• Women of Excellence Awards Honors Sharon Lewis

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

    Old Saybrook, CT - September 1, 2020

    The Old Saybrook Chamber of Commerce is proud to honor Sharon Lewis as this year’s Woman of Excellence Award winner from Old Saybrook.  The Women of Excellence Award recognizes outstanding women in our communities who have excelled both in their professional lives and as leaders and role models in the community. The virtual event is a collaboration of three area Chambers of Commerce including Old Saybrook, Clinton and The Shoreline.

    Sharon is a business coach and the owner of AdviCoach since 2015. Sharon’s goal is to leave things better than when she found them! To that end, she works tirelessly with owners of small to medium-sized businesses on custom coaching plans to define and execute on their vision. She’s an advocate for making work support lifestyle goals and helps her clients find that “sweet spot” for their business by defining and achieving their vision through Awareness, Education and Accountability.

    Sharon is a champion of businesses in the shoreline community, as evidenced by her active involvement in the Shoreline East BNI for over five years, and as a Board member of the Old Saybrook Chamber since 2017. 

    As an active member of the Shoreline BNI, the largest business networking group in the world, Sharon has held the position of President, Vice President, Education Coordinator, Membership Chair and has been selected as Member of the Year. Sharon has been a member of the Leadership Team every year and she was also President of The Shoreline East Scholarship Fund. 

    This year, Sharon was recognized by the Small Business Association as the 2020 Connecticut Home-Based Business of the year. Sharon also finds time to volunteer with the Women’s Business Development Council in New London, Connecticut Money School and the Ivoryton Village Alliance.  She has lived in Connecticut for 25 years and is active in investment and book clubs, enjoys gardening, creating fused glass art and spending time with her daughter and pets.

    The Women of Excellence Awards will be held via Zoom on October 8 at 12pm. Tickets are $20 and may be purchased at oldsaybrookchamber.com