The Women of Influence awards honor the Lehigh Valley's most dynamic women. An independent panel of judges selected the honorees based on their dedication to businessgrowth, professional and personal accomplishments, community involvement and advocacy for women.
"We are truly fortunate to have the opportunity to recognize this outstanding group of women," said Troy T. Bausinger, Publisher of Lehigh Valley Business. "As business and community leaders they are constantly redefining success inside and outside the business arena."
Susan's award-winning nomination highlighted her success as President & CEO of Wolper Information Services over the past 20 years and leadership in the global information management industry as well as her local civic activities, including service on the Advisory Board of the Easton Area Neighborhood Center.
Awards will be presented at a luncheon on May 6, 2013 at ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in Bethlehem, PA. The honorees will also be highlighted in a supplement to Lehigh Valley Business on May 13, 2013. The program is sponsored by Lehigh Valley Financial Group, Kitchen Magic and Northampton Coin & Jewelry. Learn more about the Lehigh Valley Business Women of Influence awards at www.lvb.com/events.
Susan Wolper, President and CEO of Wolper Information Services, has led the company for more than two decades,during its greatest period of growth and success. A former corporate attorney specializing in real estate, Susan earned a Juris Doctorate from Case Western Reserve School of Law after graduating Cum Laude with honors from the University of Rochester. Susan serves on the Executive Committee of The Association of Subscription Agents & Intermediaries and the Advisory Board for the Easton Area Neighborhood Center. In 2011, she was honored by the Eastern Pennsylvania Business Journal with its Executive Spotlight Award, and in 2013, DiversityBusiness.com named her a "Champion of Diversity."
Wolper Information Services offers 35+ years of experience managing print and electronic content with a High Tech, High Touch approach that balances next-generation technology and time-proven, personalized service. Wolper handles content in all formats, including site licenses and databases, and offers related information management tools that address electronic resource access and management (ERM), rights compliance, content analytics, and more. Wolper services clients across a wide variety of segments: academic, medical, corporate, government, as well as public libraries and consortia. In 2011-12, Wolper was named to the EContent 100 list of "companies that matter most in the digital content industry." Wolper also is a Gold Winner for Front-Line Customer Service Team of the Year in the 2013 Stevie Awards (having won Bronze in the same category the year before) and earned Bronze for Most Customer-Friendly Company of the Year in the 2012 Best of Biz awards. Learn more at www.wolper.com.