The Women Presidents’ Organization Welcomes Annette Walter as Newest Member of Prestigious Women’s Business Organization

The Women Presidents’ Organization Welcomes Local Business Owner Annette Walter as Newest Member
The Women Presidents’ Organization Welcomes Local Business Owner Annette Walter as Newest Member

New York, NY (Feb. 10, 2014) –The Women Presidents’ Organization (WPO), a peer advisory group for million dollar plus women-led companies, is proud to announce Annette Walter, President and Owner of Timber Industries as the newest member of the Baltimore Chapter of the WPO.

“I am very pleased to welcome Annette to the WPO,” said Marsha Firestone, Ph.D., President and Founder of the WPO “As a peer advisory organization for women business leaders of multi-million dollar companies, WPO membership is highly selective.  Annette’s membership in the WPO is a testament to her incredible success in business.”

Timber Industries, a 75-year-old pallet distribution company that provides hardwood, softwood, plastic, and press wood pallets, skids and crates, as well as custom-designed products to the manufacturing and goods industry. In her role, Annette oversees day-to-day operations, including directing new business development activities, product refinement and improvement, customer relations, logistics and transportation, marketing and sales, and the accounting functions. 

With a focus on customer service and customer relations, Annette strategically integrates and executes present-day marketing and communications methods to connect with and help support individual accounts.

“I am a true believer in the power of peer-learning groups to accelerate my personal and professional growth,” said Walter. “Becoming a member of WPO is an important and exciting part of my career. I am eager to connect with and learn from the other women entrepreneurs in my chapter and beyond.”

“We could not be more excited to have Annette join the Baltimore Chapter of the WPO,” said Betty Hines, Chapter Chair. “Through confidential and collaborative peer learning groups, WPO members learn new strategies for taking their businesses to the next level.”

Requirements for membership to the WPO include annual revenue of at least $2 million ($1 million for service-based companies) and an ownership interest in the company. For more information about membership to the WPO, contact Bari Ray, Membership Coordinator, at bari@womenpresidentsorg.com or 212-688-4114.

About the WPO:

The WPO is the premier peer advisory organization connecting women who own multi-million dollar companies.  In monthly meetings across five continents, chapters of 20 women presidents from diverse industries invest time and energy in themselves and their businesses to drive their corporations to the next level. Local WPO chapters are coordinated by a professional facilitator and meet monthly to share business expertise and experience in a confidential setting. For more information, call 212-688-4114 or visit www.womenpresidentsorg.com.



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