8th Annual 105.3 WDAS Women of Excellence Luncheon

Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown

105.3 WDAS is honoring phenomenal women all over the Tri-State area and representing to you the 8th Annual WDAS Women of Excellence Luncheon presented by Xfinity!

Saturday, April 13th, 2024 @ Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown - 201 N 17th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Introducting this year's LEGEND AWARD honoree...the phenomenal, Jody Watley!

Honorees include:

Alex Holley, Co-Anchor of Good Day Philadelphia on Fox 29 Philadelphia

Paralee Knight, VP of Philanthropy & Community Impact Group for Wells Fargo

Katherine Gilmore Richardson, Philadelphia City Council Member

Kathy Sledge, Grammy nominated Singer/Songwriter, Author, and Producer from the group, Sister Sledge

Dyana Williams, CEO of Influence Entertainment and Legendary Philadelphia On-Air Personality


Taking the Women of Excellence Stage, we welcome October London, Jon B, and Kenya Vaun!

And now introducing our local Sheroes...

Victoria Best...Founder, President and Executive Director of VOUTS (Victoria's Urban Outreach Tutoring Service), providing educational services to those in need.

Bonnie Earl...Manager of Philadelphia's Great Family Gathering sponsored by the Church of Christian Compassion, which feeds over 5000 homeless people yearly with a quality Thanksgiving feast...

Lurline Jones...a Civil Rights Trailblazer who served as a Coach and mentor for 52 years in Philadelphia and helped over 300 students go to college on scholarships while being an activist in the fight against segregation and gender disparity.

Alana Lee...Founder of Non-Profit Live and Love Life Community Partners & Co-Principal of GESU School, and Independent Catholic School

Our 8th Annual Women of Excellence Luncheon is sponsored in part by Angels Are Us Home Health Agency, Rand Spear: The Accident Lawyer, TMI Business Solutions, Gift of Life, Parx Casino, Praise is the Cure, Colorectal Cancer Alliance, Platinum Productions, Saks Fifth Avenue, J Woolards Ethnic Accessories and The Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual Disabilities Services, Dolly's Boutique and 105.3 WDAS