BOSTON - NOVEMBER 27, 2023 - Jamie Mittelman, founder and CEO of Flame Bearers, has been voted as the Gold winner of the Women Helping Women category at the prestigious 20th annual Stevie Awards®. The awards are designed to highlight the work of women in all types of businesses and industries, from startups to established enterprises. They cover various categories, including entrepreneurship, executive leadership, innovation, mentoring, corporate social responsibility, and more. Past Stevie Award winners including Acer Inc., Apple, BASF, BT, Ford Motor Company, ING, Procter & Gamble, Roche Group, and Samsung, among many others.
The Stevie Awards® for Women in Business honor women executives, entrepreneurs, employees, and the companies they run worldwide. The Stevie Awards have been hailed as the world's premier business awards. In winning this award, Jamie Mittelman has demonstrated exceptional leadership skills, business acumen, and a commitment to promoting women in business. More than 1,000 professionals worldwide participate in Stevie® Awards judging each year. Typically each committee has 10-20 members. Feedback from judges included,
“INCREDIBLE I got goosebumps watching the videos. I am always humbled and awed by what women who are determined to make a difference can achieve.”
“What makes Jamie's achievements particularly noteworthy is her dedication to quality storytelling. She goes beyond mere coverage of sports events and scores, focusing on the personal stories, struggles, and triumphs of these athletes. By doing so, she creates emotional connections between her audience and the athletes, making her work relatable to a broad audience and fostering a deeper appreciation for women's sports.”
“Jamie Mittelman's achievements with Flame Bearers are both unique and significant. She has created a groundbreaking storytelling platform that focuses on the stories of diverse, resilient women Olympians and Paralympians from around the world. Congratulations!”
About Flame Bearers
Flame Bearers, under Mittelman's guidance, is an organization dedicated to championing the voices and stories of unsung women athletes. Mittelman tells stories via video, podcast, and live events.
"I'm incredibly honored to have been recognized at this year's Stevie Awards®. This award is a reflection of the relentless commitment we have towards uplifting women’s voices.”
About Stevie Awards for Women in Business
The Stevie Awards for Women in Business is an international awards program that recognizes the achievements of women executives, entrepreneurs, and the organizations they lead. It's a platform that celebrates the outstanding contributions of women in the business world.