BOCA RATON, FL (July 31, 2016) – Mona Straub is an original. Much like the company she founded and designed, Just Fur Fun, offers pet owners the ability to show off their style in an elegant and fashionable way. Mixing an uncanny ability to know what people, want with beautiful, handcrafted products for you and your pet has landed Straub as a finalist for the 2016 WIPIN Pet Industry “Woman of the Year” Award. Just Fur Fun offers pet owners the ability to show off their style in an elegant and fashionable way. Mixing an uncanny ability to know what people, want with beautiful, handcrafted products for you and your pet has landed Straub as a finalist for the 2016 WIPIN Pet Industry “Woman of the Year” Award.
Just Fur Fun prides itself in creating quality products that clients can happily display. The Just Fur Fun motto reads, “Never ordinary…Always extraordinary- Just like you and your pet!” After an extensive career in sales and marketing for Fortune 500 companies, Mona switched gears and redirected her life to another path; one that would fulfill her love of animals and utilize her business savvy.
Having grown her business dramatically over the past couple of years with keen business skills and the determination of a long distance runner, Straub takes her place next to the top females in the industry that the WIPIN award recognizes, highlighting their business acumen, networking skills, brand growth and their commitment to giving back.
“Providing pet parents with high-quality, unique product is a labor of love and an extremely rewarding experience,” said Mona. “It’s an incredible privilege to be a Finalist in this year’s WIPIN ‘Woman of the Year Award.’ I am honored to be recognized as a successful business leader in my industry and to share this recognition with other prominent women in this space.” The motto at Just Fur Fun® says it all, “Never Ordinary, Always Extraordinary, Just Like You and Your Pet!”
As a female business owner, Mona has an interest in helping other women in business and sharing her knowledge and experience. What makes Mona a unique business owner is not just her fast and steady business growth, but also her desire to help other women experience these same achievements. Mona has also actively volunteered with a number of South Florida non-profit children and animal organizations for over 30 years, earning her recognition for several other Volunteer Awards. These are exactly the traits looked for in the WIPIN “Woman of the Year” recipient.
Ultimately, there will be one woman named Woman of the Year, but others amongst the esteemed group of finalists will be honored with an award in the following categories: Solopreneur, Entrepreneur, Corporate, Advocate, and Rising Star. Mona is a finalist in the Solopreneur category. The winners of all of the awards will be announced at the Women in the Pet Industry Awards Banquet at the annual conference in Portland, Oregon taking place September 19-21, 2016.
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About Just Fur Fun®
Based in Boca Raton, FL, Just Fur Fun® is a premier pet accessory line that creates handcrafted beaded collars, leashes and other handmade accessories, providing an elegant and high quality product for your pet. All of the leashes and collars are unique and beaded by hand by American artisans and the materials are sourced in the USA. Pet owners can make a fashion statement with their pets by choosing a matching belt or accessory and our Equestrians can choose a matching browband, spurs or spur straps.. Dressing up can be so much fun! A portion of all profits is donated to nonprofit animal assist organizations. For more information about Just Fur Fun®, please visit www.JustFurFunOnline.com or contact Mona Straub at [email protected] or 561-809-6596.
About Women in the Pet Industry Network (WIPIN)
Headquartered near Portland, Ore., WIPIN serves a membership base of more than 550 women entrepreneurs worldwide. WIPIN members come from all categories within the pet industry, from groomers and veterinarians to pet sitters and pet boutique owners. For more information, please visit www.womeninthepetindustry.com or [email protected].