ABC 11 Eyewitness News’ Angela Hampton to Emcee Women of Western Wake Luncheon

Oct. 15 Event Will Honor Local Women Professionals.

Raleigh, NC, October 09, 2010 --( ABC 11 Eyewitness News ( has announced that community affairs specialist Angela Hampton will serve as Master of Ceremonies for the 2010 Women of Western Wake luncheon, hosted by Cary Magazine and sponsored by Crescent State Bank. The event will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 15 at the Umstead Hotel and Spa located at 100 Woodland Pond Drive in Cary. The luncheon will honor local professionals who are being recognized for their community involvement, professional accomplishments and overall leadership qualities.

“The Women of Western Wake event is a great opportunity to recognize women in the area who are actively involved in their communities,” said John Idler, president and general manager of ABC 11 Eyewitness News. “This event is an excellent way for professional women to network and be recognized by their peers for their accomplishments.”

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- In addition to the luncheon, the event will provide an opportunity to network with area professionals and will recognize past Women of Western Wake honorees and feature a panel discussion with the 2010 honorees.

- In addition to her work as a community affairs specialist for ABC 11 Eyewitness News, Hampton hosts Heart of Carolina Perspectives, a program dedicated to featuring community organizations that are making a difference.

- For more information regarding the 2010 Women of Western Wake luncheon, visit

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