November 2017 Honoree
President/publisher, Buffalo Healthy Living Magazine
Annette Pinder is the President and Publisher of Buffalo Healthy Living, a free full-color magazine established in 2010, and read by about 150,000 people each month in print, and online. A benefit corporation, Buffalo Healthy Living is a for-profit entity that is devoted to health, fitness, and nutrition for people of all ages. Benefit corporations are authorized in only 33 states and the District of Columbia, and are unique in that they have a social responsibility to positively impact the community and the environment.
Prior to becoming a publisher, Annette was the Vice President of Marketing and Development for a non-profit organization, the marketing director of a large law firm, an assistant to the editor of the publications department of a major national corporation, and an executive assistant at University of Michigan Medical Center in Ann Arbor.