Throckmorton Named Finalist for 2008 Enterprising Women of the Year Award

Cincinnati, OH – March 10, 2008 – Monica Smiley, publisher and CEO of Enterprising Women Magazine has announced that Robin Throckmorton of Strategic HR Inc. is a 2008 Enterprising Women of the Year Award Finalist.

Robin Throckmorton, MA, SPHR, is the founder and senior consultant with Strategic HR, Inc., a human resources management consulting firm located in Cincinnati, OH, and co-founder of, an online consulting firm. She has been a consultant for more than 10 years with healthcare, manufacturing, service, and non-profit organizations creating solutions to help them recruit and retain the best and the brightest employees. Robin is the co-author of Bridging the Generation Gap (January 2007). She is a frequent speaker for professional associations and conferences on the topics of generational differences, retention, recruitment strategies, and labor trends.

The Enterprising Women of the Year Award honors the country’s finest women entrepreneurs and their remarkable success. The award also recognizes honorees as leaders who have mentored and given back to other women in business, and have had a profound impact on their communities. Award recipients were honored at a gala dinner on Feb. 29 at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa in Lake Buena Vista, FL as part of a three-day celebration held in their honor.

“Our award honorees are accomplished entrepreneurs who have earned the respect and admiration of their communities,” Smiley said. “This award is a testament to each woman’s remarkable accomplishments and we are proud to honor their business success.”

About Enterprising Women Magazine:
Enterprising Women, headquartered in Cary, NC, is the nation’s only women-owned magazine published exclusively for women business owners that chronicles the growing political, economic and social influence, and power of entrepreneurial women. The magazine provides a friendly meeting place, a public forum, and a national stage for the critical issues confronting women’s businesses and daily lives from the unique perspectives and experiences of entrepreneurial women.