Gaytana (Gaye) Pino

Biography

Gaytana (Gaye) Pino is the CEO and President of Paper And Ribbon Supply Co. Inc., a nationwide distribution company of computer printer and related supplies, headquartered in Cherry Hill, NJ with several distribution points throughout the country. Gaye joined Paper And Ribbon in 1989 as the Director of Operations of what was then a small paper company providing computer supplies to local restaurants. Today, under Gaye's management, the company has grown to expanded service to the restaurant industry as well as the addition of several educational, medical, financial, entertainment, and cultural establishments. In 2000 Gaye purchased the company and has since been certified as a Women Business Enterprise by the Women's Business Enterprise National Council.

WFF( Women's Foodservice Forum), MCFH (MultiCultural Foodservice & Hospitality Alliance), WBENC Women's Business Enterprise National Council and has been a board member and committee chair for the Forum of Executive Women. MassMutual Financial has recently selected Gaye Pino to head the Woman's Advisory Board for the Philadelphia office of this Fortune 500 company.

The success of Paper And Ribbon Supply has allowed the company to contribute to many non- profit organizations including the Cherry Hill Ensemble Series, The Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Ocean City Pops, Trinity Hospice-Camp Lost and Found Bereavement Camp.

Awards and Milestones

Gaye Pino is the recipient of:

2008 NJ Top 50 Women in Business by NJBIZ

YWCA TWIN award (Tribute to Woman in Industry).

Forum of Executive Women- Star Award- Gaye was awarded the Star award for many years of service to the FORUM as a program committee member and Chair and as board member as well as for her extensive community involvement.

Women's Foodservice Forum (National organization)- Gaye was chosen as a Leader for the " Meet With the Leaders" seminar of the annual National conference held in Dallas, TX. This seminar was designed for women corporate leaders in the Foodservice industry.

Paper And Ribbon Supply Co. has been chosen "Top Women Owned Business" by the Philadelphia Business Journal and a "Top Diversity Small Business" by DiversityBusiness.com.

American Express Co. featured Gaye Pino and Paper And Ribbon Supply Co, in a series of Radio Commercials and on the American Express Website.

The Courier Post featured Gaye Pino in their Women on The Run Series a