COSHOCTON -- Coshocton Business and Professional Women (BPW) met Jan. 14 at the Coshocton County Career Center (CCCC) for the Individual Development (ID) Competition.
Judges included Paula Hathaway, Sacred Heart School third grade teacher; Jan Myers, director of the Coshocton Visitors Bureau; and Tomma Bordenkircher, Coshocton BPW member since 1989.
Mary Mason was named the 2013 ID winner.
Guests included Jessie Tubbs, Fischer Insurance Agency. CCCC Culinary Arts students prepared and served the meal.
Two new members were inducted: Ginger Maple, owner, Maple Hollow Farms; and Seandra Williams, Pampered Chef director.
Mary Mason, owner of Agents Realty and Auction Service, will represent Coshocton BPW at the Region 4 Meeting on Feb. 23. Coshocton and Zanesville BPWs will host the Region 4 Meeting in the conference room of Frontier Power. Mason was judged on a 5-minute prepared speech, 2-minute impromptu and 10-minute interview. She was presented flowers and a one-year BPW membership from ID Chair Tracey Vlahos.
An ID Program will be presented Feb. 9 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Feb. 10 from 1 to 4 p.m. at Agents Realty and Auction Service. Program is open to the public. Cost is $60 for members and $70 for non-members. Scholarships are available. Call 740-622-0700 or email email@example.com.
BPW is the leading women's organization for working women. Membership is open to men and women, employed and unemployed. The next meeting will be Feb. 18. Program topic will be personal finances.
For information, call Liz Herrell at 740-294-0199 or firstname.lastname@example.org.