DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — A Dayton woman who runs a water management company is being honored as one of the world’s top women entrepreneurs.
Lois Elrich is one of 113 women to secure an Enterprising Woman of the Year Award for 2020. The prestigious international award recognizes women not only for their ability to successfully run a business... but also for their mentoring and coaching.
A busy woman with an impressive resume, she leads the charge as President of Solid Blend Technologies.
“We go out, and we take care of the water that runs through boilers, cooling towers, closed loop systems,” describes Lois. “We also do Legionella remediation.”
The business is tucked away off of North Main Street. It started in 1999 as the brainchild of her...I got the email notice, and then the letter, I think I read it several times. I was like– It just seemed– Is this real?” says Lois. “It’s very humbling. I feel honored to be amongst all the other women who have been chosen.”
Her husband, the Vice President of Solid Blend Technologies, nominated her for the award.
“I thought wow that’s Lois,” when Ken Elrich read the requirements for the nomination.
“A lot of times they don’t get the recognition of how impactful they are to an organization,” states Ken.
While her husband is putting...Read Full Article