Homesteaders Board Member Katie Roth Named Business Woman of the Year
Aug 14, 2015 8:42:00 AM | 0 Comments | | posted by Homesteaders Life Company
West Des Moines, Iowa - Homesteaders
Homesteaders Board Member Katie Roth
Board Member Katie Roth has been selected as the Des Moines Business Record's 2015 CAPTRUST Woman Business Owner of the Year.
"I was honored and very humbled to have received this award," Roth
"Throughout my career I have been blessed to have many incredibly qualified mentors, bosses, co-workers, friends, coaches and business acquaintances who picked me up when I stumbled, gave me great advice, held my hand when I needed it and taught me everything I know today while graciously ignoring my many shortcomings.
I am indebted to these people, my family and my staff."
The annual award is given to a business owner who has an exemplary personal and professional reputation, a history of mentoring other businesswomen, strong connections to the Des Moines business community and significant professional achievement and success.
Roth is a certified Senior Professional in Human Resources and owner of Portico Staffing, an employment agency which specializes in matching great employees with great companies.
Prior to starting the company in 2005, Roth worked as Vice President and Partner at Merit Resources, Inc.
She has served on the Homesteaders Board of Directors for over 12 years.
"Katie contributes invaluable insight as a member of our Board of Directors," observed Homesteaders Chairman, President and CEO Steve Lang.
was honored at the Des Moines Business Record's annual Women of Influence awards reception, held last night at the Des Moines Marriott.