Marketing Maven’s CEO and President Named Young Female Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist, Elicia Hildreth, and Samantha Arigapudi Earn Two Employee of the Year Finalist Titles


New York marketing firm Marketing Maven is proud to announce multiple finalist standings in the 10th Annual 2013 Stevie® Awards for Women in Business.


CEO and President of Marketing Maven, Lindsey Carnett, was named a finalist in the Young Female Entrepreneur of the Year category. Human Resources Generalist and Executive Assistant to Carnett, Elicia Hildreth was named a finalist in the Employee of the Year category alongside Copywriter for Marketing Maven, Samantha Arigapudi, in the 10th Annual Stevie® Awards for Women in Business. These women will ultimately be Gold, Silver, or Bronze Stevie Award winners in the program.


The Stevie Awards for Women in Business honor women executives, entrepreneurs, employees, and the companies they run – worldwide.


“We are honored to be recognized among women who have risen to international success and look forward to celebrating our collective achievements at the Stevie Awards Gala,” said Carnett.


More than 1,200 entries were submitted this year for consideration in more than 90 categories, including Executive of the Year, Entrepreneur of the Year, Women Helping Women, and Communications Campaign of the Year.


Finalists were chosen by more than 140 business professionals worldwide during preliminary judging. More than 90 members of the five final judging committees will determine the Gold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie Award placements from among the Finalists during judging.


“For 10 years we have been recognizing the achievements of women in business, and this years nominations were the most impressive class the judges have ever reviewed,” said Michael Gallagher, founder and president of the Stevie Awards. “We look forward to seeing the final judges’ decisions and honoring this years’ Stevie winners in New York.”


Gold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie Award winners will be announced during a gala event at the 2013 awards dinner at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York on Friday, November 8, 2013. Nominated women executives and entrepreneurs form the United States and several other countries will be in attendance.


Details about the Stevie Awards for Women in Business and the list of Finalists in all categories are available at


To learn more about the finalists and Marketing Maven’s integrated marketing solutions, please visit


About Marketing Maven


Marketing Maven is an integrated marketing firm focusing on public relations, Hispanic marketing and social media. Unlike most public releations firms, Marketing Maven helps entrepreneurs grow their businesses by utilizing advanced metrics to measure ROI. The Marketing Maven team understands the moving pieces that make up the foundation of any company selling direct to consumer (D2C) or business to business (B2B). Their services aid national marketing campaigns and product launches with reputation management, organic SEO tracking, competitive analysis reports and online product reviews to help increase revenue. Visit for more information.


About The Stevie Awards


Stevie Awards are conferred in five programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at


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