Raleigh, NC, February 12, 2007 --(PR.com
)-- Lexair Electronics Sales Corporation, a WBENC certified woman-owned business and leading stocking distributor of Plantronics headsets, has announced that Paula Turner, president and CEO of the company, will attend Enterprising Women magazine’s 5th annual Women of the Year awards celebration on Feb. 22-24 held at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa located in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. Event festivities will include:
· A Disney Institute leadership program and luncheon, co-hosted by Enterprising Women magazine and the Walt Disney Company.
· An opening reception, co-hosted by the Women Presidents’ Organization and Walt Disney World.
· A procurement breakfast co-hosted by Enterprising Women magazine and the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council.
· The 2007 Enterprising Women Hall of Fame Induction Luncheon.
· The 5th annual Enterprising Women of the Year Awards Gala reception, dinner and awards ceremony.
Turner was recently named to a second term on the Enterprising Women National Advisory Board and serves as a charter member of the Women Presidents’ Organization. Under her leadership, Lexair has increased its revenues each year since its inception in 1998, allowing the company the opportunity to expand to a new corporate location in Greensboro and a satellite office in Chicago.
“I am honored to attend Enterprising Women magazine’s 2007 Women of the Year awards celebration,” said Turner. “This annual conference is a wonderful opportunity to honor many of our country’s most successful women entrepreneurs and Fortune 500 leaders.”
About Enterprising Women Magazine:
Enterprising Women, headquartered in Cary, NC, is the nation’s only women-owned magazine published exclusively for women business owners that chronicles the growing political, economic and social influence and power of entrepreneurial women. The magazine provides a friendly meeting place, a public forum, and a national stage for the critical issues confronting women’s businesses and daily lives from the unique perspectives and experiences of entrepreneurial women.
About Lexair Electronics Sales Corporation:
Lexair Electronics Sales Corporation is a WBENC certified woman-owned business and leading stocking distributor of Plantronics headsets. Representing the only WBENC certified Plantronics POD, the company provides state-of-the-art communications equipment including headsets, telephones, audio conferencing equipment and related telephone peripherals, as well as an expertise in enterprise support and solutions. Originally formed in 1998, the company now represents one of North Carolina’s leading industry providers for new product sales, warranty and repair services, customer specific stocking programs, product lifecycle management, direct commodity fulfillment and automated electronic catalog development for buyerless purchasing. Headquartered in Greensboro, N.C., their customers range from large fortune 100 companies and the U.S. government to small business end users and resellers. Lexair is EDI enabled and an active Ariba, e2open and EXOSTAR network supplier. For more information, visit http://www.lexairsales.com.
About Plantronics, Inc.:
Plantronics, Inc. is the world's leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of lightweight communication headset products. A publicly held company (NYSE: PLT) headquartered in Santa Cruz, CA with offices in 20 different countries, Plantronics has become the headset of choice for mission-critical applications such as air traffic control, 911 dispatch, and the New York Stock Exchange. Today, Sound Innovation (TM) is the basis for every Plantronics product built for the office, contact center, personal mobile, entertainment and residential markets. The company's brands include Plantronics, Altec Lansing, Clarity, and Volume Logic.
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