Liz Brunner, CEO/founder of Boston-based Brunner Communications, will be inducted into the Academy of Women Achievers at a luncheon at the Boston Park Plaza hotel on June 26.

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Sponsored by YW Boston, a group that provides educational and empowerment programs to more that 3,000 people in Boston,  AWA recognizes Boston’s “brightest, boldest, bravest and most influential women.”

A former newscaster at Boston’s WCVB, Brunner launched Brunner Communications in 2013. The  firm offers services such as women’s leadership training, media training and executive coaching to clients including Fidelity Investments, Gillette, NASDAQ and YWCA Boston.

The luncheon will also honor Sandra Fenwick, CEO of Boston Children’s Hospital;  Beverly Edgehill, VP-organization development for TJX Cos.; Rebecca Lee, lawyer at Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo; and Valerie Mosley, CEO at Valmo Ventures.

Tickets for the event are $175; to register, go to