Feb 23, 2022

Demeter Awards Now Open for Women in Agribusiness

Three award recipients will be recognized at the Women in Agribusiness Summit 2022 in September

The Women In Agribusiness Demeter Award of Excellence recognizes women who have achieved excellence in their field and/or who have demonstrated an outstanding contribution to the agribusiness industry.

The annual award, so named for Demeter, the Greek goddess of agriculture, also seeks out women who have demonstrated a positive impact on her clients, her company, her colleagues or the agribusiness sector as a whole.

Please explain the positive impact this nominee has had on her clients, her company, her colleagues or the agribusiness sector as a whole.

Nominations for these individuals demonstrate the following criteria:

  • Woman with a minimum of 10 years of experience in the ag and/or food industry
  • Woman who has notable professional achievements
  • Woman who is a positive example to other women in the industry
  • Woman who breaks down barriers, helps create opportunities and serves as a resource for others
  • Woman who consistently exemplifies professionalism

Demeter Award of Excellence Nomination Form

Three award recipients will be recognized at the Women in Agribusiness Summit 2022 on September 26-28 in Dallas, TX.

View past recipients here.

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