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Kelly Bennett, President and COO of Kelly Direct Inc., has been honored with the distinction as a “Top 50 Woman in Business” by the Pacific Coast Business Times.  The announcement, made by Henry Dubroff, Publisher and Editor of the highly regarded publication, recognizes top female executives in three Southern California markets.

“During the eight years that we have been publishing Top 50 Women in Business, we’ve seen a sea change in the way women are viewed in the executive suite, “ says Dubroff.   “A number of our [honorees] are executives who have had unique successes during the past year that make them a natural for our 2014 edition,” he continued.

The publication serves business interests in Santa Barbara, Ventura and San Luis Obispo counties.  The combined population of these counties is 1.5 million and is home to several Fortune 500 firms including Amgen, CKE Restaurants, Dole Food and Patagonia.

Bennett is among seven award recipients in the Consumer Services Division.  Other honorees in this division include Kathleen Cochran, General Manager, Bacara Resort & Spa and Margaret Serjak, President, Verizon California.

An awards ceremony is scheduled for Thursday, April 17 at the Bacara Resort in Santa Barbara from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm.  Tickets may be obtained at

Kelly Direct distributes millions of consumer products and promotional items to consumers and retailers worldwide.  The firm offers over 6 million square feet of warehouse space in Southern California with a focus on merchandise arriving in the Ports of Los Angeles.   Other facilities are available throughout the domestic US, Canada and 15 European countries.  Bennett has over 25 years experience in the fulfillment industry and the firm’s client base is an impressive list of America’s leading consumer products companies, advertising agencies and non-profits.   The firm is WBENC certified meeting supplier diversity requirements.