Encouraging women to contribute profiles to the Women in the Arctic and Antarctic initiative is a continuous undertaking. While I draw upon my network to take the lead in this task, others also recognise the value added by the initiative and have helped spread the word through their networks, encouraging colleagues and acquaintances to take part. I would like to thank all those that help promote the WiAA and note that some individuals have gone above and beyond to help spread awareness. In particular, I would like to thank and acknowledge: