LOREEN GILBERT RECOGNIZED WITH SILVER STEVIE® AWARD IN
2020 STEVIE AWARDS FOR WOMEN IN BUSINESS
Women Around the World to Be Recognized During Virtual Event
Irvine, CA – October 12, 2020 – Loreen Gilbert, Founder and CEO of WealthWise Financial Services, has been named the winner of a Silver Stevie® Award in the Female Entrepreneur of the Year category in the 17th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business.
The Stevie Awards for Women in Business honor female executives, entrepreneurs, employees, and the companies they run worldwide. The Stevie Awards have been hailed as the world’s premier business awards.
“I am honored to receive the 2020 Stevie Award and congratulate every woman nominated this extraordinary year,” said Ms. Gilbert. “Amidst a global pandemic and an uncertain economic landscape, the perseverance, resourcefulness, and creativity exhibited by my fellow female entrepreneurs is inspirational.”
Ms. Gilbert is a veteran financial services professional who has advised business owners and key executives for more than 30 years. An entrepreneur at heart, she founded WealthWise Financial Services in 2005 and is regularly featured on top media outlets including CNBC, Bloomberg and Yahoo! Finance. Ms. Gilbert has supported other women business owners through a decade of leadership in the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO), including being the Chair of the NAWBO Institute. Receiving the 2020 Stevie Award is the culmination of her dedication to entrepreneurship and industry thought-leadership.
Maggie Gallagher, president of the Stevie Awards, said, “In a year like no other in our lifetimes, we’ve produced a cohort of amazing, Stevie-winning women, organizations, and achievements like no other. At all times our winners show themselves to be fearless and indomitable, but their leadership and example are especially valued this year."
Gold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie Award winners were determined by the average scores of more than 180 business professionals around the world, working on seven juries.
The Stevie Awards for Women in Business honor women executives, entrepreneurs, employees, and the companies they run– worldwide. The Stevie Awards have been hailed as the world’s premier business awards.
Winners will be honored during a virtual awards ceremony on Wednesday, December 9.
About Loreen Gilbert
Loreen Gilbert is the CEO of WealthWise Financial which she founded in 2005. Her career began at Fidelity Investments from which she moved on to a private company selling retirement plans to municipalities and their employees. Loreen graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in Business Administration.
About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Middle East & North Africa Stevie Awards The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 70 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at http://www.StevieAwards.com.
Loreen Gilbert is a registered representative with, and securities offered through LPL Financial, Member FINRA/SIPC