It's not too late to make plans NOW to attend SAWF's 2013 Spring Business Development Educational Symposium! The Symposium will be held in Louisville, Kentucky at the UPS Global Operations Center on Saturday, May 18, 2013, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Keynote speaker: Machelle Williams (GM, Organizational Development and Diversity). Also featuring Madeline Abramson (Chair of Kentucky Commission Read More »
The Kettering University’s chapter of the Society of Women Engineers had the honor of hosting Automotive Women’s Alliance Foundation’s Kellie Treppa and Susan Rokosz. During the visit, Susan and Kellie spoke about their educational journey as well as their careers with the intent of equipping the young women of Kettering University with knowledge, insight and inspiration to Read More »
Sherry Muir Irwin, Partner at The Hunter Group LLC, and President of the Automotive Women's Alliance Foundation (AWAF) was recently interviewed at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) for an upcoming segment of Comcast Newsmakers. Sherry spoke with Laurel Hess on the topic of advancing and empowering women in the automotive industry. The segment aired on Headline News beginning Read More »
At our holiday event, Linda Taliaferro introduced Therese Peace as our guest speaker who spoke to us about empowerment and how we can set ourselves up to truly leave a positive legacy. She spoke of how we, as women, tend to give our power away and how we can take it back.
We need to learn to give ourselves permission to say no. Women have a tendency to Read More »
March 22, 2012 AWAF Panel Event Somerset Inn, Troy, MI Candid dialogue with professionals in the industry. How to get ahead, present yourself and find a perfect fit. AWAF is proud to host Panel Events throughout the year featuring advice from the area’s most talented leaders. In March, our esteemed panel discussed a range of topics that professionals should consider while Read More »
SMASHING, that is the word for our 10th Anniversary Celebration. It was a smashing success and the women and men were equally fabulous. Three cheers for the event and the team that worked so hard to make it happen. The evening started off with a VIP reception where our honorary chairs and sponsors were present. Great conversations were had while being serenaded by a string quartet Read More »