The 18th Annual Women in Leadership Awards and Reception, which honors the achievements of local women in the professional and commercial or industrial business community, is scheduled on Wednesday, March 27.
Co-sponsored by the West Hollywood Women’s Advisory Board and the West Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, the event will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Phyllis Morris, 655 North Robertson Blvd. Proceeds from the event will benefit the National Council of Jewish Women-L.A. Domestic Violence Prevention Program.
This year’s honorees include Shelley Armistead of Soho House; Kate Bartolo of Kate Bartolo & Associates; Angela Brinskele of the June L. Mazer Lesbian Archives; library consultant Linda Demmers; and graphic designer Rikki Poulos.
(323) 848-6823 or go to www.weho.org. For the deaf and hard of hearing, call (323) 848-6496.
Last year’s honorees included West Hollywood Sheriff's Captain Kelley Fraser, Dr. Noel Bairey Merz of Cedars-Sinai's Women’s Heart Center, and Vallerie D. Wagner, Director of Education at AIDS Project Los Angeles.