Cobb Chamber of Commerce

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Woman of Distinction Award Nomination

PURPOSE: The Woman of Distinction award will be given annually by Cobb Executive Women at the Cobb Chamber's First Monday Breakfast in June to recognize a woman who has demonstrated exceptional leadership through her professional endeavors, community involvement and social responsibility thereby supporting and advancing their community and respective fields.

Nominees must meet the following criteria:

  • Minimum of 5 years history of promoting or supporting women in the workplace, not exclusive to Cobb.
  • Must currently live or work in Cobb County.
  • Must be members of the Cobb Chamber of Commerce.
  • Must meet the membership qualifications for Cobb Executive Women (CEW). Membership in CEW is not required.
  • Previous recipients of the Woman of Distinction Award may not be nominated. Click here to view past recipients.
  • Nominations must come from a CEW member, Chamber member, or community member (no self-nominations).
  • Current Steering Committee members are not eligible for nomination.

Criteria for CEW Membership:

Membership is open to Cobb Chamber of Commerce members who are executives in or more of the following categories:

    a. Executive Management - Must manage a budget and/or team
    b. Professional Occupations - Licensed professional as determined and verified by the Professional Standards Board
    c. Business Owners - Must be registered with the Secretary of State and have a valid business license.
    d. Elected or Appointed Officials.
    e. Professional Occupation with Community Impact.


To nominate someone for this award, please complete each area of this form. If an area does not apply, designate by “N/A.”  *Note: Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Letters from supporters of this nomination are welcome. These supporting materials should be based on direct knowledge of the nominee's efforts. The nomination package should not exceed a total of 5 pages, and should be sent to Rebecca Chadwick at, faxed to 770-690-4008, or mailed to:

Cobb Chamber of Commerce
Attn: CEW Woman of Distinction Award
P.O. Box 671868
Marietta, GA 30006-0032

Please contact Rebecca Chadwick at or 770-859-2368 if you have any questions.

Nominee Name

Nominee Title


Nominee Company Name


Nominee Business Address




Nominee Email

Nominee Phone

Nominee Fax

Number of years with current organization

Provide a brief description of nominee’s business and occupation

How has the nominee demonstrated exceptional leadership through professional endeavors and community involvement? Please provide specific examples.

How has the nominee generously shared her time and talents to demonstrate a sense of social responsibility? Please provide specific examples.

This award will be presented at the Cobb Chamber of Commerce First Monday Breakfast on June 3, 2019. Would nominee be able to attend if selected to receive this award?


Nominated by


Nominator's Email

Nominator's Phone

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