The Donelson Hermitage Chamber of Commerce Women in Business is excited to announce Lorianne Crook as the 2022 recipient of the Jeannie Seely Standing Ovation Award during the Women in Business Influencing Women Awards Gala. The prestigious award was originally named for and presented in 2019 Grammy-award winning Grand Ole Opry star Jeannie Seely, who generously shares her time advocating for her community and various organizations.
Each year, this honorable award recognizes a woman who has created influence and significance in the entertainment industry and has shown the advocacy of other women in her field by mentoring and supporting them in their professional success. Previous winners include Devon O’Day and Kellie Pickler.
Ms. Crook is recognized for being part of the elite list of the nation’s Most Influential Women in Radio. As a creator, producer, writer and host of an impressive array of television and radio productions, she has received numerous career citations and awards from organizations like the Country Music Association, SESAC, Gospel Music Association and the New York & Television Festival. She was inducted into the Country Radio Broadcasters Hall of Fame and received the Living Legend Award at the Grand Ole Opry in 2017 and presently holds the title of Vice President of Jim Owens Entertainment along with serving as the Executive Producer and host of the nationally syndicated Crook & Chase productions distributed in partnership with Premiere/iHeart Media. She also recently launched a new podcast, Crook & Chase: Nashville Chats on iHeart.com.
The 2022 Donelson Hermitage Chamber of Commerce Women in Business Influencing Women Awards Gala will take place at the Sonesta Nashville Airport, located at 600 Marriott Drive in Nashville, on April 28, 2022, beginning at 6:00 p.m. CDT. Ticket tiers include individual tickets, sponsorships, and bronze sponsor tables. The long-anticipated 4th Annual Influencing Women Awards will recognize women who lead the way in business, industry, enterprise, and community, along with the organizations and individuals who champion women leaders. These awards are community-nominated and voted for.
Those wishing to attend or sponsor the gala event should visit the Donelson-Hermitage Chamber of Commerce website at www.donelsonhermitagechamber.com or contact the Chamber’s office by 1 pm on Monday, April 25 at 615-883-7896. Tickets can also be reserved by contacting Terri Williams Nutter a 615-972-1232
ABOUT DONELSON-HERMITAGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The Donelson-Hermitage Chamber of Commerce – Gateway to Music City was founded in February 1977 by area business leaders with a mission to promote and grow memberships and to ensure the communities of Donelson and Hermitage remain a great place to live and work. The Chamber has a membership of more than 400 local businesses, individuals and organizations and is one of the largest and most active organizations in the Greater Nashville, Tennessee area. www.donelsonhermitagechamber.com