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Atlanta, GA, United States, 2009/08/25 - firstPRO Staffing and Executive Search announced today that April Nagel has been named 2009 Woman of the Year by Choices Atlanta: Women Balancing Life.
Nagel will be honored at the 2009 Woman of the Year Luncheon on Saturday, November 7 at the Marriott Alpharetta.
“When we select our woman of the year, we look for dedication, determination and a sense of purpose,” says Brenda Tollett, President of Choices Atlanta. “April is committed to family values, and as a business leader, sets the example of integrity and ethical principles.”
Guests will enjoy a delicious lunch and a presentation by keynote speaker Rebecca Hagelin. A well known author, Hagelin has been a pro-family advocate in Washington D.C. and recently released the book 30 Ways in 30 Days to Save Your Family.
Individual tickets are $35, or $280 for a table of eight. Female leaders from many of the city’s prominent businesses will be in attendance.
"It is such an honor to be recognized by this organization," Nagel says. "It has always been a goal of mine to set a positive example to working women. I believe that it is possible to have it all… family, career, friendships, faith and happiness.”
With annual revenues exceeding $30 million, firstPRO Executive Search (firstproinc.com), Professional Placement and Traditional Staffing is now one of the largest and fastest growing independently owned firms in the United States. In 2008, firstPRO was ranked #23 by Staffing Industry Analysts for U.S. Women and Minority owned Staffing Firms by Revenue, and named one of Inc 5000’s Fastest Growing Companies. firstPRO was also honored with the ACG Growth Award by the Association for Corporate Growth and was named a Top Business in the U.S. by diversitybusiness.com for 2009.