Connie and the Brain Tumor Foundation were recognized in Februrary 2009 by Channel 10 News. Connie received the Channel 10 Leadership Award for all her hard work in assisting the Brain Tumor Community while they cope with this difficult disease.
The San Diego Brain Tumor Foundation was featured in the digital version of The G Magazine in 2009. The G Magazine is "your guide to everything gaslamp." www.gmagsandiego.com
The San Diego Brain Tumor Foundation and Connie were featured in The San Diego Business Journal on May 4, 2009 under the Nonprofit Profile
Connie was in the Inaugural issue of the “Leo Hamel Times”. The magazine was mailed to 15,000 people and an additional 1000 will be dispersed through the store to walk-in clients.