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The Leadership Investment Announces the 2014 Success Award winners

Congratulations are in order! The Leadership Investment narrowed down and chose the 2014 Success Award finalists. We have also recognized a special award for Jodi Rolland as The 2014 Woman of Vision.  It’s our pleasure to honor these men, women and companies for their superior involvement and leadership at their jobs and in their communities. Please join us in recognizing their accomplishments, and share in the excitement of who will be the winner in each of the four categories. The winners were announced at the 2014 Woman Success Forum Luncheon, October 2, 2014 at the Colorado Convention Center. Read complete details about our Winners.

Special Award Recognition Announcement!
2014 Stephanie Allen Woman of Vision Award Winner
This special award is given to a woman hand selected by The Leadership Investment. This award is not given every year, and is bestowed upon a woman who has distinguished herself as a visible and exceptional leader in her workplace and community. She is an activist for change, role-model for tomorrow’s leaders, and she is committed to the advancement of women.
2014 Stephanie Allen Woman of Vision Award to be presented to:
Jodi Rolland
Merrill-Lynch Wealth Management Market Executive
Denver Market President /Colorado State President for Bank of America

“Jodi is a trailblazer and a  role model for women in finance.  Very few women have achieved her level of success in our industry and she has done so with style and grace.  She takes every opportunity to support and mentor other women in our firm.   On a personal note, she has not only provided guidance to me but served as an advocate within the firm and community.   I can think of no other person more deserving of the Woman of Vision award.”  – Marti Awad, Vice President, Wealth Management Advisor, Merrill-Lynch Wealth Management.                    


2014 Woman of the Year     2014 Man of the Year         Company of the Year            Rising Leader of the Year

Carolyn Paul, President    Steve White                                                                            Todd Hansell
Investment Management   West Division President                                        Director, Quality Assurance
& Trust - ANB Bank             Comcast                                                                                  Covidien


2014 Women's Success Forum News

Debra Benton Interviewed on 9News
Hear more from Debra Benton as Gregg Moss and Cheryl Preheim interview her about the Women's Success Forum and her topic she presented at opening keynote speech. Debra inspired us all to succeed.
Watch Now!


Upcoming Fall Programs

Lessons from the Ladder
Lessons from the Ladder is an opportunity to talk one-on-one with members of The Leadership Investment Board, as well leaders from our WiseWomen Group.  Learn about current workplace issues, career development, best practices and trends. Read more.

November 7 & 21
Mapping Your Success
One and One-Half Day Workshop
Mapping Your SuccessAssess where you are today and create a career plan for where you want to go. Proactively and strategically plan to accelerate and achieve your long-term goals. Read More & Register
Carol Alm
Kristine Schneider

Hosted by:

5500 S. Quebec, Greenwood Village, CO

Orientation to The Leadership Investment

Join us December 11th and learn about our organization, programs, events and networking opportunities.  Register today.


Member News & Announcements

Read about members of The Leadership Investment and their accomplishments.

Denver Business Journal Announces Winners

Congratulations to the Winners and Finalists of the DBJ 2014 Outstanding Women in Business Award. A special congratulations to one of our WiseWomen Council Members and friend of The Leadership Investment:
Luella Chavez D'Angleo
Lifetime Achievement Award Winner

Read More About The DBJ Winners and Finalists

IN THE news

The leadership ascent program FEATURED IN's leadership excellence PUBLICATION


Linda Kennedy and Kristine Schneider, program co-chairs of The Leadership Ascent program were interviewed and featured in the August issue of Leadership Excellence. Read the full article.

Our Leadership Ascent Program won first place in the Non-Profit Organizations category for the 2014 Global Leadership 500 Excellence Award which was presented at the gala during the Global Leadership Excellence Forum in Vail this spring.

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