The Honor Roll of China Elite Business Women' Announced in Shanghai
(Japan Corporate News Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Shanghai, Nov 27, 2009 - (ACN Newswire)
The 2009 Elite Summit of Chinese Business Women was held at Grand Hyatt Shanghai Hotel on Nov. 20 2009, and the 'Honor Roll of China Elite Business Women' was announced.
The 'Honor Roll of China Elite Business Women' is issued jointly by Wingo PR, South Weekend, CCTV.com, Manager Magazine, Shanghai Daily, Chinadaily.com, Reuters, Wall Street Journal, Business Week, more than 100 Chinese and overseas media, and the general public. The Honor Roll is also recommended by Pathways, China CEO Union and many other business administration & research organizations. The Honor Roll evaluates from the perspective of corporate philanthropy, social responsibility, and public influence; leadership in commerce; and the Rose Value, comprehensively building an honorary model for businesswomen.
After several months' voting, the winners in three main categories were selected by both global media and the public. Ms Sun Chao, Chief Editor of the Almanac of China's Economy, the China Economic Report & Development Research Center of the State Council of the People's Republic of China, announced these categories. The winners are: The Honor Roll of Foreign Elite Business Women in China - Brenda Lei Foster, President of American Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai - Annick de Bentzmann, President of French Chamber of Commerce and Industry (China)& General Manager of BNP Paribas Shanghai Branch - Tatjana Mujovic Piscevic, Vice President of Expatriate Professional Women's Society (EPWS) The Honor Roll of New China Elite Business Women - Lu Bingbing, President of B-Doing Communications Co. Ltd - Gong Haiyan, CEO of jiayuan.com - Grace Hee, CEO of Shanghai TX Group The Honor Roll of China Elite Business Women - Yue-Sai Kan, Founder of cosmetics brand of "Yue-Sai" (Lifetime Achievement Award) - Zhang LanT, Chairman of South Beauty Group - Chen Xiaofeng, Chairman of Guang Dong Shining House Int'l Jewelry Limited - Li Yu, CEO of Shanda Interactive Entertainment Limited - Zhuge Hongyun, Founder & CEO of Blue Ocean Network (BON) - Yang Lan, Chairman of the Board of Sun Culture Foundation - Yang Huiyan, CEO of Country Garden Holdings Company Limited - Zhai Mei Qn, President, Heung Kong Group - Yan Cheung, Chairman of Nine Dragons Paper (Holdings) Limited - Dong Mingzhu, CEO of Gree Electric Appliances,Inc.
Wang Min, Director of Comprehensive Department at the State Council Research Office, delivered the awards to the recipients, encouraging all women to keep social responsibility in mind, respond to the economic crisis actively and make meaningful contributions to the community. This is the most influential award selection for elite business women in China and this Honor Roll of female entrepreneurs is published and recognized for the first time.
Ms Zhang Lan, the Chairman of South Beauty Group, expresses her desire to bring South Beauty's food to the spacecraft Shenzhou VIII in her acceptance speech.
Acclaimed as "Diamond Queen", Ms Chen Xiaofeng, the Chairman of Guang Dong Shining House Int'l Jewelry Limited said that she will continue to lead her team to develop the vary beautiful, elegant, luxurious accessories, and insist her corporate spirit be infused in the jewellry to make customers more beautiful, make staff more excellent, while providing more fine jewelry with ever more responsibility.
Ms Li Yu, the CEO of Shanda Interactive Entertainment Limited, looked back on the hardships of listing her company in her acceptance speech. She said that, "I always assimilate success to the butterfly, then we keep our mind on what we are doing the success will flutter onto our shoulders like the butterfly. Chasing cannot achieve the success, like the butterfly." Ms Sun Chao, Chief Editor of Almanac of China's Economy China Economic Report & Development Research Center of the State Council of the People's Republic of China, concluded that last year when financial crisis arrived, the Goldman Sachs Group, as the only survivor of Wall Street, launched a global project naming 10,000 Womens Programs which are aimed at helping the entrepreneurial female in developing, and emerging economies to realize their business targets. The CEO of the 10,000 Womens Programs said to Ms Sun Chao that their research has shown the development of female entrepreneurs and their careers would become a social driver and influence each country's economic development.
About 2009 Elite Summit of Chinese Business Women Co-sponsored by the Bureau of the Shanghai World Expo Coordination and Shanghai Women's Federation, the 2009 China Businesswomen Summit is by far the largest and most influential meeting for businesswomen and leaders and corporate executives in China.