The Colorado Springs Business Journal has named its 2012 Women of Influence.

Coming from backgrounds in community service, accounting, education and banking, the women represent the best in business acumen, mentoring and volunteering in the community.

They are: Suzi Bach of Ramsgate Enterprises, Christina Baker of Mortgage Solutions of Colorado, Shawnee Huckstep of TechWise, Judy Kaltenbacher of Stockman, Kast, Ryan, Lisa Lyden, community leader Carolyn Kruse, Martha Marzolf of ERA Shields and the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, Jerri Marr of the U.S. Forest Service, Amanda Mountain of Rocky Mountain PBS, Carrie Perkins of Veda Salon, Robin Roberts of Pikes Peak National Bank and Jill Tiefenthaler of Colorado College.

Pam Shockley-Zalabak, chancellor of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, will be the keynote speaker at the Sept. 20 luncheon at Cheyenne Mountain Resort.

Click here to register for the Sept. 20 event honoring these outstanding women.