HBA Metro Linda DaSilva awarded Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association’s President’s Award
This year, the HBA Metro Chapter is pleased to announce that Linda DaSilva, director of business development at Priority Solutions International and director of conference platforms on the HBA Global board was given the Presidents Award
FAIRFIELD, NJ - January 15, 2013 - The Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association embodies its mission to further the advancement and impact of women in healthcare worldwide by providing actual leadership opportunities. Each year the HBA recognizes outstanding volunteers with several awards. This year, the HBA Metro Chapter is pleased to announce that Linda DaSilva, director of business development at Priority Solutions International and director of conference platforms on the HBA Global board was given this award due to her outstanding leadership for two flagship events, Woman of the Year and the HBA Leadership Conference. The financial implications of successfully running these two events are critical to the sustainable fiscal health of the HBA, and Linda led both teams to deliver highly successful, well received chapter events. She also created a strong knowledge transfer structure so that future teams learn from the experience from this year.
The President’s Award is given to an HBA leader who exemplifies effective leadership and dedication to the mission of the HBA and who has had a measurable impact on the HBA global organization, chapter operations, members and/or corporate partners. Linda DaSilva embodies these virtues and we are pleased to honor her and her achievements.
Terry Thomas, President HBA Metro Chapter stated “Metro is very proud that Linda DeSilva has received this honor from the corporate HBA. Linda is a dynamic and compassionate individual who always demonstrates her passion for the organization in all her endeavors. She attends local events and supports METRO in our strategic initiatives. Metro is very fortunate she is one of our “locals” and a champion for HBA.”
The Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association board and staff congratulate Linda. Her dedication, leadership and innovation lead the HBA to fulfill our mission to further the advancement and impact of women in healthcare worldwide.
About the HBA
The Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association (HBA) is in its fourth decade as a global not-for-profit organization dedicated to furthering the advancement of women in healthcare worldwide. With 15 chapters throughout the US and in Europe, the HBA is headquartered in New Jersey with offices in Philadelphia and Research Triangle Park. The HBA provides educational opportunities for women and men to develop cutting-edge healthcare industry knowledge and leadership skills; recognizes outstanding women and men in the industry; provides opportunities for networking; creates greater visibility for women in the industry; fosters mentoring relationships and serves as a conduit and sponsor for research on career advancement issues. The HBA has over 6,000 individual members and over 130 Corporate Partners. It is widely recognized as the catalyst for leadership development of women in healthcare worldwide and was named by Leadership Excellence as having one of the top leadership development programs in North America for the last four years.
About the HBA Metro Chapter
The HBA Metro Chapter is the founding and largest chapter of the HBA in the heart of the east coast’s life sciences corridor, serving members in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. The HBA Metro Chapter provides a wide variety of leadership development offerings, including Affinity/Special Interest Programs, CONNECTIONS Networking Events, evening Keynote Programs, virtual programs, an annual group mentoring program and special offerings for executive and senior-level women via the chapter’s Executive Women’s Outreach initiative. A host of volunteer opportunities are available for members who seek to support the chapter and enrich their HBA experience.
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