February 21, 2018
NAWIC LA's Lessons Learned Seminar at Giroux Glass, Inc.

Nataline’s Top 17 Lessons Learned

When NAWIC LA asked me to share my story on February 20th, I opted to share “Lessons Learned” throughout my life, my career, and the seventeen years I’ve been with Giroux Glass, Inc.. As a CEO and a mom, I knew I didn’t want to give a speech on how to achieve the perfect work-life balance; that would’ve been a 30-second conversation for me (Pick the most pressing priority at that moment!). But I did want to share my passion for mentorship and life-long learning, which I could talk about endlessly. I decided to reflect on my life experiences, and [...]
December 21, 2017
Giroux Glass Attends Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Institution Event

It’s Official! Women’s Entrepreneurship Day

Prior to coming to work for Giroux Glass, I had never stepped foot inside Los Angeles’ City Hall. In the past six months, I’ve been there three times, each time for a wonderful cause related to either city planning or a women’s organization. Most recently, it was to support the women responsible for having the City and our mayor, Eric Garcetti, officially proclaim “Women’s Entrepreneurship Day” (WED) an officially recognized day. I was invited to be the guest of NAWIC (National Association of Women in Construction) Los Angeles president, Priscilla Chavez, to attend a breakfast and the city council meeting [...]
October 4, 2017

NAWIC LA Board of Directors Installation

It’s with great pride that I can say that I am now officially a director on the board of an amazing group – the Los Angeles Chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC).  As a sixty-four-year old national organization, its vision is and has been to enhance the success of women in the construction industry. This is a much-needed and admirable goal, given that despite industry labor shortages, women comprise just 9% of the construction labor force.  Increasing that percentage to what it could or should be — 50% — could arguably solve the problem on its [...]
October 4, 2017

NAWIC LA Installation of New Board of Directors

The new board will serve for one year, and will continue to be led by president, Priscilla Chavez, of PCL Construction Services, Inc., with the help of fellow board officers. . .