25 Influential Black Women in Business honored

By Isseu Diouf Campbell

The award-winning magazine The Network Journal honored 25 beautiful, bold and successful black women during a luncheon held on Thursday March 27, 2014, at the Marriot Hotel in Times Square.

Every March, the “25 Influential Black Women in Business” awards, started 16 years ago, highlight exceptionally skilled businesswomen.

This year’s recipients are:

*Rhonda Spears Bell, National Urban League
*Traci Otey Blunt, The RLJ Companies
*Denise Burgess, Burgess Services, Inc.
*Pamela Carter, Cummins, Inc.
*Margot James Copeland, KeyBank
*Michellene Davis, J.D., Barnabas Health
*Karen DuBois-Walton, Elm City Communities/Housing Authority of the City of New Haven
*Marta Effinger-Crichlow, New York City College of Technology-CUNY
*Linda D. Forte, Comerica Bank
*Lori Dickerson Fouché, Prudential Group Insurance
*Kimberley Crews Goode, Northwestern Mutual
*Laurie N. Robinson Haden, J.D., CBS Corporation
*Kimberley Hatchett, Morgan Stanley
*Tanya D. Holcomb, J.D., Honeywell International Inc.
*Lynne Holden, M.D., Mentoring in Medicine, Inc.
*Cheryl Kinnon, SoftSheen-Carson, L’Oreal
*Lori E. Lightfoot, Esq., Mayer Brown LLP
*Tamla D. Oates-Forney, Human Resources, GE Africa
*Ursula Dudley Oglesby, J.D., Dudley Beauty Corp., LLC
*Denise L. Pease, US General Services Administration
*Danielle M. Robinson, Ph.D., Diageo North America
*Brenda Ross-Dulan, Wells Fargo and Company, N.A.
*Linda L. Singh, Accenture
*Cheryl B. Walker-Robertson, Protocol International
*Teresa L. White, Aflac

For more, visit tnj.com

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