CHICAGO, May 22, 2018 (Newswire.com) - The International Association of Women (IAW) honors Mia Allen as a 2018-2019 Influencer of the Year. She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in entrepreneurship. The International Association of Women (IAW) is a global in-person and online networking platform with nearly one million members, 1000+ in person and virtual events, over 100 Local US-based Chapters and International Chapters in several cities in China.
“I’m pleased to welcome Mia into this exceptional group of professional women,” said IPDN President and IAW Spokesperson Star Jones. “Her knowledge and experience in her industry are valuable assets to her company and community.”
Self-motivated and results driven to succeed, Mia Allen is a seasoned professional who has constantly set her goals to keep pace with her highest aspirations for personal excellence. Throughout her career, she has exhibited exemplary teamwork, expertise, integrity, and dedication.I'm pleased to welcome Mia into this exceptional group of professional women.
Ms. Allen is Co-Founder and Vice President of Rose Pallet, a family-owned and operated pallet management provider. The company supplies pallets of all types, including hardwoods, softwoods, treated lumber and plastic materials, as well as related services to organizations across the country, and helps to safely transport goods both nationwide and overseas.
With more than 20 years of experience in the wooden pallet industry, Ms. Allen plays an instrumental role in the company’s ongoing success. She uses her knowledge of logistics management and shipping for large and small companies in a variety of industries, and her skills in management, team building, communication and negotiating, as she oversees the day-to-day operations of Rose Pallet. Ms. Allen is also responsible for leading the sales team as they continue to grow and expand the business.
Passionate about giving back, Ms. Allen is involved in numerous philanthropic activities. She has a Bachelor’s degree from Western Illinois University and is an active member of the National Wooden Pallet and Container Association.
The International Association of Women (IAW) is a global in-person and online professional networking platform that provides nearly one million women the forum, professional development, and services needed to thrive in an interconnected world. Through 100+ local chapters, International Chapters in several cities in China and 1000+ in person and virtual events, members cultivate valuable connections, develop professionally, and promote themselves and their businesses. Founded in Chicago in 2017, IAW is a division of Professional Diversity Network, Inc., an online network tailored to provide diverse professionals in the United States with access to employment opportunities.
Source: International Association of Women