WithIt, an organization for women in the home furnishings industry, is looking for nominations for its annual WOW Awards, which will be presented during the organization’s annual conference in August.
The awards are given to business leaders who have contributed to the success of the home furnishings industry. Awards are given in four categories:
Legacy Award – For a woman of achievement who has made significant lifetime contributions to the home furnishings industry.
Mentoring Award – For an executive or organization that has fostered advocacy, development or promotion of women in their company.
Education Award – For an executive or company that has developed programs to educate associates, retailers or consumers about home furnishings.
Future Leadership Award – For a woman under 40 who has demonstrated outstanding achievement and the potential to become an industry leader.
Awards can be presented to retailers, manufacturers, suppliers or other industry professionals who have at least five years of experience in the home furnishings industry.
The winners will be announced at a gala ceremony during WithIt's annual conference at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Concord Mills, NC, on Aug. 12.
To nominate someone for the award, you must complete a nomination form and submit it by April 1. For more information, visit www.WithIt.org  or contact Sara Lyke, WithIt’s Executive Director, at 336-880-2188 or firstname.lastname@example.org .