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WERC's 2015 7th Annual First Impressions Second Chances

The Capital District Women's Employment & Resource Center (WERC) held its 7th Annual First Impressions Second Chances on Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at the Crossings in Colonie.

2014 WERC Awardees

Elizabeth Miller, WERC Executive Director, and
WERC's Corporate Sponsor, Tracy L. Bullett, a partner of the law firm of Tabner, Ryan and Keniry, LLP

Thank you to Ann Parillo for inviting us on Schenectady Today to share the good news of WERC!

Watch Ann's Video

WERC's 2014 Annual Awards Celebration

The Capital District Women's Employment & Resource Center (WERC) held its 10th Annual Awards Luncheon on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at the Hilton Garden Inn Troy. KeyBank was the Inspirational sponsor for the event.

2014 WERC Awardees

WERC's 2014 Awardees Corey Jamison, Dawn Abbuhl and
Tracy Ormsbee representing the Times Union.
Photo by Joan Heffler Photography

Corey Jamison, President & CEO, Corey Jamison Consulting, LLC, received the Harriet Rifkin Leadership Award in recognition of her leadership, volunteerism, professionalism, and her work in creating opportunities for women to achieve personal and financial independence. Watch Corey's Video

Dawn Abbuhl, President, Repeat Business Systems, Inc., received the WERCing Woman of Achievement Award. This award is presented to a woman whose career path has been filled with unique transitions, unexpected challenges, opportunities to take risks, and who serves as an excellent role model for women served by WERC. Watch Dawn's Video

Times Union was recognized with the Advancement of Women in the WERCplace Award for its longstanding efforts to remove barriers that keep women from achieving financial independence and success. Tracy Ormsbee, Senior Editor, accepted the Award. Watch Tracy's Video

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2014 First Impressions Second Chances Networking Event

Click here to see photos on the Times Union website.

First Impressions Second Chances Sponsors

WERC's Sponsors
Photo by Joan Heffler, Pictures with Personality

Awards Ceremony 2013

The Capital District Women's Employment & Resource Center (WERC) held its 25th Anniversary Awards Luncheon on Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at the Hilton Garden Inn Troy.

Thank you to KeyBank for being WERC's 25th Anniversary Awards Celebration Inspiration Sponsor. You continue to make a difference in the lives of all women.
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to view their video.

Click here to see photos of the event everyone is still talking about!

2013 Awardees

WERC 2013 Awardees, Joella Viscusi,
CDPHP representative Barbara Downs,
Ann Myers, and Lori MacPherson

Ann Myers, Associate Professor at The Sage Colleges, Harriet Rifkin Leadership Award. Click here to view Ann's video.

Joella Viscusi, President, Ambient Environmental, Inc., WERCing Woman of Achievement Award. Click here to view Joella's video.

CDPHP was recognized with the Advancement of Women in the WERCplace Award. Click here to view Barbara's video.

WERC Alumni, Lori MacPherson, Office Manager at Davis Vision, Inc., was awarded the WERC Silver Star Award. Click here to view Lori's video.

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