FOCUS ON WOMEN Advertising Women of New York will host its first annual Women’s History Month celebration at the New York Hilton and Towers. March 28. At the event, AWNY will present a film perspective on women in advertising, produced by The History Channel, which will honor women who have made a difference in advertising. For tickets, call the AWNY office at (212) 221-7969.

IN GOOD COMPANY New York Women in Communications’ 2001 Matrix Awards luncheon, hosted by Condé Nast Publications, will take place at New York’s Waldorf-Astoria Hotel on April 23. The awards recognize women who have distinguished themselves in communications fields, including advertising. Among the presenters are Barbara Walters, Michael Crichton, Martha Stewart, Nora Ephron and Michelle Pfeiffer. For info, call NYWICI at (212) 297-2133, or visit its Web site at