2018 WAF Advocate of the Year

The WAF is pleased to honor Natasha Labi with the Women's Advisory Forum Advocate of the Year Award. The award recognizes the efforts made by individuals who contribute towards increasing the representation of women in our industry and in leadership roles at SP+. As the first recipient of the Advocate of the Year Award, [...]

By | 2018-04-19T17:21:03+00:00 April 19, 2018|News and Events|Comments Off on 2018 WAF Advocate of the Year

SP+ Boston Team on Building Strengths-Based Leadership

The SP+ team in Boston attended a WAF-sponsored workshop on strengths-based leadership. The workshop helped individuals explore what strength-based leadership meant to them personally and professionally, and allowed organizations to discover new ways in creating more productive, engaging, and positive environments for their employees. "Our diverse team of women learned how our strengths impact [...]

By | 2018-04-13T20:03:24+00:00 April 13, 2018|News and Events|Comments Off on SP+ Boston Team on Building Strengths-Based Leadership

SP+ Wins 2018 Organization of the Year Award by Women in Parking (WIP)

SP+ was recognized as the 2018 Organization of the Year by Women in Parking (WIP). Marc Baumann (CEO) and Nicole Hankins (Chair of the SP+ Women's Advisory Forum) accepted the award on behalf of the Company. "The winning organization had to show how it supported the mission and values of WIP in their everyday [...]

By | 2018-04-02T20:22:54+00:00 April 2, 2018|News and Events|Comments Off on SP+ Wins 2018 Organization of the Year Award by Women in Parking (WIP)

WAF Sponsors Employees to Attend Skill-Building Workshop

The WAF recently sponsored several SP+ employees from Phoenix, Arizona to attend a skill-building workshop, "Making Presentations Pop!" hosted by Lisa Kelly Zuba, MS, Chief Inspiration Officer of Zuba Academy. Ms. Zina shared with the group her time-tested presentation-preparation system to make presentations more memorable. Some key points that Ms. Zuba covered include how to [...]

By | 2018-02-27T21:19:36+00:00 February 27, 2018|News and Events|Comments Off on WAF Sponsors Employees to Attend Skill-Building Workshop

WAF Sponsors SP+ Team to Attend Hawaii Women in Lodging & Tourism Event

The WAF recently sponsored Jon Tavares, Regional Manager of the SP+ Hawaii division, and a group of women leaders from his office to attend the Hawaii Women in Lodging & Tourism Food Mixer and Food Drive. "We were well represented and our team had a nice time," commented Jon about the event. [...]

By | 2017-11-10T16:26:07+00:00 November 10, 2017|News and Events|Comments Off on WAF Sponsors SP+ Team to Attend Hawaii Women in Lodging & Tourism Event

Alicia Pouliot-Cote at the 2017 IPI Leadership Summit

The Women's Advisory Forum recently sponsored Alicia Pouliot-Cote, Regional Manager at SP+, to attend the IPI Leadership Summit in Atlantic Beach, Florida. The two-day summit offered an engaging, retreat style learning experience featuring keynote speakers and industry executives, many of whom are women. According to Alicia, she found the experience to be enlightening, and [...]

By | 2017-11-10T15:56:54+00:00 November 1, 2017|Employees Spotlight|Comments Off on Alicia Pouliot-Cote at the 2017 IPI Leadership Summit

Mentor/Mentee Duo Attend Ellevate Summit

The SP+ Women's Advisory Forum (WAF) sponsored Nicole Hankins (VP/RMIII, Seattle/ Portland/ Western Canada) and Alison McCarthy (FM, Special Events in Cincinnati), mentor and mentee, respectively, to attend the Ellevate Summit in New York City. The event hosted 30 speakers who covered topics focused around empowerment, innovation and creating change.Nicole & Alison"I was inspired by [...]

By | 2017-07-06T14:29:26+00:00 July 6, 2017|Employees Spotlight|Comments Off on Mentor/Mentee Duo Attend Ellevate Summit

May 2017 Sponsored Event – Charlotte, NC

The SP+ Women's Advisory Forum recently sponsored a group to attend an event hosted by The Ellevate Network in North Carolina, How the Most Remarkable Leaders Think: An Introduction to Mindfulness at Work. The event focused on encouraging participants to lead themselves and others by understating the cause-and-effect relationship between what one thinks and [...]

By | 2017-06-23T20:44:12+00:00 May 31, 2017|News and Events|Comments Off on May 2017 Sponsored Event – Charlotte, NC

SP+ Employees Attend the Own It Launch in New York

The SP+ Women’s Advisory Forum (WAF) invited some of our employees to attend the book launch of Own It by Sallie Krawcheck. The book shares Sallie’s view on how it is the perfect time for women to embrace their talents and skills in the workforce. The special event celebrated the book’s debut and featured [...]

By | 2017-06-23T20:35:52+00:00 February 19, 2017|News and Events|Comments Off on SP+ Employees Attend the Own It Launch in New York

November 2016 Sponsored Event – S.H.E. Summit

The SP+ Women’s Advisory Forum (WAF) often sponsors networking events and conferences for employees to learn about gender diversity in the workplace. Last week, the team from our Seattle offices was invited to attend “Breaking Barriers in Male-Dominated Fields,” a virtual conference hosted by the S.H.E Summit. From the conference, many of our employees [...]

By | 2017-06-23T20:52:55+00:00 November 3, 2016|News and Events|Comments Off on November 2016 Sponsored Event – S.H.E. Summit