World Guide Publishing CEO and Publisher T.R. Threston Nominated for 2014 NAFE Award
CEO, publisher, travel writer, and, philanthropist, T.R. "Tina" Threston has been nominated for a prestigious 2014 National Association for Female Executives Women of Excellence Award.
June 26, 2014 (Newswire.com) - T.R. Threston, CEO of World Guide Publishing, has been nominated for a 2014 National Association for Female Executives (NAFE) Award. The annual NAFE Women of Excellence Awards honors the achievements and accomplishments of NAFE members in their careers, businesses and communities. Winners are chosen for their vision, courage, compassion, proven success and generosity as demonstrated by how they help other women succeed.
Threston is the C.E.O. of World Guide Publishing ™, as well as a well-known, and, highly respected travel writer. She worked as a travel agent for a number of years before turning to a career in writing for magazines, newspapers, on-line media, and, guidebooks. In addition to her work, T.R. is on the Board of Trustees of The New York Social Network, a charitable organization that helps raise awareness & funds for non-profit organizations. Threston also served as Chairwoman of New York Travel Writers Society 2013/2014, and, is actively involved with Collective Changes (a non-profit women's economic empowerment organization) where she serves as a Global Ambassador, KIVA and several United Nations non-profit organizations including Giving Tuesday where she serves as a Social Media Ambassador. She is a member of the 2013 Women's Museum Honor Roll, and, supports a number of charities on the local level.
When asked about her nomination Threston said that it came as a bit of a surprise, but, is "humbled to be among so many highly respected women of business and industry." She went on to say that she is "indeed honored to be nominated."
On December 10th, 2014, more than 200 corporate business executives, influential community leaders, business women and entrepreneurs will gather for the annual NAFE Women of Excellence Gala Awards Breakfast in New York City to honor the winners and learn from their inspiring stories.