What it Takes

Man & Woman of the Year candidates are extraordinary individuals.

They come from diverse backgrounds and experiences. But they also have characteristics in common: They are all compassionate and relentless in their desire to find cures for blood cancers.

Past Candidate Traits:

  • Leaders
  • Competitive
  • Dynamic
  • Ambitious
  • Well connected
  • Humanitarian
  • Sociable
  • Philanthropic
  • Passionate about mission
  • Charismatic

Examples of Past Candidate Areas of Experience and Professions:

  • Healthcare
  • Insurance
  • Internet Business
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Hospitality
  • Sales
  • Physicians
  • Real Estate
  • Attorneys
  • Politics
  • Marketing
  • Consultants
  • Sporting Industries
  • Executive of a Larger Company

Participating in this campaign and winning the Woman of the Year title has been an amazing experience. With the help of communities like ours, cures are possible.

Lisa Gaeta | 2008 Southern Florida Woman of the Year

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If these lists remind you of someone (perhaps yourself?) think, "Man & Woman of the Year."


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