Filipina Women's Network Honored with 2017 TOP HAT Award

Filipina Women's Network Honored with 2017 TOP HAT Award

We are proud to announce that the Filipina Women's Network was among the organizations honored with the 2017 TOP HAT Award at this year's STARBlazers & TOP HATs “Give Back and Beyond” Awards Gala .The Outstanding Professionals and High Achieving Teams (TOP HATS) are all highly successful professionals and organizations who also choose to “give back” to their communities.

FWN Founder and CEO Marily Mondejar Receives 2017 TOP HAT Award

FWN Founder and CEO Marily Mondejar Receives 2017 TOP HAT Award

We are proud to announce that this year, FWN Founder and CEO, Marily Mondejar was awarded the TOP HAT Award. The Award recognizes members of the community for their integrity and professional success and pay tribute to their selfless service in the true spirit of “giving back.” 

Growing Up Poor in Forbes Park Inspired This Harvard Graduate to Help Create an Equal Future For All

Growing Up Poor in Forbes Park Inspired This Harvard Graduate to Help Create an Equal Future For All

The World Economic Forum projects it will take the world 217 years to reach gender parity at the rate it’s going now. Analisa Leonor Balares (US FWN100™ '09 and Global FWN100™ '14), recognized by the same organization as a “Young Global Leader,” knows this well. She's spent the last ten years trying to size down that statistic through a non-profit global community geared toward empowering and training women. She’s called the brainchild of her days at Harvard Business School, “Womensphere.” On its tenth year, it's heading back to its roots in the Philippines.

Charles Schwab Managing Director of IT—Gizelle Covarrubias Robinson—Honored As 2017 Global FWN100™ Awardee

Charles Schwab Managing Director of IT—Gizelle Covarrubias Robinson—Honored As 2017 Global FWN100™ Awardee

Gizelle Covarrubias Robinson from Technology Services in San Francisco has been named one of the 100 Most Influential Filipina Women in the World by the Filipina Women's Network. Gizelle was honored with the Innovator and Thought Leader award, which recognizes women who have delivered new and unique applications of emerging technology transforming the way people think.

Immigration Attorney—Lily Torres-Samoranos—Honored As 2017 Global FWN100™ Awardee

Immigration Attorney—Lily Torres-Samoranos—Honored As 2017 Global FWN100™ Awardee

Lily Torres-Samoranos has been selected one of the 100 Most Influential Filipina Woman in the World (Global FWN100™) by the Filipina Women's Network. The Global FWN100 Award™ recognizes 100 women of Philippine ancestry who are changing the face of leadership in the global workplace, having reached status for outstanding work in their respective fields and are recognized for their achievement and contributions to society, femtorship and legacy. 

SBMA Chief—Wilma "Amy" Eisma—Honored As 2017 Global FWN100™ Awardee

SBMA Chief—Wilma "Amy" Eisma—Honored As 2017 Global FWN100™ Awardee

Wilma "Amy" T. Eisma, the newly appointed chairman of the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) will don another feather in her cap when she becomes one of the awardees for the “100 Most Influential Filipina Women in the World” this year.