Paxon Energy & Infrastructure
About Her Business & Career: Nooshin Behroyan is the CEO of Paxon Energy & Infrastructure, a Women’s Business Enterprise that offers a vast portfolio of services for all things energy. Behroyan is committed to the elevation and success of women in business as well as the diversification of the energy industry. She serves as chairwoman of the board at IKAR industries, president of the board at NAWBO (National Association of Women Business Owners) and board member of the American Gas Association.
Why She Made the Worthy 100: Behroyan’s efforts as the CEO of Paxon Energy & Infrastructure has led the company to be ranked by the Inc. 500 as the ninth fastest-growing company, as well as the number one female-led company in America. Behroyan’s role as an advocate for women in business and the diversification of the energy industry—an overwhelmingly male dominated field—has established her as a changemaker in the space.
Industry: Professional Services/Energy
Year Founded: 2016
Headquarters: Pleasanton, Calif.