American Society of Women Accountants

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American Society of Women Accountants

An organization dedicated to promoting women in the accounting field. It was established in 1938 in Indiana and has expanded nationwide. It hosts a large number of training and networking events per year. Members are encouraged to seek advice from one another on accounting and professional issues. It is based in Virginia.
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A number of individuals on the PAAAS executive had duplicate functions on other organisations, such as ASWA and AAAA.
Other anthropology associations, including AAS, ASWA and the Anthropological Society of South Australia, continued to provide forums for debate and disciplinary advocacy more broadly, but were not formally dedicated to the needs of consultants.
We are really excited about how closely it aligns with ASWA's mission," said Cheryl Heitz, President of ASWA.
The mission of ASWA is to enable women in all accounting and related fields to achieve their full personal, professional and economic potential and to contribute to the future development of their profession.
Lee Lowery, ASWA Executive Director says, "ASWA is extremely pleased with our longstanding partnership with Robert Half International.
DeLynn Senna, CPA, Executive Director of North American Permanent Placement Services for Robert Half International, added, "Our longstanding relationship with the ASWA continues to bring significant benefits to both of our organizations and to the industry.
All of us at BDO are proud to be recognized by the ASWA and the AWSCPA with this honor," said Sandi Guy, Partner and National Director of Human Capital at BDO.
The 2010 Accounting/MOVE Project, sponsored by the ASWA and the AWSCPA, is a first-ever benchmarking report that measured the status of women in accounting and outlined ways they can advance.
The President's Award winner was identified by the ASWA national president; the Achievement Award winner was nominated by an ASWA chapter; and the Woman of the Year Award winner was nominated by an individual ASWA member, chapter or organization.
Accountemps, the only specialized staffing firm nationally endorsed by ASWA, has more than 320 offices throughout North America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand, and offers online job search services at http://www.
Each of the over 400 attendees at the ASWA convention in St.