Melissa Proctor named one of Arizona’s Most Influential Women

 

Posted July 7, 2017 by Michael Gossie

 

The Most Influential Women in Arizona Business for 2017 show things are actually getting better for female leaders in the business world.

 

Consider this:

 

A study by Talentful, recruitment experts, compared some of the world’s most powerful male and female CEOs of Fortune 1000 companies to see how gender roles are gradually improving within the business sector. The results showed:

 

 

Nowhere is the rise of female leaders more prevalent or more pronounced than it is in Arizona. Female leaders have risen to the top in almost every industry, as evidenced by Az Business magazine’s Most Influential Women in Arizona Business for 2017. This year’s list includes a mayor, the CEO of an aerospace company, tribal leaders, an Olympic champion, a leader whose company took off after she appeared on “Shark Tank,” and a doctor whose decision to place her baby up for adoption as a 16-year-old drove her to become an OB-GYN.

 

The Most Influential Women in Arizona Business will be honored at a reception from 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. on August 23 at Chateau Luxe. For tickets or for sponsorship information, email events@azbigmedia.com or call (602) 277-6045.

 

While their resumes, back stories and industries may differ, each woman on the list procured influence in their respective fields through hard-earned track records of professional excellence, leadership, innovation and community impact. The Most Influential Women in Arizona Business are changing the face of Arizona business.

 

Here are the Most Influential Women in Arizona Business for 2017:

 

 

Check back here over the coming weeks to read individual profiles of all the Most Influential Women in Arizona Business for 2017.

 

http://azbigmedia.com/ab/meet-the-most-influential-women-in-arizona-for-2017