AWEsome Member Recognition

cong Congratulations to the following AWE Los Angeles Members who won the Los Angeles Business Journal's Women of Influence Award:  Kelly Pena, Senior Vice President, Brand Strategy Research at Disney Channels Worldwide...Noriko Kelley, Senior Vice President, Programming Planning and Scheduling at CBS...Tiffany Smith Anoa'i, Vice President, Diversity and Communications at CBS...Trish Barnes, Vice President, Human Resources at Alliance Healthcare Services.

Congratulations to AWE Chicago Member Rebecca Mechanik, Vice President, Operations at Catamaran Corporation for winning the Chicago Business Journal's Women of Influence Award.

Congratulations to AWE New York Member Lynn Power, on her recent promotion from Managing Director to President of New York at J Walter Thompson...Robin Eletto, Executive Vice President and Chief People Officer at Millenial Media for winning the New York Business Journal's Women of Influence Award.

Congratulations to AWE San Francisco Member Faye Sahai, Vice President, Innovation and Advanced Technology at Kaiser Permanente for being a breakout session speaker at Watermark's upcoming February 24th Lean On Conference for Women.

Congratulations to AWE Silicon Valley Members Caroline Tsay, Vice President and General Manager, Online Business at Hewlett-Packard  for being placed on the Board of Directors for Rosetta Stone and for being honored as Silicon Valley Business Journal's 40 Under 40...Manjula Talreja, Vice President, Global Cloud Business Development at Cisco Systems for participating in two panel discussions at the Pacific Telecommunications Council 2015 Conference from January 18th to 21st in Hawaii. Manjula will be a panelist for the PTC Women's Breakfast and the Are Our Heads Still in the Cloud? discussion.

Finally, we're pleased to announce our very own CEO and Founder, Meiko Takayama, was also awarded the Los Angeles Business Journal's Women of Influence Award and spoke on a panel discussion about mentoring and sponsorship at the awards luncheon on January 14th.