MIAMI, March 11, 2014 — Florida Lieutenant Governor Carlos Lopez-Cantera, Port Miami Director Bill Johnson and hundreds of other Miami-area executives and professionals attended the 2014 International Women’s Day event honoring “extraordinary women who have made significant contributions to their community” sponsored by the World Trade Center Miami.
Attorney Jennifer Diaz, Chair of Becker & Poliakoff’s Customs & International Trade Practice Group, was one of this year’s four honorees. She was recognized for her extraordinary contributions to international business and trade.
“We were delighted to honor Jennifer Diaz for her outstanding performance in generating increased business for Florida,” commented Charlotte Gallogly, President, World Trade Center Miami.
“Jennifer is a leader in our community and exceptional role model. We are very proud to honor Jennifer for her many contributions in advancing international business in Greater Miami. This award is especially significant on International Women’s Day because of her recognizable efforts in mentoring and promoting women in international trade,” added Ana M. Guevara, Chairman 11th annual International Women’s Day Awards luncheon
Board Certified in International Law by the Florida Bar, Ms. Diaz is the former President of the South Florida Chapter of the Organization for Women in International Trade (OWIT). She was previously honored as the OWIT International Member of the Year.
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