Founded in 1982 by Martha Mayhood Mertz, ATHENA® International is a non-profit organization that seeks to support, develop and honor women leaders. The program inspires women to reach their full potential and strives to create balance in leadership worldwide. Mertz developed her vision for ATHENA® International while serving on the Board of Directors of the Lansing Michigan Regional Chamber of Commerce. As the only woman on the Board, she quickly recognized that the Chamber’s boardroom did not reflect the reality of the business community.
We promote more than 500+ members, reaching out to the 37,600 women entrepreneurs, 9,700 women in executive/management positions and all women residents who make up 49.9% of the Nevada population and 90% of the buying power and decision making in Nevada, most who are in the Southern part of the Nevada region.Read more...
Low rates! NP State run Trade Organization that does not require a lot of personnel
Students, interns, workers, executives/managers, business owners, women, young professionals, & men
Rather than being narrowly focused on one particular industry, issue, cause, or activity, focuses on a broad range of activities and support for both businesses and communities and the women's chamber is a diverse women's organization to focus on the needs and rights of all women..