Answer Title’s Vice President of Business Development and Operations, Tessa Edison, to be recognized in SmartCEO’s Brava Awards program


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40 powerhouse female business leaders to be recognized in SmartCEO’s Brava Awards program

TessScreen Shot 2016-06-04 at 9.49.03 PMa Edison, Vice President of Business Development and Operations of Answer Title, will be honored on July 7, 2016 when Washington’s SmartCEO Magazine honors its ‘Brava Award’ recipients. True to the spirit of the Brava Awards, Ms. Edison is a pioneer in her field of real estate, whose foresight and technological advances are exceedingly noteworthy. It is hard to imagine that she would blaze such a train from her humble beginnings as a sports marketing intern for the University of Maryland at College Park. It will be exciting to see where her creative excellence and leadership will take her next!

Washington SmartCEO Announces the 2016 Brava Award Winners

Washington, DC (May 6, 2016) — Washington SmartCEO and headline sponsor CBIZ MHM are pleased to announce the 2016 Brava Award winners. The Brava Awards celebrate the distinguished achievements of 40 of Greater Washington’s top women business leaders. This year’s class collectively generates more than $1.44 billion in annual revenue and employs 21,320 individuals. The winners will be profiled in the July/August issue of SmartCEO magazine and celebrated at an awards ceremony on July 7, 2016 at the Hilton McLean Tysons Corner.
Please see below for a complete list of winners and for program details. To share in the excitement leading up to the event, follow us @SmartCEO #BravaAwards.

“Brava winners possess the hallmark qualities of successful leaders — vision, passion, compassion, dedication, perseverance. Each winner in this year’s class exhibits these qualities in all facets of her life, from running her business to tending to her family and donating time and resources to philanthropic initiatives,” says Jaime Nespor-Zawmon, president of SmartCEO. “We are honored to recognize a group of women who are truly making a difference in the world.”

The Washington Brava Awards ceremony on July 7, 2016, is an expected sell-out event where more than 350 local executives and guests will gather and celebrate their noteworthy achievements. Past Brava winners will also be in attendance to welcome the new class of winners into the Brava community. The event will kick off with a cocktail reception, followed by a video-packed awards ceremony and a final, inspirational toast to the female leaders of Greater Washington.

On June 4th, 2016, posted in: News by