Two Years Running: Rockwood Custom Homes President Allison Grafton named as one of WXN’s Most Powerful Women
CALGARY – November 18th, 2014 – For the second year in a row, Allison Grafton, president of Rockwood Custom Homes has been named as one of the Women’s Executive Network’s (WXN) Top 100: Canada’s Most Powerful Women. Repeating her 2013 success, Allison was again selected as an outstanding Canadian entrepreneur and is featured in the CIBC Entrepreneurs category.
The WXN awards celebrate and highlight the professional achievements of women across the country in the private, public and not-for-profit sectors at a time when corporate Canada is undergoing pressure to promote more female leaders into board and executive office positions.
“Despite ever-changing styles and tastes, great leadership is timeless,” says WXN founder, Pamela Jeffery. “Top 100 Award Winners are a testament to the incredible range of female talent and leadership in Canada and proof that change is happening, with more women earning a place at the highest levels of Canadian organizations.”