Custom awards designed by Bennett Awards were presented to an incredible cast of recipients at the 2009 Women in Hollywood Awards gala held on October 19, 2009 at the Four Seasons Beverly Hills Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. The Women in Hollywood Awards recognize women for their significant achievements in, and contributions to, the film industry.
The 2009 recipients of these unique awards included Julie Andrews, Renee Zellweger, Katie Holmes, Julianne Moore, Emily Blunt, Robin Penn Wright, and Zoe Saldana. Bennett Awards artist Tom Bennett designed custom awards for this special awards event that feature a graceful, impressionistic figure intertwined with a ribbon.
This gala tribute was the 16th annual Women in Hollywood event. Bennett custom awards were also used for the 2007 & 2008 Women in Hollywood Awards. Past recipients of these unique awards include Lauren Bacall, Halle Berry, Scarlett Johansson, Nicole Kidman, Jane Fonda, Sigourney Weaver, Anne Hathaway, Kate Beckworth, Salma Hayak, Isla Fisher, Amy Adams, Jennifer Connelly, and Diane Lane.