Nijst Honored by NAWBO-LA
Bonnie Nijst, CEO of Zeesman Communications, Inc., was honored as the National Association of Women Business Owners-Los Angeles “Member of the Year” at the 23rd NAWBO-LA Leadership & Legacy luncheon at The Beverly Hilton.
The “Member of the Year” award recognizes the exceptional contributions, leadership and achievements made by a NAWBO-LA member in service to the organization. This is only the fifth time it has been bestowed during the past 30 years.
Nijst has been an active member of NAWBO-LA for six years. She served as president of the L.A. chapter and as the vice board chair of the Enterprise Institute of NAWBO.
Nijst serves on the board of the California Family Health Council, and is a member of both the Minority Business Enterprise Input Committee of the Southern California Minority Business Development Council and the Economic Development Council of the Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce. She is a member of Women Presidents’ Organization, past president of Women in Communications/L.A. and past board member of the International Association of Business Communicators.