We Salute Our New York Women Around Town for 2010

Once again in 2010, we had the privilege of writing about women who have inspired us. From the year’s first woman, Linda Fairstein, to the last, Vicki Abelson (on our front page today), our Woman Around Town profiles have focused on women of all ages, backgrounds, and professions. Here, we bring together a year’s worth of our Women Around Town. (Make sure you click through all three pages to access all the photos).

While some of these women are famous, others are not household names, but well known to many in their communities. Each woman is an inspiration! If you missed any of their stories, you can still read about them on the site. Want to learn more about a specific Woman Around Town? Type in her name in the search box at the top of our opening page. And if you know of a woman we should be writing about in 2011, please let us know. You can e-mail us at mailto:WATexplorer@gmail.com.

Thanks and congratulations to all our 2010 Women Around Town!

About Debra Toppeta (27 Articles)
Debra Toppeta is the Publisher of Woman Around Town. After graduating from Cornell University, Debra began her career in financial services where she ultimately became the lead technical and motivational speechwriter for the members of the Executive Suite, including the CEO and several board members. Debra left financial services to attend Brooklyn Law School, graduating magna cum laude, and immediately joined a large white-shoe law firm in Manhattan where she spent eight long years working in mergers and acquisitions. Committed to public service, Debra has served on the board of a special education institution in Manhattan and, with her husband, has created several foundations to help underprivileged teens afford college. She serves on the Board of Trustees of the American Classical Orchestra, a period instrument orchestra in NYC that makes its home in Alice Tully Hall in Lincoln Center, and was just elected to her second term on the Board of Governors of the New York Press Club. While she enjoys writing, Debra is happy to leave that to the experts and prefers to work behind the scenes of Woman Around Town getting the word out about the website, supporting all of the talented writers and keeping things legal.

1 Comment on We Salute Our New York Women Around Town for 2010

  1. really an inspiration to read their stories!!!!

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