Recognized at the Woman of the Year (WOTY) event held in April/May each year in New York City
• Eligible corporate partner packages offer the option to name a Rising Star and/or a Luminary
• These award winners exemplify leadership within their organizations and serve as role models and mentors
• Rising Stars have up to 20 years of professional industry experience
• Luminaries have over 20 years of professional industry experience
Rising Star and Luminary submissions are handled in the CP portal on the HBA website and are typically due mid-January each year. Instructions are sent to corporate partner key contacts months in advance to alert them to that year's deadline and submission process.