TWEF’s International Leadership Awards Black-Tie Gala

Vicky Pink | 8/29/2012, 6:40 p.m.
Photography by Vicky Pink.

Photography by Vicky Pink.

On Friday, August 24, 2012, Houston Style Magazine was on hand at the Wortham Theatre as Texas Women Empowerment Foundation held its International Leadership Awards Black-Tie Gala. Under the theme  “A Night of Honors,” four individuals were honored – Executive Vice President at Booz Allen & Hamilton, Reginald Van Lee; Chief Executive Officer at Amerigroup, Aileen McCormick; CEO of Chase Source, L.P., Anthony R. Chase; and CNN’s Soledad O’Brien. International business mogul, Farouk Shami and Houston Style’s own Francis Page, Jr. under the direction of TWEF founder Deavra Daughtry, chaired the classy affair. Some in attendance were Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, Congressman Al Green, State Rep. Sylvester Turner, James Harris, Kristyn Page, Jose Grinan,  and Cary and Clarease Yates.