A Denver business woman has been named a 2007 Enterprising Woman of the Year by Enterprising Women Magazine.
SherrÐ¹ DeMao, president of SLD Unlimited Marketing/PR, won the award according to Monica Smiley, publisher and CEO of Enterprising Women Magazine.
The award honors the countryâ€™s finest women entrepreneurs and their success.
The award also recognizes winners as leaders who have mentored and given back to other women in business and have had a profound impact on their community.
Smiley said more than 400 nominations were considered in narrowing down the 2007 winners.
In addition to being recognized at a recent awards event held in Florida, DeMao will be featured with all the other winners in the magazine later this year.
â€œDeMao is an accomplished entrepreneur who has earned the respect and admiration of her community,â€ said Smiley in a press release. â€œThe award is a testament to DeMaoâ€™s remarkable accomplishments. We are proud to see her honored for her success and business acumen.â€
DeMao, who celebrated her 22nd year in business in January, is being honored as an owner of an enterprise with sales of $1 million.
She is among seven other North Carolina female entrepreneurs being recognized and among 50 in the country. Hundreds were considered.
SLD Unlimited Marketing/PR is a full-service marketing strategy and public relations company based in Denver. Specializing in start-up to medium-sized privately held businesses seeking savvy solutions to marketing.
Since 1984, DeMao has been helping entrepreneurial companies become smarter marketers through providing creative and innovative marketing guidance, solutions and services. For more information, call (704) 483-2941.