Banker & Tradesman has identified the most talented, the most ambitious, the most innovative and the most philanthropic Women of FIRE.  Women of FIRE recipients are chosen through a very selective process. Recipients will be featured in a special July 17 issue of the Banker & Tradesman, and honored during an awards luncheon on July 20.


2017 Class of Recipients

Robin Adams, Associate, CBT

Lori Chaput, Senior Vice President of Personal Lines, Partners Insurance Group

Susan Elsbree, Vice President, InkHouse

Karen Fish-Will, CEO, Peabody Properties

Melissa Fish-Crane, COO, Peabody Properties

Wendy Gettleman, Vice President of Facilities Management and Real Estate, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Elizabeth Gruber, Senior Vice President, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Kerry Olson Hawkins, First Vice President, CBRE-New England

Diana Kelly, Vice President, Maloney Properties, Inc.

Karen McShea, Vice President, Director of Real Estate Development, Lupoli Companies

Gwendolen Noyes, Senior Vice President & COO, Oaktree/Greenstaxx

Sheryl Simon, Principal, Benoit Mizner Simon & Co.

Martine Taylor, Executive Director, South Shore Habitat for Humanity

Lynn Tran, Assistant Comptroller, City of Lawrence

Margaret Wood, Project Director, Pinck & Co.







Ticket Details:

Individual Tickets: $79

Table of Ten: $750


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Cancellation Policy: Tickets are non refundable. Tickets are transferable.

Event Timeline:
11:30 am Welcome Reception / Networking
12:00 pm Guests seated for lunch
12:15 pm Opening remarks
12:25 pm Lunch
12:45 pm Keynote Speaker: Treasurer Deborah B. Goldberg
1:00 pm Award presentation begins
2:30 pm Conclusion

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