This award is presented in recognition for significant and ongoing contribution to the WBN, as well as to the Ottawa business community. It is awarded from time to time by the Network. Life members are:


  • Betty Shields, Nu Skin


  • Marilynn Hayman, Retired Member
  • Mary Ellen Morris, Retired Member
  • Suzanne Slattery, Retired Member


  • Gayle Young, D & A Business Management Solutions


  • Nancy-lee Glover, Glover Customs Brokers Inc.


  • Grete Hale, Chairman Emeritus, Morrison Lamothe Inc
  • Anne de Nada, Sunburst Tanning Centre
  • Jackie Bunce (deceased), Ottawa Citizen
  • Betty Gittens, R. Betty Gittens Consultants Inc.
  • Sheila Winter Wallace, A.C.T. & Inspire
  • Peggy Pratt, Freedom 55 Financial
  • Judy RichardsDavidson’s, Glebe Jewellers Ltd.