DAVIE, FL, November 09, 2011 – Victoria Usherenko, Founder and President of ITWomen, has been named Technical Leader of the Year by the American Business Women’s Association (ABWA), South Broward Chapter.
In its annual event, the ABWA chapter recognized Ms. Usherenko as one of ten Women of Distinction who demonstrate a Spirit of Excellence in making a difference in Broward County, Florida.
ITWomen is a grassroots organization dedicated to advancing women in IT and technology. Its outreach initiatives provide role models and scholarships to encourage and increase the number of girls pursuing degrees in technology and engineering fields.
This is the second time in two years that Ms. Usherenko has been recognized by South Florida civic groups for ITWomen’s contributions. Last year, the Women’s History Coalition of Miami-Dade County, Inc., honored her as a Woman of Impact.
ITWomen is a grassroots, volunteer-based not-for-profit organization founded by senior women in the field of Technology and Engineering to increase the number of women in technology and engineering careers, and foster career advancement through professional development and education.
About the American Business Women’s Association
The American Business Women’s Association is the educational and networking resource for professional women throughout the U.S. ABWA is committed to helping thousands of women fulfill their career dreams and lead a better life.