Our History

WOMEN Unlimited, Inc. History At A Glance

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WOMEN Unlimited, Inc. launched the first LEAD program in April 1994, in New York City with 18 participants from 13 leading organizations. Program offerings expanded with the addition of the FEW program launching in New York in May of 1999 followed by the first TEAM program in Chicago later that year. Currently TEAM and LEAD programs are offered in 11 major US cities for leading Fortune 1000 organizations.

Two books have been published, Changing the Corporate Landscape: A Woman's Guide to Cultivating Leadership Excellence and Women Are Changing the Corporate Landscape: Rules for Cultivating Leadership Excellence.

In addition to offering an Alumnae Network, Alumnae conferences were held for the 5 and 10 year anniversaries, in 2006 and the 15 year anniversary in 2009. At the 2009 Unlimited Vision Conference, Rosina L. Racioppi officially became Chief Executive Officer of WOMEN Unlimited, Inc.

WOMEN Unlimited, Inc. has been featured in the following well known media outlets: Bloomberg News, CNN, CNBC, the Chicago Tribune, Wall Street Journal Report, Business Week, Fast Company, Working Women and CIO Magazines. Lifetime Television, and The Committee for 200.

Girls Inc. and The Y.W.C.A. have honored WOMEN Unlimited, Inc.'s role in developing high-potential women leaders.