FAIRFIELD, N.J., Nov. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Poonam Khubani, Vice President of TeleBrands International and President of International Edge, has been recognized as one of the Top 25 Leading Women Entrepreneurs of New Jersey according to the Leading Women Entrepreneurs Initiative (LWENJ).
LWENJ annually chooses a group of businesswomen in New Jersey who exhibit outstanding performance and achievement in business and economic innovation, community involvement, and advocacy for women. According to LWENJ data, this year's Top 25 together generate an estimated revenue in excess of $5 billion, employ tens of thousands, and support hundreds of non-profits and women's advocacy groups.
Poonam Khubani, leads the top consumer product companies that specialize in direct response television marketing and the creators of the familiar "As Seen on TV" logo. Both TeleBrands and International Edge create and sell products in over 130 countries globally. Khubani's leadership and entrepreneurial know-how have resulted in tremendous international growth for the company, securing major retail store shelf space on every continent.
This year, TeleBrands is celebrating its 30th year in business. The company releases at least one dozen products annually and tests hundreds with the goal of providing consumers with items that solve common problems and reach mass audiences featuring a "WOW" demonstration. Khubani is a frequent panelist at TeleBrands Inventors Days, which allow at-home inventors the opportunity to pitch their gadgets to the company with the hopes of having it brought to market as a TeleBrands "As Seen on TV" product.
Khubani also works tirelessly with Children's Hope India, a foundation that helps disadvantage children in India. In addition, Khubani has been awarded for her professional and cultural contributions including the Visual Media Award from the New India Times, the NRA Television and Film Award, the Roshini (Light of Angel) Award, and special recognition from Children's Hope India.
On December 5, 2013, Khubani will be among the women recognized at the annual "Unleashing Your Power" Event at Fiddlers Elbow Country Club in Bedminster, NJ.
TeleBrands Corp., headquartered in Fairfield, New Jersey, is marking its 30th Anniversary. Since its inception in 1983, the company has brought fun and useful inventions to consumers worldwide and has launched more products through direct response television than any other company in history. TeleBrands is best known for such products as PedEgg, Flip Jack Pan, Stone Wave, AeroKnife, OrGreenic cookware, among many others.
SOURCE TeleBrands International