Women in CE to Honor Five
The Women in CE organization has named five recipients of the 2011 Legacy Awards, which will be presented at a special event at International CES next month.
The honorees are Teresa Gallo, President of the Market Share manufacturers’ rep firm; Kathy Gornik, President and CEO of Thiel Audio Products; Stacey Kerek, General Manager and COO of Lenbrook America, manufacturers of NAD and PSB; Jill Lynch-Wenner, Senior Merchant-Mobile Electronics for Best Buy; and Denise Morales-Wallace, Vice President of Global Sales for Monster Cable.
The five women will be honored at the 2011 Legacy Award Networking Reception, which is scheduled for Jan. 6 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Paris Hotel's Champagne Ballroom. The inaugural Legacy Awards were presented at the 2010 CES.
“This year’s honorees represent a cross section of the consumer electronics business, underscoring the significant impact women have played in the industry’s growth,” Carol Campbell, the founder of Women in CE and publisher of CustomRetailer magazine, said. “It’s exciting to be able to recognize the contributions these outstanding women have made to CE."