HR Now! President Recognized in Honor of Famed Entrepreneur, Madame C. J. Walker
INDIANAPOLIS, IN - HR Now! is the second recipient of the Madam C. J. Walker Award for Outstanding Business Achievement on June 13, 2007 in Indianapolis, Indiana to the 1st Annual Madam C. J. Walker Award Celebration and Business Symposium hosted by Minorities and Women in Business Magazine (MWIB).

MWIB, in partnership with A'Lelia Bundles (the great-great granddaughter of Madam C.J. Walker), and The Madam C.J. Walker Theatre Center in Indianapolis, Indiana, presented Gwen Thomas, President of HR Now! the award from a list of 75 candidates and the final five finalists. The award was created to recognize the strides that female entrepreneurs are making by following in the steps paved by America's first African-American, female millionaire.

"I cannot express the honor and humility I feel by being recognized and spoken in the same breath as this great pioneer, Madam C. J. Walker. HR Now! is proud to represent female entrepreneurs across the nation and we will continue to strive for excellence in business and in our lives", stated HR Now! President, Gwen Thomas. 

HR Now! The preferred supplier of human resource management products and services nationwide -- was founded in 1996. HR Now! provides solutions for the challenges of a changing workplace, its customers include The Home Depot, L'Oreal, CVS and Ikea, as well as other MBE firms. Professional, nonprofit and educational organizations, as well as the Georgia 100 Mentoring program benefit from the active involvement and philanthropic efforts of President and CEO Gwen Thomas.

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