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New York Institute of Credit Women Achievement Awards

New York Institute of Credit Women Achievement Awards

January 31, 2024

The New York Institute of Credit Women's Division Committee Congratulates the Honorees of the 17th Annual Women in Achievement Awards

Honorable Jil Mazer-Marino, United States Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of New York, will be presented with the Seventeenth Annual Honorable Cecelia H. Goetz Award.



The Honorable Cecelia H. Goetz Award
The Honorable Cecelia H. Goetz, United States Bankruptcy Judge, E.D.N.Y. (1917-2004) was the first woman bankruptcy judge appointed in the Eastern District of New York. Judge Cecelia H. Goetz led a life that reflected a story of “firsts” and, in so doing, laid a foundation that enabled others to follow in her footsteps. 

Award will be presented to Judge Mazer-Marino by the Chief Judge Alan Trust, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, EDNY

Valerie Mason, Member of the firm and Co-Chair of the Lender Finance Group, Otterbourg P.C., will be presented with the Seventeenth Annual Executive of the Year Award. Learn more about Valerie here.

Executive of the Year Award
The NYIC Women’s Division Executive of the Year Award recognizes excellence and entrepreneurial spirit.  The award is presented to those individuals who have achieved noteworthy success in business and who have assisted other women in achieving their goals.  By acknowledging excellence in business, leadership, and a commitment to fostering the growth and success of other women in business, the NYIC Women’s Division hopes to inspire women to succeed and to help other women achieve success in business and in life.

Award presented to Valerie by Joye Lynn, Wells Fargo Capital Finance.

Denise Albanese, Client Relations, Cost Reduction Solutions, will be presented with the Ninth Annual Renaissance Award. Learn more about Denise here



Renaissance Award
The NYIC Women’s Division Renaissance Award recognizes discovery and exploration in the ever-changing business world.  The award is presented to those individuals who have served as trailblazers in the business community by dedication to continued learning, community service, mentorship and developing new business and leadership opportunities for others.

Award presented to Denise by Marline Alexander, BHI.

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