2016 Business Woman of the Year
32nd Senate District, Senator Tony Mendoza
Ani Samuelian was nominated by Joe Kaprielian. Ani Samuelian is Vice President of her family’s business, Nationwide Environmental Services, which provides municipal street sweeping services to over 25 municipalities, many of those in the 32nd Senate District.
Ms. Samuelian started as a filing clerk and worked her way to Vice President. As the second generation at the helm of the family business, Ms. Samuelian wishes to honor the legacy of her father, Joe Samuelian, who immigrated from Syria to fulfill the American Dream. She works tirelessly, day in and day out, to ensure that the company commits to its mission of providing service with passion and a determination to keep the environment clean.
Ms. Samuelian has made a tremendous impact on various communities through her business ventures and personal support. She is a benevolent, charitable soul and proud board member of Joe’s Organization for Youth, or JOY, a nonprofit organization that assists thousands of underprivileged youth in the 32nd Senate District and beyond.