Women leaders, businesses honored for their impact in the community

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As we celebrate Women’s History this month, some women leaders and businesses were honored for their impact on the community.

The Women of Distinction Awards luncheon was held at Tropicana.

Proceeds from the event support the Girl Scout Leadership Program.

Danyelle Granger of Old National Events Bank received the Women of Distinction Award, while Tyneshia Smith was honored with the Rising Star Award.

“I was honored for my volunteers in the community, my passion for leading and serving others, as well as being an advocate to others who inspiring to be leaders within the Evansville area.”

“What I would hope would come out with honoring women who are committed to making a difference in our community is really additional inclusion of women in all aspects of leadership, giving opportunities to women both growth and leadership.”

Also, Harding, Shymanski and Company was named the Advancing Women Company of the year.

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(This story was originally published on March 15, 2019)

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