Excellence in Leadership Award
This award is presented to a women who demonstrates exemplary leadership and exceptional performance throughout her career. This individual, selected by the Advisory Committee, is considered to be the standard bearer for women in the financial community.
Chief of Staff
REDI Global Technologies
Chief Operating Officer
These awards recognize women who broke the gender barrier in trading, advancing up the career ladder on the buy and sell sides of the business. These trailblazers forged the opportunity for other women to become traders, managers and successful financial professionals.
Managing Director, COO
ConvergEx Execution Solutions and G-Trade Services
Senior Trader, Global Equities and Derivatives
These honors are given to women with more than two decades of senior management experience on Wall Street, and who have achieved the pinnacles of success and acted as role models to younger generations of women and men.
Entrepreneurs of the Year
These are skilled, creative women who have pursued, and succeeded in new ventures or businesses in financial markets.
Director of Equities Derivatives
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Stanford Investment Group
Mentors of the Year
These are women who have shown dedication to the cause of furthering the careers of other women in financial services.
Head Trader - Equities
Ohio Public Employees Retirement System
Charitable Works Award
These are presented to women who devote considerable resources and energy to philanthropic causes that benefit society as a whole.
Head of Content, Marketing, and Communication Products
Crystal Ladder Awards
These give recognition to women who began their careers in an entry-level job in a financial firm and climbed steadily through the ranks to reach senior management.
Morgan Stanley Investment Management
These are earned by professionals that have had significant and growing impact on their firms and the industry.
Head of U.S. Market Structure
Royal Bank of Canada Capital Markets
Senior Portfolio Manager
Community Capital Management
Diversity Achievement Award
This award will be presented to a firm that demonstrates focused efforts and quantitative and qualitative results in the area of achieving gender diversity in the executive ranks.
Investment Technology Group, Inc. (ITG)
Equities Trader of the Year
This award is presented to a top stock trader whose innovative approach has enabled her to deliver superior results in equities trading.
Senior Vice President Operations and Trading
Woman-Owned Brokerage of the Year
This award is presented to an executive who has successfully grown her shop by developing and delivering top-notch research, algos and trading tools.
CEO and Founder
Divine Capital Markets
CEO and Founder
Telsey Advisory Group