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Women of Excellence Awards

Women in the Exeter Area Chamber of Commerce play a critical role in the regional economy as business owners and executives. The Women in Business initiative of the Exeter Area Chamber of Commerce is focused on building a strong network of women intent on inspiring one another to achieve individual potential; supporting each other in business endeavors; and creating a legacy through mentorship.

The 2021 Women of Excellence Awards is underwritten by Kennebunk Savings.

Click Here for Available Sponsorship Opportunities

Apply Now for the 2021 Women of Excellence Awards

Nominations and applications are now being accepted for the 2021 Women of Excellence Awards and the Lori Breard Achievement in Leadership Award.

Click Here for the 2021 Women of Excellence Awards application

Click Here for the 2021 Lori Breard Achievement in Leadership nomination form.  Lori Breard Achievement in Leadership criteria

Nomination/Application deadline is Friday, September 24, 2021.

2021 Women of Excellence Awards Virtual Event

Friday, November 5, 2021. 8:00-10:00am

The Exeter Inn, 90 Front Street, Exeter

We are recognizing the achievements of these strong, talented and POWERFUL women of all ages making their mark on the Exeter Area business community.

2020 Award Winners

Woman in Business

Pearla Phillips, Resiliency in Motion by FBT Nation

Acceptance Speech

Woman in Business (Non-Profit)

Jay Couture, Seacoast Mental Health Center

Acceptance Speech

Woman in Business (Entrepreneur)

Jennifer Desrosiers, LANEY & LU

Acceptance Speech

Emerging Leader

Devin Oot, HAVEN NH

Acceptance Speech

Lori Breard Achievement in Leadership

Kathy Beebe, HAVEN NH

Announcement

Thank You to our 2021 Women of Excellence Award Sponsors!