Step Up Women’s Network to Honor Christina Hendricks at 2011 Inspiration Awards

Step Up Women’s Network will honor Emmy-nominated actress Christina Hendricks, critically-acclaimed director and writer Catherine Hardwicke, and corporate honoree Dermalogica at its eighth annual Inspiration Awards event at the Beverly Hilton on June 10. The fundraising luncheon celebrates professional and philanthropic accomplishment, honoring influencers, executives and Step Up members and teens alike.

“We’re excited to recognize Christina, Catherine, and our longtime partner Dermalogica, whose professional and philanthropic achievements have noticeably connected and advanced women and girls,” Step Up CEO Jenni Luke said. “The Inspiration Awards showcases our critical work of bridging communities of professional women and underserved teen girls for mentorship. Step Up mentorship enables everyone to see the full potential in each other, and this event truly invigorates the mentor relationships.”

Actress/writer/producer Nikki Reed and Step Up Women’s Network Founder Kaye Popofsky Kramer will serve as Inspiration Award presenters.