Women in Energy presented its first annual Woman of the Year Award to Marjorie Feinman for outstanding contributions to the industry.
“Marjorie is an asset to our organization and our industry,” says Judy Garber, executive director of Women in Energy. “We are thrilled to honor her as the very first recipient of our Woman of the Year Award.”
Feinman’s career in the energy industry spans over 30 years. She is associate director of the Fuel Merchants Association of New Jersey. She is also show manager for the Eastern Energy Expo, overseeing budgeting, marketing, program development, exhibitor and attendee registration, on-site logistics, and more. In addition, she has served as a research associate in the New Jersey Senate.
Feinman played an integral part in the founding of Women in Energy and serves as its treasurer. She is committed to providing female energy-industry professionals with educational and mentorship opportunities to help them advance their careers and strengthen the industry.
Feinman was honored May 20 at the Women in Energy Conference, held in conjunction with the Eastern Energy Expo at Foxwoods Resort and Casino in Mashantucket, Conn.
The goal of Women in Energy is to energize and connect women in the industry. The association’s purpose is to encourage women to enter the oil and energy industry, promote professional development through educational classes, and provide networking and mentoring opportunities. Membership is open to any individual (female or male) or company involved in the oil and energy industry. For more information, visit www.wewomeninenergy.com.
PICTURED: Marjorie Feinman
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