New Jersey is home to a fleet of talented female entrepreneurs. Paula Lombard will be part of an exceptionally qualified group of women that were recognized September 3rd with the announcement of the 2015 Top 25 Leading Women Entrepreneurs of New Jersey via live video stream. The prestigious group of women was selected out of hundreds of impressive nominations based on their strong business acumen and ability to both influence and inspire within their respective industries. Say Linda Wellbrook, founder of Leading Women Entrepreneurs, “The women we recognize are amazing role models for women in entrepreneurship and business everywhere. Their tremendous accomplishments are representative of the increasing impact women are making in the world of business. Every year we continue to be blown away by how many successful women are nominated for the Top 25”.
Paula Lombard grew her business of selling wiper blades from the trunk of her car into AutoTex. AutoTex is a global manufacturer, distributor, and marketer of windshield wiper blades and wiper components. “It is quite an honor to be recognized with so many great women led companies in New Jersey, AutoTex has a great team and I am very proud of their accomplishments over the 24 years of business” Paula Lombard states.
AutoTex PINK was a brand created by Paula and her team as a way to give back to the community. AutoTex PINK donates a percent of sales to the National Breast Cancer Foundation www.nbcf.org and the Breast Cancer Society of Canada www.bcsc.org for every wiper blade sold. Due to it many contributions, AutoTex PINK is currently a Gold sponsor to the NBCF.
The Top 25 will be recognized by LWE Embracing the Future event November 16, at the Liberty House, Jersey City, NJ.