SOURCE: Sasser Family Holdings

Sasser Family Holdings

November 19, 2013 11:00 ET

Kelly Brannon Pronek of Sasser Family Holdings, Inc. Receives Influential Women in Business Award

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - Nov 19, 2013) - Kelly Brannon Pronek, Director of Corporate Communications & Marketing at Sasser Family Holdings, Inc. in Schaumburg, IL, was honored with the "Influential Women in Business Award" by the Daily Herald Business Ledger at their 16th annual awards ceremony.

"It is a great honor to be recognized with this award by such a reputable resource in our community. Knowing that this nomination came from the brilliant people that I work with every day makes it all the more awe inspiring. I am humbled by it," said Pronek.

The awards are presented in partnership with the National Association of Women Business Owners -- Chicago Area Chapter and the Women's Innovation Network (WIN). They honor outstanding women executives who excel in business, civic and personal arenas. The honorees' business must be located or have a major presence in the Daily Herald Business Ledger's primary editorial coverage area that includes DuPage County, suburban Cook County, Kane County, Lake County, or Will County.

Pronek was nominated for her professional achievements within SFH, where she is responsible for developing and maintaining the outward image and internal atmosphere for the group of SFH business units. She has been a lead in working to develop programs that focus on preserving the culture of their growing and geographically segregated business. These programs include employee support and recognition, global intranet platform, and charitable giving programs.

About Sasser Family Holdings, Inc.
Sasser Family Holdings, Inc. is a 4th generation, family-held transportation asset services and management company currently celebrating its 85th year in business. Subsidiary business units include Chicago Freight Car Leasing Co., Union Leasing Inc., CF Rail Services LLC, CF Asia Pacific Group PTY Ltd., and NxGen Rail Services LLC. The subsidiary units are leaders in providing commercial and industrial-focused rail and vehicle transportation equipment solutions including asset leasing, fleet administration management, asset repair and maintenance, and innovative technology services throughout North America, Australia, and Europe.

About the Daily Herald Business Ledger
The Daily Herald Business Ledger is the leading provider of business news and information to suburban Chicago with a readership of 27,000. The company disseminates information through their bi-weekly newspaper, special publications, internet site and daily e-mail newsletter. The Business Ledger also hosts seminars, conferences and awards programs and is a sister publication to the Daily Herald, which is part of the Paddock Publications family.

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