MOTHER’S DAY COMMITTEE HONORS L&T’S JANE ELFERS
NEW YORK — Jane Elfers, chairman and chief executive of Lord & Taylor, will be honored with the National Mother’s Day Committee “Outstanding Mother Award” on April 25 at a luncheon at the Marriott Marquis Hotel.
Other honorees are Kathy Ireland, model and author; entertainer Marie Osmond; Val Ackerman, president, WNBA; Soledad O’Brien, news anchor for “Weekend Today,” and Teresa Earnhardt, president and ceo, Dale Earnhardt Inc. Also Nancy Shea, a 9/11 widow, will receive the “American Spirit” Award.
The event is chaired by Karen Murray, president, Claiborne Brands and Eric Salus, executive vice president, general merchandise manager, Macy’s East. The event will be hosted by Bill Boggs, with Jane Hanson of WNBC News Channel 4 serving as mistress of ceremony. She was honored with the 1995 Outstanding Mother award.