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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The first annual awards were presented at the 2012 American Society of Women Accountants Conference in San Diego and are currently featured in the November issue of The CPA Practice Advisor, which includes profiles and interviews with all of the winners, including CCH's Mackintosh and Mortenson.
The study, conducted by the 2010 Accounting MOVE Project, was sponsored by the American Society of Women Accountants (ASWA) and the American Women's Society of Certified Public Accountants (AWSCPA), two leading professional organizations dedicated to advancing women in public accounting.
Brenda Torres , partner in the Audit and Financial Advisory practice in Crowe's South Bend, Indiana, office, was named the 2010 Influential Woman of the Year in the North Central Region by the American Society of Women Accountants and the American Women Society of CPAs.
CHICAGO -- BDO, one of the nation's leading accounting and consulting firms, today announced that it has been named one of the 2010 Best CPA Firms for Women by the American Society of Women Accountants and the American Woman's Society of Certified Public Accountants.
She is a frequent speaker on tax strategies and financial planning at industry events including those held by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the American Society of Women Accountants (ASWA).
Ernst & Young's Carolyn Slaski was named Woman of the Year by the American Society of Women Accountants (ASWA) in recognition of her commitment to work/life integration and for serving as a role model for other women in the accounting profession.
She has been active on the board of the American Society of Women Accountants, speaking at its past four annual dinners.
9 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Society of Women Accountants (ASWA), a professional organization to advance the interests of women in accounting and finance, and Accountemps, the world's first and largest temporary staffing service for accounting, finance and bookkeeping professionals, have announced the winners of the 2003 Balance Awards: Celebrating the Dimensions of Success(TM).
She has also served as National President of the American Society of Women Accountants.
The "Women in Power" program is made possible through a partnership that includes Guardian, The American Society of Women Accountants (ASWA), The National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) and the Association of Women in Radio & Television (AWRT).
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