Term Expires May 2026
Gail Friedberg Rottenstrich is the CEO and majority owner of Zago Manufacturing Company, Inc. Established in 1993, and located in Newark, New Jersey, Zago manufactures self-sealing fasteners and sealing switch boots. Zago is a manufacturing industry leader in New Jersey. The firm established its Sustainability 360 social impact initiative by reaching out to students in the community with internships and apprenticeships, providing skills and education-based manufacturing career pathways. Ms. Friedberg Rottenstrich sits on the New Jersey MEP Board of Trustees and is a member of the Leadership Council of the Northern New Jersey Manufacturing Industry Partnership. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in political science from the State University of New York at Albany and a law degree from George Washington University School of Law. She practiced trademark litigation and counseling in New York City for several years. She currently serves on the Fair Lawn, New Jersey Borough Council where she focuses on sustainability and economic development.