Honey’s Place Earns 5 XBIZ Exec Award Nominations

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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.

 

Honey’s Place Now Offering the FORM 5 Waterproof Rechargeable Vibrator

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Award Winning Distributor Takes Pleasure to the Third Power With Jimmyjane’s Latest Innovation

SAN FERNANDO, CA- March 16, 2015 – Honey’s Place has added Jimmyjane’s latest innovation to its roster of pleasure products with the addition of the FORM 5 waterproof rechargeable vibrator. Since February 2014, Honey’s Place has been a full-line distributor of Jimmyjane products. In that time Jimmyjane products have proven themselves to be successful seller in the luxury category for Honey’s Place.

The Form 5 by Jimmy Jane in Pink“Jimmyjane’s FORM line has received accolades and awards based on their uniqueness, high-quality and performance,” says Kyle Tutino, Purchasing Director for Honey’s Place. “We expect the new FORM 5 to be no exception to this rule. We are excited to be able to offer the FORM 5 to our customers. It’s truly a one of a kind vibrator that can be used by anyone regardless of gender or sexual orientation.”The Form 5 by JimmyJane In Black

The FORM 5 is a waterproof; rechargeable vibrator designed for both men and women. It features two micro-thin supple wings for all-encompassing sensations. These wings flutter and excite sensitive areas and erogenous zones. It also features a firm ‘Pleasure Dome’ at its center, which delivers incredibly powerful vibrations to the user while remaining whisper quiet. It was designed to fit comfortably in the palm of the users hand with intuitive controls that boast 5 speeds and 4 pulsation patterns. It is made of medical grade platinum silicone and stainless steel with a high performance lithium ion battery that can run for up to 4 hours on a single charge.

Jimmy Jane Form 5 Available in PlumAs with all Jimmyjane’s products, the manufacturer is committed to quality and the FORM 5 is backed by a 3-year limited warranty against manufacturer defects. It is available in three colors to appeal to both men and women including pink, purple and black.

 

For more information or to place an order, contact your Honey’s Place sales representative or visit www.honeysplace.com

Honey’s Place Starts New Year With Two Major Industry Awards

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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.

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“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.”

CalExotics’ 20th Anniversary Honored by Honey’s Place

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Written By: Bob Johnson XBIZ.com

SusanCalifornia Exotic Novelties has been honored by Honey’s Place with a commemorative statue recognizing the company’s 20th anniversary.

“What a beautiful statue. We’re so lucky to have such amazing, supportive distribution partners like Honey’s Place. We’re incredibly touched by their thoughtfulness. Thank you for this recognition, we will treasure it always,” CEO Susan Colvin said.

The company noted that Colvin launched the company in 1994 with a single mission in mind: to create quality products with the features and benefits that women and couples wanted. The company quickly set the standard for pleasure products in the industry and is famous for introducing many innovations into the market.

Among its achievements are: packaging with personality, the introduction of feminine colors like pink and purple, marketing the Original Jack Rabbit, releasing a water-proof line of toys, making a remote-control egg-style vibrator, advertising and follow up with manufacturer warranties through Vibetronics, making products with 100 percent premium silicone,and  creating pulsating vibrators made in the U.S.

Other accomplishments include the introduction of rechargeable rabbit-style vibrators, manufacturing a talking vibrator, bringing an eco-friendly, solar-powered toy to market, employing an all-women product development team, designing butterfly-style vibrators, and conforming to EU directives.

CalExotics was also an early adapter of RoHS and WEEE standards for motors, though there was no requirement to do so in the in U.S.

“Susan is a pioneer in the industry. She was the first to create sensual products geared toward women and couples starting 20 years ago,” said Bonnie Feingold, President and CEO of Honey’s Place.

She added, “Susan continues to raise the bar in our industry by improving the quality of the products and packaging at California Exotic Novelties. She is an amazing person and has built an innovative company. I am honored to have her in my life and to call her a friend and mentor. It is her hard work ethic, innovation and the way she does business which has allowed CalExotics to become one of the largest and most successful companies in the industry.”

To read the entire history of CalExotics, visit the 20th anniversary page at CalExotics.com.

Family Ties – Heather Feingold

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Honey’s Place Marketing Coordinator Heather Feingold Follows Family Footsteps

We can’t help but be proud of Heather.  She has been in her role for about a year, however as the third generation working in the family business, her dedication is inherent.  Beginning her career in the pleasure products industry as a receptionist at Honey’s Place,  Heather has moved up to the role of marketing coordinator.  She is a star in Honey’s Place because she takes pride in her work and has crated several successful ad campaigns for both Honey’s Place and Build the Store.   XBIZ features Heather in their popular segment, “Women in Adult“.

To read the entire article: Either Click on the article or go to Page 92 XBIZ Premiere December 2014 edition.   http://www.xbizdigital.com/xp/2014-12/

Thanks to Ariana Rodriguez for writing an amazing article.

Honey’s Place and Build the Store Receives Multiple XBIZ Awards Nominations

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Companies Picks Up a Total of Five Nominations

San Fernando, CA: Honey’s Place and Build the Store, is honored to be nominated with two distribution nominations and three leadership nominations from industry publication XBIZ.

The two distribution nominations are for “Pleasure Products Distributor of the Year” and “Progressive Distributor of the Year”. The two nominations recognize excellence in the field of adult sensuality distribution. Honey’s Place President and CEO Bonnie Feingold, says about the nominations: “We strive everyday to provide our customers at Honey’s Place with the best product selection and impeccable customer service. Although we do is not for the recognition, it such an honor that we were nominated.”

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In addition to the distribution nominations, Honey’s Place and Build the Store garnered three Executive Leadership nominations.

Director of Technology and creator of Build the Store Erik Van Riper is been nominated for excellence in Tech Leadership. “I am really happy to be nominated, and honored to be included in a group of such hard working, dedicated professionals”, stated Erik.

Inga Van Riper, Brand Strategist with Build the Store program, received a nod as “Brand Ambassador of the Year” for her stellar works in cultivating and growing the Build the Store brand. “The nomination was a huge surprise. Many of the people who were nominated in this category, are the same people I looked to as mentors when I first started in the industry”, says Inga.

It should also be noted that Erik and Inga Van Riper are the first husband and wife team to gain nominations in the same XBIZ awards show.

The last nomination is for Bonnie Feingold. The Honey’s Place CEO and President has garnered a nomination for “Businesswoman of the Year”.  Upon hearing about the nomination, Bonnie says, “I never expected to be nominated let alone win last year”. “There are so many deserving women in our industry. I am both humbled and honored to be nominated again this year”.

Honey’s Place and Build the Store would like to thank XBIZ, our customers, and the industry for the nominations and wish all the nominees good luck.

XBIZ Awards voting ends at midnight on Sunday December 7th. You can vote for Honey’s Place and other outstanding companies and individuals by visiting: XBIZ.net