with and serving as a mentor to other business people. She makes outstanding contributions to her community including service in charitable or non-profit groups and cultural and volunteer activities that enhance the quality of life in Skagit County.

A Nominee Should Demonstrate:

Eligibility: She lives or works in Skagit County and actively contributes to our community.

Excellence: She demonstrates excellence in her work, including contributions to professional associations within her field.

Professionalism: She actively promotes professionalism of women in business, including contributions to the community, networking and serving as a mentor to other business people.

Contributions: She makes outstanding contributions to her community including service in charitable or non-profit groups and volunteer activities that enhance the quality of life in Skagit County.

Directions: To nominate a candidate for Women of the Year, use the Download Application button below, print the form and fill out, then email the completed application to: swan.skagit.nominees@gmail.com

SUBMITTAL DEADLINE: The 2017 nomination period has ended