The Athens Area Chamber of Commerce is currently seeking nominations for the 2018 ATHENA Award.

The ATHENA Award is presented annually at the Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Meeting, and is sponsored locally by the Heyward Allen Motor Company.

The ATHENA Award honors individuals who strive toward the highest levels of personal and professional accomplishment, who excel in their chosen field, and devote time and energy to their community.

ATHENA Nominees must meet each of the following criteria:

  • Demonstrate excellence, creativity and initiative in their business or profession
  • Provide valuable service to improve the quality of life for others in their community
  • Assist women in reaching their full potential

If you would like to nominate a deserving woman in our community please contact Jo Sullivan ( for an official nomination form.


All nominees will be recognized at the ATHENA luncheon scheduled for Friday, December 8th at 11:30 AM.