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WIM Top 50 Awards 2019: Encouraging women to dream big

The year's ‘Top 50’ Awards Ceremony, its ninth edition, will be held on 6 September at Colombo’s Shangri-La Hotel. The Chairperson of the Panel of Judges for 2019 is Hemas Pharmaceuticals, Hemas Surgical and Diagnostics, and Hemas Logistics and Maritime Cluster Managing Director Kasturi Chellaraja Wilson. In this interview with DailyFT, Wilson throws light into the judging process and relates her experience as the Chair of the 2019 Panel.

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WIM Top50 2nd Annual Conference - Being a Corporate Athlete at Work

The Second WIM Top50 Conference titled under the theme - Being a Corporate Athlete at Work was held on the 26th of July at the Galle Face Hotel Colombo, attended to by close to 170 participants comprising of both genders and across middle and senior management of many diverse organizations. The Conference provided the platform for 4 guest speakers and 5 panel discussions to deep dive into topics and areas not spoken and discussed out in the open, and comprised of experienced senior professionals as well as the new Gen Millennials.

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WIM Maldives Chapter recognized 29 women at its WIM 2nd Professional & Career Women Awards 2019

WIM Maldives which is a Chapter of WIM Sri Lanka celebrated its Second Annual WIM Awards, Maldives on the 13th July 2019 in Male. 29 women received the Professional and Career Women Awards 2019 the awards were given out during a ceremony held at the auditorium of Faculty of Health Science.

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Women in Management, IFC Launch Ninth Professional and Career Women Awards 2019

Women in Management (WIM), in partnership with IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has launched, and is inviting nominations for, the 'Top 50' Professional and Career Women Awards 2019. Now in its ninth year, these annual awards recognize Sri Lankan women who excel in their careers, businesses and everyday life, while inspiring others.

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Dr. Sulochana Segera : An inspiration to women around the world - News 1st Interview

From a tomboy to a well known social entrepreneur, Dr. Sulochana Segera is the go-to person if you are interested in women empowerment. Sulochana is the proud founder and Chairperson of Women in Management, a private limited company dedicated to uniting Sri Lankan career and women entrepreneurs.

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Women on Wednesday

Don't sell me Pink panel discussion organized by WIM and Colombo City Centre - Free Entrance

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WIM Maldives Awards - Nominations are now open for 2019

Women in Management Maldives has opened applications for the annual "Professional and Career Woman Awards 2019".

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WIM Canada took another giant step forward, by formally recognizing and awarding 44 Sri Lankan Origin Women in Canada for the second successful year

Women in Management was found in Sri Lanka by Dr. Sulochana Segera in 2010 and has been exporting its brand to many countries as the first Women Organization to export a women brand from Sri Lanka to recognize women leadership and women contribution to the economy and society and especially, to recognize Sri Lankan origin women globally.

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WIM Celebrates Women’s Day by empowering next generation workforce with career awareness in Ampara

Women in Management who always leads change for women and youth celebrated International Women’s day by taking traditional women forums out of Colombo.

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Possible joint collaboration between NCE and WIM

NCE officials met with Dr Sulochana Segera, Founder and Chairperson of Women In Management (WIM) and the Director Administration Mr. Nilam Samsudeen to discuss a possible joint collaboration between NCE and WIM to facilities women entrepreneurs of the country.

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WIM Single Mother Programme lends a hand to deserving students

Women in Management contributed books and stationery to 100 students in Mihintale and Mulaitivu on the 17th and 18th of January 2019, a CSR Project of the WIM Single Mother Programme.

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WIM signs with partners of "Run with Us 2019"

The organization held a special signing with partners of "Run with Us 2019" at Unima Grand yesterday. The all women obstacle run is set to be held 1 March 2019 in Hulhumale'. Chief guest at the signing for "Run with Us 2019" was Minister of Gender, Family and Social Services Shidhatha Shareef.

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Most Influential Women - Women Top50 Forum 2018

A cross section of 'Top 50 Women' that have been recognized over the last eight years by Women in Management (WIM) were featured recently to discuss the key social issues that "Career Women" face today in Sri Lanka.

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WIM Awards Canada 2019 - "Talk of the Town in Canada" Amongst Sri Lankan Origins Living in Canada

Recognizing Sri Lankan women who have excelled in their careers, professions and businesses in Canada; and thereby pave the way to further promoting their businesses and practices among all Canadian Sri Lankans and other communities.

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කාන්තාවන්ට සමාජය වෙනස් කරන්නට හැකියාවක් තිබෙන බව මේ වසරේදී පෙන්විය හැකියි

තවත් වසරක් ගතවී නව වසරක් උදාවී අවසානය. කාන්තාවක් ලෙස නව වසර උදාවේදී කිරි උතුරණ කර්තව්‍යයේ සිට ආරම්භ කරන්නේ තවත් වගකීම් සමුදායක් කර මතට ගත් වසරක ආරම්භයයි. මෙලෙස වගකීම් දරන කාන්තා පාර්ශ්වයට තමන් අතින් පසුගිය වර්ෂයේ සිදු වූ අතපසු වීම් අවබෝධ කර ගැනීම ඉතා වැදගත් වේ.

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WIM Sri Lanka Makes History with Toronto edition of Professional & Career Women Awards

Recognizing Sri Lankan women who have excelled in their careers, professions and businesses in Canada; and thereby pave the way to further promoting their businesses and practices among all Canadian Sri Lankans and other communities.

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WIM Member of the Year 2016/2017

"The awards will be an encouragement and recognition for women to come forward and make their presence felt. It will be an attempt to find out the best out of the best women in their chosen fields of excellence. It is fitting to award women as they comprise over half of the population,” Founder Chairperson, Women in Management (WIM), Sulochana Segera said.

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Speech by Dr. Sulochana Segera Founder/Chairperson of WIM at the Top 50 Awards

I was honestly not prepared to give a speech because I was not sure weather I could climb the stage. Anyhow since I am here let me share a few thoughts about women and awards. Common knowledge is that women want to be appreciated. But with my personal experience of WIM Awards I think that its just a myth.

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WIM Winning Two Awards at the Sri Lankan Leadership Awards

WIM wins Two Awards at the The Sri Lanka Leadership Awards are presented by World CSR Day, CMO Asia as its Strategic Partner and Stars of the Industry Group as a research partner. The Awards of the highest stature are presented to Individuals and Institutions who have surpassed several levels of its excellence and set an example of being a role model and exemplary leadership.

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