The Network Journal’s 16th Annual “25 Influential Black Women in Business” call for nominations

New York, NY ( — The Network Journal (TNJ), an award-winning business magazine offering trade and industry news vital for today’s African-American professionals, corporate executives and small-business owners, announces the call for nominations for its 2014 “25 Influential Black Women in Business Awards.” The 2014 Awards marks the sixteenth anniversary of this prestigious event, held annually in New York City.

This TNJ award honors African-American women whose professional achievements have significantly impacted an industry or profession, and who also have made an important contribution to their community. An ideal “TNJ 25” candidate is a business owner, or a partner, president, CEO, board chair, or other senior-management executive with significant decision-making authority in the corporate, nonprofit (including academia and medicine), or government sector.

Winners will be featured in the Spring 2014 issue of The Network Journal magazine and honored at a luncheon held at the New York Marriott Marquis Hotel in March 2014. The deadline for nominations is Friday, October 25, 2013.

Additional information on the “25 Influential Black Women in Business Awards,” including overview, eligibility and selection process, procedures, nomination form and entry, as well as details of past recipients, is available at You may also contact Sabrina D. Eady at (212) 962-3791 x206 for additional information.

About The Network Journal
Founded in 1993, The Network Journal (TNJ) is an award-winning magazine published six times per year. It provides news and commentaries on issues that affect the growth of business and the advancement of professionals in the workplace for an audience of predominantly African-American professionals, corporate executives and small-business owners. Engaging more than 98,325 readers per issue, The Network Journal is distributed nationwide, with a focus on the New York tri-state area, while its sister daily publication at reaches a global audience. For more information call (212) 962-3791, or visit the Web site at