Winners Announced at Event in New York City
TUCSON, ARIZONA – November 14, 2012 – BODYCENTRAL PHYSICAL THERAPY has been named the winner of a SILVER Stevie® Award in the COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT PROGRAM OF THE YEAR category in the 9th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business.
The Stevie Awards for Women in Business are the world’s top honors for female entrepreneurs, executives, and the organizations they run. All individuals and organizations worldwide are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small. The 2012 awards received entries from 17 nations and territories. Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word for “crowned,”
More than 1,200 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Entrepreneur of the Year, Executive of the Year, Company of the Year, Mentor of the Year, Women Helping Women, and Communications Campaign of the Year, among others. BODYCENTRAL PHYSICAL THERAPY won in the community involvement program of the year category for companies and organizations.
“I’m extremely proud of the extra time and effort our team takes to provide community outreach programs to Tucson and the surrounding areas. It is an honor to receive an international award,” said Jennifer Allen, co-founder of Bodycentral Physical Therapy. “Tonya (Bunner) and I believe we have a responsibility to share our knowledge and skills with the people of our community. We are here to improve the overall health and wellness of the people in southern Arizona.”
Stevie Award winners were selected by more than 200 executives worldwide who participated in the judging process this year.
“I’m very pleased that we were able to conclude our tenth year of organizing Stevie Awards programs with a very successful Women in Business event,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards. “This year’s Stevie Award-winning women are the most accomplished, impressive group we’ve ever had. Their stories of success will be an inspiration to women around the globe who dream of starting and growing a business and making a difference in the world.”
Details about the Stevie Awards for Women in Business and the list of Stevie Award winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/
About BODYCENTRAL PHYSICAL THERAPY
Bodycentral Physical Therapy is a women-owned physical therapy company based in Tucson, Arizona. Dr. Tonya Bunner and Dr. Jennifer Allen lead of team of progressive physical therapists in the treatment and prevention of orthopaedic and sports injuries, and lead community outreach efforts in the areas of youth sports and wellness, women’s fitness, and public education on the prevention and treatment of pain and disease processes. Get involved at www.Bodycentralpt.net.
About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in four programs: The International Business Awards, The American Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about The Stevie Awards at www.StevieAwards.com.