“As I have built Lebenthal, I have strived to be a role model for other women in business."
NEW YORK, NY (PRWEB) November 13, 2013
Lebenthal Holdings, LLC announced today that Alexandra Lebenthal, the firm’s President and CEO, will be one of the two recipients of the Linkage’s Women in Leadership Institute™ 2013 Outstanding CEO Award.
Linkage works with leaders and leadership teams worldwide to build organizations that produce superior results. Its Women in Leadership Institute is a high-impact, immersive learning program designed to accelerate the succession and development of high-potential emerging women leaders through skills-based learning, peer connection, and focused on-going support.
The 2013 Outstanding CEO Award will recognize two exceptional leaders who have proven their deep commitment to advancing women leaders. The winners— Ms. Lebenthal and George Borst, President and CEO of Toyota Financial Services—will be honored at the Women in Leadership Institute, which will take place November 11-14, 2013 in San Francisco.
“As the President and CEO of a woman-owned company, I am honored to receive this prestigious award alongside George Borst for the work we did with Toyota Financial Services,” stated Ms. Lebenthal. “As I have built Lebenthal, I have strived to be a role model for other women in business. To be recognized by Linkage for my work is a testament to what I have done.”
In collaboration with Toyota Financial Services (TFS) and Citi’s Capital Markets, Lebenthal has played an instrumental role in the development of a Diversity & Inclusion Bond—a bond structure conceived to help corporate issuers like TFS further their funding of diversity and inclusion initiatives. Lebenthal Capital Markets specifically trademarked a Diversity Bond that provided the framework for the TFS Diversity & Inclusion Bond.
A passionate supporter of women in business, Alexandra Lebenthal has been named one of New York’s most influential women by Crain’s New York Business, one of the top 50 Women in Wealth Management by Wealth Manager magazine, and in 2011 her firm was named one of Crain’s New York Top Women Owned Businesses and New York’s number one woman-owned financial services company. Ms. Lebenthal is also a member of The Committee of 200, a leading organization for female businesswomen.
Most recently, Lebenthal Holdings, LLC announced the launch of Lebenthal Wealth Advisors, LLC (*) a private wealth advisory division that will offer clients independent advice from the highest caliber wealth managers in the nation.
(*) Transaction subject to customary regulatory review
About Lebenthal & Co., LLC
Originally founded in 1925, Lebenthal is a woman-owned boutique investment bank, specializing in debt and equity capital markets, asset management and wealth planning through its advisor affiliate. For additional information, visit http://www.lebenthal.com
DISCLOSURE: Lebenthal Asset Management, LLC DBA Lebenthal Wealth Advisors*, LLC, is an SEC Registered Investment Adviser under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 (“Advisors Act”). Lebenthal Asset Management, LLC DBA Lebenthal Wealth Advisors*, LLC, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Lebenthal Holdings, LLC. Lebenthal & Co., LLC is a Registered Broker-Dealer and Member FINRA, MSRB & SIPC. Lebenthal & Co., LLC, is also a wholly owned subsidiary of Lebenthal Holdings, LLC.