AUSTIN -- Beauty and brains took center stage at the Westin in North Austin at The Domain Tuesday.
The Women's Chamber of Commerce of Texas honored some of the best and brightest women in business, including KVUE's President and General Manager Patti Card Smith.
Smith received the Purple Boot Award -- a rare honor given to women who blaze a trail in their field.
KVUE anchor Terri Gruca hosted the event, which included the Texas Business Woman of the Year Awards. Congratulations to honorees Carcon Industries' Arcilia Acosta, jewelry designer Kendra Scott and winner Sue Burnett of Burnett Specialists Choice Staff Service Center Solutions.
There were also 11 Blazing Stars honored at the luncheon today.