AWARDEES

2017 CATCH THE WAVE TRAILBLAZER

2017 ORV~WBC TRAILBLAZER

Elaine "Cissy" Musselman, Vice Chair, Risk Management Services Company, & Founder, Women 4 Women

Elaine “Cissy” Musselman is Vice Chair of Risk Management Services Company (RMSC) of Louisville, where she organizes, structures, and administers self-insured plans and affinity programs for businesses, associations, and government entities. RMSC has been listed among the INC 500 America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies and also received the High Impact Award from Greater Louisville, Inc. Business First Fast Fifty Award. Today, RMSC is an agency of AssuredPartners Neace Lukens, the 13th largest insurance brokerage firm in the U.S. Cissy’s business associations have included over 14 organizations over a span of nearly 40 years including Delegate to the White House Conference on Small Business, Member of the National Chamber of Commerce Small Business Council, and Chair of the Louisville Area Chamber of Commerce.

Cissy is Founder of Women 4 Women, Inc., a non-profit organization whose mission is to raise money and public awareness for programs dedicated to improving the Health and Economic Wellbeing of women and girls. Other women focused civic and community activities have included: Founding Member and Board of Directors for The Committee of 200, a national association of entrepreneurial women; Director of the International Women’s Forum & Founder of Kentucky Chapter; and Director of the University of Louisville Women’s Studies Advisory Board. Cissy has also received numerous awards including: Enterprising Women Award, Business First of Louisville; Community & Non-Profits Most Admired Woman Award, Today’s Woman; Spirit of Commonwealth Award, Louisville Chapter, National Association of Women Business Owners; and Women Who Make a Difference Award, International Women’s Forum to name a few.

Join us in congratulating this year’s Catch the Wave Awardees!

Cissy will be recognized as this year's Trailblazer Award Winner during the Trailblazer Award Dinner on Tuesday, April 18th from 6 pm – 8 pm. ORV~WBC will also announce the following 2017 award winners during the Trailblazer Award Dinner including:

Corporation of the Year

Corporate Advocate of the Year

Corporate "Done Deals" Award

Volunteer of the Year

WBE Supplier of the Year

Advocate(s) of the Year for each major market

WBE Business-to-Business (B2B) Award