2021 Globy Awards

Noon – 2 p.m.

The Westin Philadelphia
99 S. 17th Street

Celebrate the special accomplishments of the 2021 Globy Awardees!

The Globy Awards is the leading distinguished occasion where outstanding individual accomplishments
with international implications are recognize in six categories.


For the safety of our guests, we will require all attendees of the event to show proof of full vaccination
upon check-in on December 13th. This can be presented in the form of a vaccination card or photo of a card
on a smart phone. Please be prepared to show proof of vaccination on site. We also encourage everyone
to wear a mask when not eating or drinking.



Enter to win a pair of Air Canada Economy Class round trip tickets good for any Air Canada destinations! Tickets may be purchased at the event

Valid for travel on Air Canada, Air Canada Express, and Air Canada rouge flights only. Subject to availability, at time of booking which is to be completed by December 18, 2022, and all travel to be completed by December 31, 2022. Travel is not permitted during standard blackout periods. Must be present to win. Winner is responsible for all federal, state and local taxes.Winner must be present to win.




In the spirit of the holiday season,
GPA will be doing a food drive for the benefit of Philabundance (click to learn more)





Educational Leadership

John Fry on behalf of Drexel University

After becoming Drexel University’s 14th president in 2010, President Fry has transformed Drexel into a comprehensive private research university with a strong public purpose.
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Heritage and Preservation Leadership
Jillian Patricia Pirtle, CEO of the National Marian Anderson Museum & Historical Society
As the youngest owner of a National Historical Site in the United States and keeper of the treasured legacy of our great Marian Anderson, Jillian’s awesome responsibility includes the leadership of the non-profit organization and the creation and direction of programming for both the museum and the Scholar Artists Empowerment Programs. Read More





Community Leadership
Loree Jones, CEO of Philabundance

As CEO of Philabundance, Loree is dedicated to public service and oversees this hunger relief agency that serves nine counties in southeastern PA and southern NJ. Read More





Corporate Leadership
Dr. Stephen Tang, President and CEO of Orasure

As president and CEO, OraSure is empowering the global community to improve health and wellness by providing access to accurate essential information, including point-of-care diagnostic tests for HIV, HCV, Ebola, drugs of abuse, and COVID-19. Read More





Sustainable Development
Randy Hayman, Commissioner, Philadelphia Water Department

As commissioner and CEO of the Water Department, Commissioner Hayman is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the 3,200 miles of water mains, 3,700 miles of sewers, 79,000 inlets, 25,000 fire hydrants and various pumping stations throughout the city. Read More






Lifetime Achievement
Leslie Anne Miller, Attorney and Community Leader

Miller is known as an accomplished attorney who, over the course of a remarkable career, has consistently demonstrated her deeply held commitment to civic involvement. Read More







 Tickets to this event are sold out. Please consider making a donation.


Text Globy2021 to 41444 to donate



Awards Ceremony Emcees

                             Sheila Hess             
Philadelphia City Representation

 Jonathan D. Lovitz
Philadelphia Policy & Business Advocate


Globy Awards Selection Committee

Kosh Daphtary, Chemtech

Osagie Imasogie, Pheonix IP Ventures

Amid Ismail, Temple University 

Rob McNeill, Deloitte

Dianne Semingson, DLS International

John Smith, Global Philadelphia Association

Bill Sasso, Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young

Blane Stoddard, BFW Group

Zabeth Teelucksingh, Global Philadelphia Association

Omar Woodard, Results for America

Harold Yaffe, Global Philadelphia Association


Gold Sponsors


Silver Sponsors


Table Sponsors


Interested in becoming a Sponsor?  

 For information regarding sponsorship or how to become a Presenting Level Sponsor, please contact:

Zabeth Teelucksingh | [email protected] | 561-843-1050  OR
Kathy Spencer | [email protected] | 610-999-6293