Honors

January 2017 – Mountain View, California
Social network LinkedIn selects Isha Edwards for ProFinder’s Best of 2016! “As we look back at 2016, we want to recognize the standout ProFinder professionals of the year. We’re proud to say [Isha’s] part of this exclusive group and [has], therefore, earned our official Best of 2016 badge,” says a company official.

The Best of 2016 badge signals Isha’ best in class ranking on the LinkedIn platform and spotlights her profile name, photo and services she provides on ProFinder. In addition to acknowledging standout expertise, the badge links the public directly to Isha’s ProFinder profile to view her skills and expertise, recommendations people have made about her services, and more.

January 2016 – Los Angeles, California

The Recording Academy is a professional organization comprised of musicians, producers, recording engineers and other recording professionals. A certificate was issued to Isha in appreciation and recognition for supporting their mission to “improve the environment for music and the lives of all members of [music’s] creative community.” Best known for presenting and hosting the Grammy Awards, the Academy is dedicated to “improving the quality of life and cultural condition for music and its makers.” Isha has been a member of The Recording Academy since 2009.

May 9, 2012 – Chicago, Illinois

The University of Illinois Chicago’s College of Business Administration (CoBA) presented Isha with their Outstanding Mentor award for her committment to the UIC community and professional development of [CoBA] undergraduates.

November 16, 2011 – Cape Town, South Africa

Isha was presented with the League of Extraordinary Women Award by All Women Recycling PTY LTD. in Cape Town, South Africa for her work and support of the empowerment of women.

March 21, 2011 – Atlanta, Georgia
During the second annual, Women Entrepreneur Day, Isha, along with other women business owners in Georgia, was recognized by state Senator Nan Orrock and the Georgia General Assembly for valuable business contributions to the state and the national economy. The acknowledgement took place at Georgia’s State Capitol.

September 1, 2010 – Cape Town, South Africa
Isha was named U.S. Ambassador for the Entrepreneurship Incubator & Academy’s  Leadership Project in Cape Town, South Africa. In her role, Isha will train, consult, and support the efforts of local leaders to unlock their potential in a way that moves the country forward. EI’s Leadership Project is an extension of South Africa’s national Lead SA call-to-action, which entails bringing the country’s multicultural population together through citizenry, leadership, education, technological advancements, and sports.

February 23, 2010 – Chicago, Illinois
Dubbed as an “outstanding alumni whose contributions in [leadership, teaching, and service] raise the stature and standing of the college”, Isha was inducted into the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Business Administration’s 2010 Alumni Leadership Academy.

Isha’s acceptance speech, Full Circle may be viewed here or below: