Jessica Dunbar, Chief of Staff of Propelus, Wins Silver Stevie® Award for Maverick of the Year

Jessica Dunbar wins the Silver Stevie Award for Maverick of the Year

Jessica Dunbar, Chief of Staff at Propelus, has been honored with the prestigious 2023 Silver Stevie® Award for Maverick of the Year in the 20th annual Stevie® Awards for Women in Business. This accolade is a testament to her exceptional contributions to Propleus. 

The Stevie®  Awards for Women in Business honor the achievements of women executives, entrepreneurs, employees, and the companies they run– worldwide. The Stevie Award has been hailed as the world’s premier business award.

Maverick of the Year, a Stevie®  Awards for Women in Business category, celebrates female professionals who have instigated positive change within their companies and industries. Dunbar’s strategic foresight in acquiring and implementing Immuware and her dedication to upholding and evolving the company’s culture and values exemplify her role as a transformative leader and a beacon of positive organizational change. 

“I am deeply honored to receive the Silver Stevie Award for Maverick of the Year. This recognition is not just a reflection of my own efforts but a testament to the incredible team at Propelus and their unwavering dedication to innovation and excellence. I am grateful for the opportunity to contribute to our organization’s success and proud to be part of a community that celebrates and empowers women leaders. Thank you to the Stevie Awards for this tremendous honor.”

– Jessica Dunbar, Chief of Staff at Propelus

2023 Stevie Winner


“As CEO of Propelus, I couldn’t be more proud of Jessica Dunbar’s remarkable achievement in winning the Silver Stevie Award for Maverick of the Year. Jessica’s leadership as Chief of Staff has been instrumental in driving Propelus’s success and shaping our organizational culture. Her innovative thinking, thoughtful urgency, and dedication have propelled us to new heights, and this recognition reaffirms her outstanding contributions to our company. Jessica embodies the values of excellence and perseverance that define Propelus, and we are incredibly fortunate to have her on our team. Congratulations, Jessica, on this well-deserved honor. Your achievement fills us with pride and inspires us all to continue striving for greatness.”

– Julie Walker, CEO at Propelus

Gold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie®  Award winners were determined by the average scores of more than 200 business professionals around the world, working on six juries. 

Maggie Miller, president of the Stevie®  Awards, said, “In its 20th year, the Stevie®  Awards for Women in Business received an outstanding body of nominations from women in organizations of all types in 26 nations. We are gratified by how meaningful it is to women to win a Stevie®  Award and how impactful it can be on the futures of their careers and their organizations.  We congratulate all of this year’s Grand, Gold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie®  Award winners for their achievements.”

Details about the Stevie®  Awards for Women in Business and the list of winners in all categories are available at

Entries for the 2024 Stevie®  Awards for Women in Business will open in May. 


About Propelus
Propelus is modernizing how professionals, their employers, regulators, and associations work better together. For over twenty years, Propelus has propelled millions of dedicated professionals on successful career journeys. Our market-leading, dynamic workforce compliance management technology, full-lifecycle continuing education management software, and unparalleled access and automation of vital primary source verified data simplify total professional management for a happier workforce, better operations, and safer communities.

Learn why Propelus is trusted by over 5 million professionals:   


About the Stevie® Awards

Stevie® Awards are conferred in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Middle East & North Africa Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 70 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide.

Learn more about the Stevie® Awards at