The National Association of Women Business Owners of Greater Raleigh awarded business leader and small business economics advocate, Olalah Njenga, with the 2021-2022 Woman Owner of the Year award in recognition of her accomplishments and advocacy efforts.
RALEIGH, NC, August 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Greater Raleigh National Association of Women Business Owners presented longtime member Olalah Njenga, CEO of YellowWood Group, with the Woman Business Owner of the Year Award during the board’s annual installation and awards gala. Greater Raleigh’s Immediate Past President, Emily Parkspresented to Njenga with honor.
The Woman Business Owner of the Year award recognized Njenga for achievements that reflect the influence, inspiration and impact of her work as a business owner and her life as an unwitting role model through the challenges she has overcome and the opportunities she has provided. In winning the award, Njenga is further recognized as a respected business leader who exemplifies the notion of work/life harmony and the skill and passion needed to run a successful company while empowering and investing in the success of others.
“It’s a very humbling moment when you hear your name called and you know you’re being praised for your work and sacrifices. To be a leader worth following is a high honor and I’m very grateful for the trust and support I have. accepted with this gratitude”, said Njenga.
Njenga is a visible and active champion of the small business economy, which includes her leadership roles with the National Small Business Owners Association (NSBA), the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO), the National Federation of of Independent Business (NFIB) and her governor-appointed role on the NCWorks Commission on North Carolina.
Njenga’s company, YellowWood Group, based in North Carolina, is a strategy development and consulting firm founded in 2003. The firm partners with business leaders to transform ideas into objectives and objectives into results. Njenga’s company will celebrate its 20th anniversaryth anniversary in early 2023. For more information, visit yellowwoodgroup.com.
The mission of the National Association of Women Business Owners is to propel women business owners into greater spheres of economic, social and political power around the world. For more information, visit nawbo.org.
The YellowWood Group
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