The 2021 ROI Influencers: Women in Business list includes eight sector categories. They are another way we can honor the best women in the New Jersey business world.
Tammy Jones (No. 9) appeared in the Top 10.
New Brunswick Development Corp.
She’s the go-to person behind the scenes on all Devco projects — before and after they open. Major influence on New Brunswick PAC, where she serves as CEO.
Scherer Design Group
Runs a top engineering and consulting firm offering full-service site design to the telecommunications industry — one ready for the 5G revolution.
Engineers Labor Employer Cooperative, ELEC 825
She sits at intersection of organized labor and business, leading economic development by advocating for all types of infrastructure investments. In 2015, she was elected a Burlington County commissioner, becoming the youngest women in the state elected to countywide office.
She leads three WBENC-certified construction companies that service the utility industry, including Atlantic Infra, which works to restore potholes for New Jersey’s major utilities.
Chair and CEO
Outspoken developer of Kearny Point project brings a fresh attitude as a business leader.
Lisa Santaite Ballerini
Has been in charge of family-owned business for 20 years — and is the current president of N.J. chapter of Professional Women in Construction.
TANTUM Real Estate
She’s one of the most distinctive multifamily developers in the region — and someone who continually gives back in an effort to draw more women into the sector.
Vice president, managing principal, buildings and places
Top executive in global firm also serves as president of the New Jersey State Board of Architects.