San Fernando, CA. – November 3rd, 2015 – Honey’s Place, the leading distributor of sex toys, party supplies and lingerie, announce that their management team has been nominated for five XBIZ 2016 Executive Award nominations in the following categories:
- Business Woman of the Year: Bonnie Feingold
- Marketing Executive of the Year: Heather Feingold
- Senior Leadership Award: Kyle Tutino
- Tech Leadership Award: Erik Van Riper
- Progressive Leadership Award: Inga Van Riper
Selection of nominees was based on a multitude of factors including leadership ability, positive community influence and overall career success as submitted by industry of their peers.
” Honey’s Place would like to thank XBIZ and their entire staff for the five XBIZ Exec nominations”, stated Bonnie Feingold, President and CEO of Honey’s Place. “We are all very grateful and honored to be nominated for such prestigious awards”. “My leadership team has worked very hard this year and I am very proud of each one for being recognized by their peers for their hard work”.
The XBIZ Exec Awards spotlight outstanding individuals who play a key role in the success of prominent brands. The award categories cover a range of occupations that make up the organizational chart of industry enterprises, covering business development, marketing, management, chief executives and more.
XBIZ Retail Exec Awards dinner will be held at Andaz Hotel on Hollywood’s famed Sunset Strip, on the evening of January 14, 2016. The voting period runs through Nov. 15 at midnight. Votes can be submitted through XBIZ.net here.
Manufacturer Takes Home Two XBIZ
For Business Woman of the Year & Excellence in Tech Leadership
San Fernando – JANUARY 26, 2015 – Leading pleasure products distributor Honey’s Place, began the New Year on a high note with two of it’s key executives winning awards at the 2015 XBIZ Industry Exec Awards which were held in Los Angeles on January 14th. The XBIZ Industry Exec Awards celebrate exceptional career achievement for executives working within the companies that manufacture, market & sell adult oriented merchandise.
During the 2015 dinner and ceremony two Honey’s Place team members took home awards including CEO Bonnie Feingold for Business Woman of the Year and Director of Technology Erik Van Riper for Excellence in Tech Leadership.
“Honey’s Place has grown tremendously this year” says Feingold. “Because of our hard work, we are now a full-service distribution house covering all sectors of the pleasure products market. I am humbled to receive an award this award and to continue to focus our business on the success of our customers. It feels incredible to know that so many of our customers and vendors took notice of our accomplishments this past year.”
An example of Honey’s Place customer service oriented business model is the distributor’s Build the Store program, an incredibly successful commerce solution for stores or individuals who want to sell adult merchandise online. Build the Store platform was created by Erik Van Riper, who received the Excellence in Tech Leadership award at the XBIZ Executive Awards ceremony.
“Winning an award based on voting by industry colleagues is a truly wonderful feeling,” he says. “I’m grateful to those who voted for me after seeing how much our dedicated team at Honey’s Place put into creating Build the Store. I have immense gratitude toward Bonnie and Honey’s Place for giving me the opportunity to cultivate new ideas and teach the craft to others. It’s great to be part of a leading team of people who believe in utilizing the technology of tomorrow now while remaining true to the principles that it started with.”