Regional Advocate Participates in Omaha Event Honoring Women Business Owners

In December, Region VII Advocate Becky Greenwald was a special guest speaker at the Women in Business Small Business Conference and Expo. The event was sponsored by the Nebraska Business Development Center/Procurement Technical Assistance Center at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. Hosting the event was Nebraska Congressman Lee Terry, who recognized 12 women business owners making a difference in his district (pictured below).

Nebraska women business owners honored

Click on the photo to jump to Congressman Terry’s speech recognizing each of these business owners in the Federal Register on December 18, 2012.

Front row, from left: Connie Martin, SpecPro; Danielle Zoz, GovDirect, represented by Paige Zoz; Tracie Malesa, Du-Rite Electric; Nancy Sempek, Christensen Drywall.
Middle row: Lee Pankowski, LP Custodial Services; Tina Diaz-Ciechomski, Future Construction Specialties;  Jennifer Maassen, McCallie Associates.
Back row: BC Clark, Metro Omaha Women’s Business Center; Diane Bruce, Charv’s Contracting; Felicia Rogers, Congressman Lee Terry’s Office; Shayne Fili, Auction Solutions; and Lisa Wolford,, represented by an employee.
Not pictured: Julie Kaup, Boss Electric.