The first Wrangler COWGIRL 30 Under 30 Empowered Gala took place on Friday, March 4 at Hotel Drover in Fort Worth, Texas.

The Gala was created to honor the 2022 class of COWGIRL 30 Under 30, the flagship program created by the editors and executives at COWGIRL Magazine. Now in its third year, COWGIRL 30 Under 30 has successfully promoted 90 young women from within the ranks of the Western industry.

The mission of COWGIRL 30 Under 30 is to seek out and publicly recognize young women who are making a name for themselves within the Western industry. Whether they be corporate executives, professional athletes, media professionals, performers, or working cowgirls, it is COWGIRL 30 Under 30’s aim to shed light and show just how vital these young and talented women are to its industry. COWGIRL 30 Under 30 also strives to create and grow a network of individuals who can serve as role models and mentors for the future leaders of our industry.

COWGIRL 30 Under 30, presented by Wrangler, is sponsored by Cavender’sCharlie 1 Horse HatsDurango BootsMontana Silversmiths, and The Cowboy Channel.

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