Introducing the 2018 Women of Distinction Nominees

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YWCA Hamilton Announces 34 incredible Women Nominated for the 2018 Women of Distinction Awards

Nominees were honoured on Thursday, 18 January 18 2018 at the Art Gallery of Hamilton during the Women of Distinction Nominee Reception. The nominee reception was sponsored by Mercedes-Benz Burlington.

The Women of Distinction Awards are nationally recognized as one of the most prestigious awards for women. YWCAs from across Canada join in the celebration each year, honouring the achievements of women across the country.

Recipients of YWCA Hamilton’s Women of Distinction Awards will be announced at the awards evening on Thursday, March 8, 2018 (International Women’s Day) at Hamilton Convention Centre by Carmen’s. YWCA Hamilton is pleased to announce that ArcelorMittal Dofasco is this year’s Presenting Sponsor.


Share the evening with friends, family, or co-workers at the Women of Distinction Awards dinner and awards ceremony, which takes place on Thursday, March 8, 2018 at the Hamilton Convention Centre by Carmen’s.

Individual Tickets: $100.00
Reserve a Table of 10
: $1000.00

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Erin Dunham

Erin Dunham was born in, lives in, and bleeds Hamilton. As an undergraduate, Erin studied English and writing at Western University before returning to Hamilton for her MBA at McMaster University. Erin’s passion for creative writing survived her business schooling, and she has two published novels. As the CEO of The Other Bird, Erin is one half of the creative team behind a group of restaurants designed to enthrall the taste buds of diners seeking interesting culinary experiences. The Other Bird’s restaurants include Rapscallion Rogue Eatery, Two Black Sheep, Black Sheep Snack Bar, The Mule, Burro Tacos, and the Arlington Hotel. Erin has two Bernese mountain dogs named Sampson and Bruce. She is a painter who loves to sit back with a big fat red wine and a cigar.

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