Women Entrepreneurs The Secrets of Success for Thursday, November 18th
Debbie Schaeffer is the president and CEO of Mrs. G TV & Appliances in Lawrenceville, NJ. She is the third generation of women leaders since her grandmother started the business 75 years ago. With a background in engineering and construction, Debbie brings an eye for clean design and practical & efficient function to her 20,000 sq. ft super showroom.
Debbie is not just a leader in her industry, but in the community as well. She has continued her family legacy of supporting charities like The United Way of Mercer County, KitchenAid Cook for the Cure® and Habitat for Humanity, and continues to engage the local community with events and speakers.
In 2009, Debbie was awarded the Mercer Regional Chamber of Commerce Outstanding Small Business of the Year and was recognized for her leadership in consumer electronics with a Women in CE Legacy Award. In 2010, Debbie was honored at the Princeton YWCA Tribute Awards for her community service and leadership in empowering women. Debbie resides in Princeton with her two daughters.