ViaWest‘s Chief Operating Officer and Co-founder Nancy Phillips has been nominated for the ATHENA Award Hosted by Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce. The ATHENA Award honors the Denver woman who best exemplifies exceptional professional achievement, devotion to community service and generosity in actively assisting other women in their attainment of professional excellence and leadership skills. The award gala will take place on April 26 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Denver, Colorado.

Fully entrenched in the community, Ms. Phillips is dedicated to empowering the next generation of leaders throughout the Colorado region. She holds board positions on the Colorado Technology Association, National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) and Startup Colorado.

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