We Inspire Greek-American Professional Women

Elevate your career to new heights with HPW’s robust network, effective mentorship programs, and enriching career development opportunities.


Empowering Greek-American Professional Women

Hellenic Professional Women Inc. (HPW) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to inspiring and supporting the advancement of Greek-American women at all professional levels.

Founded in 2007 by Maria Frantzis to provide career development and mentorship, HPW’s mission is to foster empowerment through relationship-building and programs for professional growth. HPW is committed to establishing a strong and vibrant community of Greek-American professional women.


Experience the Benefits of Joining Hellenic Professional Women

As a member of Hellenic Professional Women, you’ll receive numerous exclusive benefits:

Exclusive Access

Connect with our members-only LinkedIn group for exclusive content and discussions.

Special Invitations

Receive invitations to special members-only events.

Networking Opportunities

Build relationships with other HPW members.

Professional Development

Participate in ongoing seminars and workshops for career advancement.

Event Discounts

Enjoy discounted or free admission to all HPW events.

Mentorship Program

Gain the opportunity to participate in our mentorship program.

Unleashing the potential of our members by fostering innovation and growth.


Upcoming Events

HPW provides ongoing opportunities for members to meet and connect through networking, educational and social events throughout the year.

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HPW Book Club is back in May with “Where The Wandering Ends” by Yvette Manessis Corporon Purchase book here to get started. REGISTER FOR BOOKCLUB MEET UP

HPW Mentorship Program

Foster Growth and Development with HPW

Join the HPW Mentorship Program, where we connect our members across various industries and professional levels. This platform facilitates career development and personal growth through the sharing of experiences, insights, and knowledge.


Profiles & Wellness Wednesdays

Theodora “Doretta” Mistras is the Chief Financial Officer of Viatris. …..

Zenovia Toloudi, D.Des., is an architect, artist and Associate Professor …..

DR. MATINA THOMAIDOUVP, Head of Data Science at Dataseat (Verve …..

HPW’s Inspiring Women series profiles remarkable Greek-American professional women whose …..

Scholarship initiative

Woman Rising Scholarship Award

Up to three (3) scholarship awards in amounts ranging from $1,000-$3,000 will be awarded for HPW members or children/relatives of members who are pursuing undergraduate or graduate studies for the 2024-2025 academic year.


Inspiring Greek-American Women in their Careers

The Greek Power Girl Series from Hellenic Professional Women was created with the purpose of inspiring Greek women in their careers. Through interviews with influential, successful Greek women, we hope you gain insight into their career paths and learn from their valuable advice.