Thursday, 02 April 2015 17:00

Airbag Solutions CEO Named 2015 Most Influential Woman

Airbag Solutions® announced on March 9 that CEO Ruth Weniger has been named one of four Most Influential Women in Collision Repair for 2015.

The award is sponsored by Women’s Industry Network and recognizes women who have enriched the collision repair industry with their leadership, vision and commitment to excellence.   

AirbagSolutions® said Weniger's commitment the company along with her years of involvement with CREF (Collision Repair Education Foundation) and WIN (Women’s Industry Network) has given her the opportunity to work closely with people from all aspects of the collision industry. 

“Anyone who has had the pleasure of working with Ruth knows the value and benefits she brings to the table.  Her work ethic, knowledge base and ability to accomplish tasks amazes everyone around her.  We are proud she is being recognized for her abilities and contributions to the collision industry as a whole.” said Doug Gan, founder and COO of AirbagSolutions.

“I am so honored to be recognized for this year’s award,” said Weniger.  “I am humbled to now stand beside so many accomplished past MIWs to invite women to achieve ever greater things in this fast-changing industry.” 

Cheryl Boswell, DCR Systems LLC, Lauren Fix, Automotive Aspects Inc., and Lisa Siembab, CARSTAR Berlin are also honored recipients this year. 

The four MIWs will be recognized at a gala dinner celebration held in conjunction with the WIN Educational Conference being held in early May in Baltimore, MD.

Weniger is an executive/business development coach and public speaker for executive leadership development and strategic excellence. 

Outside the automotive field, she dedicates her professional abilities in helping not-for-profit organizations.  Her work includes consulting and board membership for domestic abuse and music education foundations.