Sodexo COO and Education Market President Lorna Donatone was named winner of the Ascendancy Award in the Entrepreneurial category by w2wlink.com , a professional online community for women, for her role in mentoring women who are aspiring leaders. The award were established in 2009 to recognize, reward and inspire women to maximize their potential in their careers.
"Encouraging women to excel reflects my personal and professional commitment," says Donatone. "I'm honored to be recognized for something that is a passion of mine." She currently serves as the vice-chair of the board of directors of the Women's Foodservice Forum, which supports w2wlink.com's mission.