Schneps Media, Bronx Times Honor Borough’s Power Women

Honoree Vanessa Baijnauth (c) received congratulations from Bronx Power Women in Business presenters and committee members Geri Sciortino (l), Bronx Design Group owner and Lisa Sorin, Bronx Chamber of Commerce president.
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Schneps Media and the Bronx Times Reporter sang the praises of 23 unsung community leaders at its tenth annual Bronx Power Women in Business Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, June 18 at Meastro’s Caterers.

Christina D’Angelo (c) was honored by Bronx Power Women in Business presenters and committee members Rosemary De Luca, formerly of Bronx Zoo’s Wildlife Conservation Society and Laura Guerriero.
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This year’s honorees included Karen Argenti, Bronx Council for Environmental Quality; Jane Bedell, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene; Vanessa Baijnauth, Ridgewood Savings Bank; Camille Bent, BakerHostetler LLP; Gloria Bent, North Central Bronx Hospital; Linda Berk, Riverbay Corp.; Annie Boller, 45th Precinct Community Council; Christina D’Angelo, FIAME; Taryn Duffy, Empire City Casino; Sherene Hall, 47th Precinct; A’lsha Harper, Montefiore Health System; Tracey Lombardi, Dr. Pisacano; Jenny Rivera Lozada, Aguila, Inc.; Angela Molinini, Throggs Neck Merchants Association; Barbara Naclerio, Maestro’s; Danielle Noak, Sandra Erickson Real Estate; Chaplain Sandra Pabon, International Alliance of Chaplains Law Enforcement; Marianne Reilly, Manhattan College; Ruby Rodriguez, MBD Community Housing; Stefanie Salaman, Performer’s Edge Dance Academy; Barbara Selesky, The Woodlawn Cemetery & Conservancy; Dr. Nella Shapiro, Eastchester Cancer Care/New York Cancer & Blood Specialists and Sandi Zelniker, Bronx Jewish Community Council.

Tracey Lombardi (2nd from l) was honored by (l-r) Geri Sciortino, Laura Guerriero and Vicki Schneps.
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Barbara Naclerio (r), Maestro’s co-owner, received congratulations from her husband Richard and Vicki Schneps.
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Ruby Rodriguez (2nd from l) happily accepted her award.
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Dr. Nella Shapiro (c) was honored for her service in the medical field.
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Taryn Duffy (front, c) received congratulations from her friends and 25 Bronx Influential Women alumnae.
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Sandi Zelniker (3rd from r) attended the ceremony with her family.
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Gloria Bent (l) and Camille Bent (r) were honored at the ceremony.
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Riverbay Corp.’s Linda Berk (front, c) was honored by her friends and colleagues.
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Stefanie Salaman (front, c) celebrated with her friends and colleagues.
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Barbara Selesky (front, 3rd from r) with her family.
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A’lsha Harper (front, c) was honored by her friends at the celebration.
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Vicki Schneps (l) and Barbara Naclerio (2nd from r) conducted the evening’s raffle drawing.
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Honoree Danielle Noak (c) and her family won a trip to Cancun.
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Annie Boller (2nd from l) celebrated with her family.
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(l-r) District Attorney Darcel Clark, Vicki Schneps, Laura Guerriero and Joshua Schneps.
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Chaplain Sandra Pabon (c) celebrated with her peers.
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Jenny Rivera Lozada (front, c) and her friends celebrated Lozada’s accomplishments.
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Marianne Reilly (2nd from l) proudly accepted her award.
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Jane Bedell (c) happily accepted her award.
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