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Special LWE Sponsored Section BEVERAGE Lara Gottlieb Nikola, Smart Sips Coffee 2018 WINNER CONTACT INFO: Lara Nikola is President & Founder of Smart Sips Coffee, an exciting brand of coffee booming with creativity and innovation. Smart Sips Coffee creates uniquely flavored coffees, decafs, lattes, cappuccinos and hot chocolates. The company also offers PERK BOX, a monthly subscription sampler that allows you to discover new flavors. Lara created a niche in the coffee industry and has built Smart Sips into a successful national brand. She takes great pride in her customer-centric approach, unique flavors and diverse product lines. Smart Sips Coffee inserts excitement into one’s daily coffee drinking routine! Their decadent flavors include Chocolate Peanut Butter, Brown Sugar Bourbon, Blueberry Cinnamon Crumble, Banana Cream and dozens more with new products and flavors emerging often. Not only are Smart Sips’ coffees delicious, they also allow you to “drink your dessert” guilt- free! Their coffees are sugar-free, carb-free and under 2 calories per cup. Available in ground and single serve cups for Keurig K-cup machines, Smart Sips Coffee is an ecommerce-based company with products available at www.SmartSipsCoffee.com as well as other large e-retailers. Lara Gottlieb Nikola I Smart Sips Coffee 973.327.3178 I lara@smartsipscoffee.com I smartsipscoffee.com ACCOUNTING Diane McNulty, WithumSmith+Brown, PC 2018 WINNER CONTACT INFO: With more than 20 years of professional accounting experience, Diane McNulty specializes in providing audit services to clients with annual revenues from $5 million to over $350 million in a variety of industries including: Construction, Wholesale Distribution, Manufacturing, Professional Services and Not-for-Profit. As Team Leader in Withum’s Construction Services group, her industry-focused skills help her serve all types of contractors and builders, distributors, suppliers, manufacturers, equipment dealers and construction service providers. Diane is a licensed certified public accountant in the state of New Jersey. A graduate of Rutgers University School of Business, Diane received her BS degree in accounting. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA). With a passion for giving back to community based organizations serving women in need, Diane serves as a Board member of 180 Turning Lives Around, an organization dedicated to empowering survivors and families affected by domestic violence and sexual assault. Diane McNulty I WithumSmith+Brown, PC 732.759.6807 I dmcnulty@withum.com I withum.com OCTOBER 2018 NEW JERSEY MONTHLY LWE 13