’m pleased to recognize Jessica with this important honors. Her perseverance, work ethic and leadership qualities are an inspiration to all women.
Garden City, NY (PRWEB) October 28, 2015
The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) honors Jessica Wheeland as a 2015-2016 inductee into its VIP Woman of the Year Circle. She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in business. With more than 775,000 members and over 200 operating Local Chapters, NAPW is the nation’s leading networking organization exclusively for professional women.
“I’m pleased to recognize Jessica with this important honor,” said NAPW President Star Jones. “Her perseverance, work ethic and leadership qualities are an inspiration to all women.”
Operating a popular local business, Jessica Wheeland always puts the customer’s needs first and foremost. She is President of Home Service Beverage, a division of Wheeland Inc., a family owned beer distributor established in 1967.
In 1996, First Ice, a packaged ice company, was added to the corporation and is also operated by Ms. Wheeland. A manufacturer and distributor of both bagged and block ice, First Ice products are sold to retail, restaurant and industrial customers throughout central Pennsylvania. Home Service Beverage is a retail distributor of domestic and imported beer, as well as malt beverages sold by the case and / or keg. The company specializes in party catering with rental of beer tapsters, soda dispensers and party trailers for large outdoor events.
Ms. Wheeland obtained a Bachelor’s degree from Lycoming College in Business. She is also associated with the Williamsport Lycoming Chamber of Commerce and the Malt Beverage Distributors Association of Pennsylvania (MDAPA). Committed to giving back to the community, she is involved in several charities such as the Red Cross, Pearls with a Passion Endowed Fund and Uptown Music Collective.
Awards & Accomplishments: Bachelor’s, Lycoming College, Business
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