Celebrating its eighth year, the annual She Rocks Awards honors women who display unique talent and leadership within the music industry Nominate a woman in music at http://www.thewimn.com/nominations

The Women’s International Music Network (the WiMN) announces that nominations are now open for its eighth annual She Rocks Awards ceremony honoring women in the music industry, which will return to the House of Blues Anaheim on January 17, 2020 during the NAMM Show.

The She Rocks Awards honors trailblazing women from all areas of the industry– from educators, to label execs, manufacturers, non-profits, media, performers, engineers, and more. Past honorees include Melissa Etheridge, Nita Strauss, Pat Benatar, The Bangles, The B-52s, Colbie Caillat, Sheila E., Chaka Khan, Ronnie Spector, Lita Ford, Esperanza Spalding, Shirley Manson and many others. A complete list of previous honorees is here.

Orianthi, Mindi Abair and Judith Hill in a tribute to Janis Joplin at the 2019 She Rocks Awards. PHOTO CREDIT: Andie Mills

“Our core mission is to support, promote, and unite women in the music industry, and we invite everyone to join us by nominating an exemplary woman and sharing her story, so that we can inspire other women,” notes Laura B. Whitmore, founder of the Women’s International Music Network.

All are encouraged to nominate women who stand out in the music industry. The deadline to submit nominations is September 1, 2019. Nominations can be submitted at www.thewimn.com/nominations.

Each year, the sold out She Rocks Awards attracts music icons, artists, industry professionals, fans and media for a one-of-a-kind event that shines the spotlight on women who stand out in the industry, and offers a high energy evening of performances, networking opportunities, giveaways, a silent auction and more.

To learn more about the She Rocks Awards, visit sherocksawards.com

About The Women’s International Music Network (WiMN)

Founded in 2012, the Women’s International Music Network unites women who work within all facets of the music and audio industries. With theWiMN.com as its hub, the WiMN provides a community for women within the industry while enriching their careers and musical experiences through networking and sharing. Founded by music industry veteran Laura B. Whitmore, the Women’s International Music Network produces and hosts events such as, the WiMN She Rocks Showcase series, the She Rocks Awards, and a variety of workshops and panels throughout the year. For more information, visit www.TheWiMN.co