Women in CE Names Legacy Award Winners
Women in CE to honor Dunion, Grand, Grossman, Heneveld and SuttenbergDecember 4, 2012 By Stephen Silver
Women in Consumer Electronics will honor five industry luminaries with its Legacy Awards at International CES next month.
The honorees are Tara Dunion of CEA, Marcia Grand of TWICE, Mindy Grossman of HSN, Helen Heneveld of Bedrock Learning and Marla Suttenberg of Sapphire Marketing.
In addition, WOLF and Best Buy will receive the Carol Campbell Inspiration Award, with Liz Haesler accepting on behalf of the company.
They will be honored at the Women in CE Legacy Awards reception at 8 p.m. on Jan. 8 at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas. Past honoree Tricia Nystrom is the evening's master of ceremonies.
"Once again, we’re very excited to be recognizing the contributions of five distinguished women and their contribution to the consumer electronics industry. This year’s honorees represent a broad cross-section of our industry, underscoring the significant impact that women have made to the growth of consumer electronics through a variety of channels,” Carol Campbell, CustomRetailer publisher and founder of Women in CE, said in a statement.
“It is a big thrill to pass along the Carol Campbell Inspiration Award to WOLF and Best Buy as they have truly inspired us at Women in CE."
Sponsors for the event include Monster (Platinum), Polk, IAV, Chief, Da-Lite, Sirius XM, Sanus Systems, Consumer Technology Publishing Group, Dealerscope, CustomRetailer, TWICE, Wolf, Magnolia, CoreBrands, Aton, BlueBOLT, Elan, Furman, Niles, Panamax, Proficient, SpeakerCraft, Sunfire and Xantech (Gold); Klipsch (Silver) and Azione Unlimited, HTSA, Bedrock Learning, Specialty Electronics Nationwide, Beats by Dr. dre, and Home Entertainment Source (Bronze.)
Register for the event at WomeninCE.org.