Vice President Vierheilig Recognized as Female Powerhouse Executive Business Leader

June 21, 2016
Vierheilig Recognized as Female Powerhouse

New Jersey SmartCEO announces the top 40 powerhouse female business leaders for the 2016 Brava Awards.
LAN’s own Vice President, Kim Vierheilig is being honored for her distinguished achievement as one of New Jersey’s top women executive business leaders. In a profession that boasts 106,000 licensed architects nationally, of which only 15 percent are women, very few female architects rise through the ranks to become partners in sizable architecture and engineering firms. Vierheilig’s combined creativity and expertise in the industry paired with her noteworthy business acumen attribute to her success in leading a growing professional architectural and engineering firm. Vierheilig will be recognized this Thursday, June 23 at the Brava Awards ceremony for her exemplified qualities of leadership and mentorship in the workplace in addition to the community.

This year’s New Jersey SmartCEO class of 40 women collectively generates more than $2.83 billion in annual revenue and employs 14,457 individuals. “Brava winners possess the hallmark qualities of successful leaders — vision, passion, compassion, dedication, perseverance. Each winner in this year’s class exhibits these qualities in all facets of her life, from running her business to tending to her family and donating time and resources to philanthropic initiatives,” says Jaime Nespor-Zawmon, president of SmartCEO. “We are honored to recognize a group of women who are truly making a difference in the world.”