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Nominations now open for 14th Annual Women in Toys Wonder Women Awards

Published on: August 14th, 2017

Those wishing to nominate a Wonder Woman have until 31st October to vote.

Women in Toys, Licensing & Entertainment (WIT) has announced that nominations are now open for the 14th Annual Wonder Women Awards, which honour top female thought leaders, executives, entrepreneurs and other changemakers whose work or product has made a positive impact in toys, licensing and entertainment. Honourees will be celebrated at the annual Gala on Sunday 18th February, 2018, at Pier 60, Chelsea Piers, during the New York International Toy Fair.

Categories for the Wonder Women Awards include: Inventor/Creator, Licensing, Manufacturing, Marketing, PR, Rising Star, Retailer, Sales, Lifetime Achievement, and the Elise Lachowyn Mentorship Award, which recognises outstanding industry mentors credited by their peers for providing exceptional contributions, education, advice and support.

Nominations are open until 31st October. Those wishing to nominate a Wonder Woman are not required to be WIT members. However, a nominee must be a WIT member in good standing, or join WIT to be eligible to win.

To nominate a Wonder Woman, please visit www.womenintoys.com. The Wonder Women Awards Selection Committee and WIT Board of Directors will review all nominees and select finalists in each category. Voting will be open to all members, board members, and advisory board.

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