The event provided a glimpse into the MIW program’s history, recognized past recipients of the award and honored the 2018 recipients.
The Most Influential Women award is given annually to women in the collision repair industry who exemplify qualities of business and civic leadership, vision and commitment to excellence. The MIW program's charter aligns with WIN’s mission to “enhance the role of women in the industry.” For 20 years, the award has recognized nearly 90 women for their professional accomplishments and for going beyond requirements of their positions to give back to their communities.
This year, guests honored the 2018 winners: Shelly Bickett, Fix Auto USA; Mary Mahoney, Enterprise Holdings, Inc.; Marie Peevy, Automotive Training Coordinators, LLC; and Petra Schroeder, Collisionista. The evening was emceed by 2017 Most Influential Women Renee Ricciotti and Liz Stein.
“It was such a pleasure to celebrate with the MIW recipients. They are outstanding women who have made an amazing impact on this industry,” said Cheryl Boswell, co-chair of the MIW Committee. “I would like to thank the MIW sponsors who made the celebration possible.”
This year’s MIW sponsors are as follows:
• MIW Vision Sponsor: Automotive Color & Supply Corp
• MIW Leadership Sponsors: Audatex, a Solera Company; CCC Information Service Inc.; Enterprise Holdings, Inc.; and PPG Industries Inc.
• MIW Supporter Sponsors: CSN Collision Centres, DCR Systems, The Doan Group, PPG Industries Inc. and Spanesi
Please join us in congratulating the 2018 Most Influential Women honorees! For MIW award details, criteria and nominations, please visit https://thewomensindustrynetwork.site-ym.com/page/MIW.