Home Women of Impact

Women of Impact


The team at BusinessWest created the Women of Impact awards in 2018 as a way to honor the women in the region that are making an impact. When selecting a name for this award, the decision was made to use Women of Impact because there are so many different ways to make an impact and create positive change in the world. Since its inception, the women honored through this program have been successful, inspiring, and most importantly, impactful! We are certain this trend will remain true with the 2023 Women of Impact. 

The nine stories below demonstrate that idea many times over. They detail not only what these women do for a living, but what they’ve done with their lives — specifically, how they’ve become innovators in their fields, leaders within the community, advocates for people in need, and, most importantly, inspirations to all those around them. The class of 2023 features:

Thank You to Our Sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor

Partner Sponsor

Previous Years of Celebrating Women of Impact

2022 Women of Impact

2021 Women of Impact

2020 Women of Impact

2019 Women of Impact

2018 Women of Impact