Jayne Warne Named to ROI-NJ’s Inaugural Environmental Influencers List

December 2023

Florham Park, NJ — Jayne Warne, PE, President and Co-Founder, Matrix New World Engineering (Matrix), was recently named a 2023 ROI Environment Influencer.

This is the first time ROI-NJ has acknowledged influential environmental leaders with an Environment Influencer list. According to the publication, ‘Issues and initiatives around the environment – and what they mean for the businesses connected to it – have never been greater.  That’s why we’re proud to introduce our first ROI Influencers: Environment issue.  It’s our first look at the people whose work most impacts the environment in the state.”

Warne co-founded Matrix in 1990 and has helped it grow into one of the state’s leading full-service engineering and environmental services firms. An advocate for finding ways to keep more women in the technical engineering industry, she has served on a number of organizations, including the National Society of Women Engineers, the New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners and Women for Affirmative Action.

Warne stated, “I am pleased and humbled to be selected for this recognition.  Preserving the environment and the planet for future generations is at the core of our company.  Thank you to ROI-NJ and congratulations to everyone included on this prestigious list.”

To view the list, please click here.

About Jayne Warne

Warne is a born leader and, in addition to this award, received international recognition when she won SILVER, Female Entrepreneur of the Year,  STEVIE Awards (2018), was named one of the ‘Best 50 Women in Business’ NJBIZ (2011), Finalist ,‘Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year ‘(2011)and ‘Small Business Person of the Year’ (2002).

Her successes have not gone unnoticed. In 2021, Jayne was profiled in NJBIZ, a lead business journal in New Jersey;  in both 2021 and 2018 respectively, Jayne was featured in lead articles by ROI-NJ, a top business newspaper in New Jersey, (here) and (here), and quoted in the 2018 Engineering Roundtable by Commerce Magazine, the flagship publication of the Commerce & Industry Association of New Jersey.

The firm has garnered numerous accolades such as being named to the  “ENR Top 200 Environmental Firms for 2023,” and the “ENR Top 200 Environmental Firms for 2022,” ranked in the Inc. 5000 (2014), named  “Business of the Year’ (2010) and selected one of ‘New Jersey’s Finest Companies’ (2004).

Online and in print, ROI-NJ covers business, politics, education and lifestyle trends with a sharp focus on providing information needed for business growth.

About Matrix New World Engineering

Matrix New World Engineering is a company of engineering and science experts who focus on some of the nation’s most pressing long-term challenges, including climate change, resiliency, ecological restoration, contamination studies, water supply, disaster response, and urban revitalization. Matrix believes solving environmental challenges through careful planning and engineering is an indispensable measure of success.

Matrix has offices in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Arizona, Louisiana and California, coupled with project experience throughout the United States and the Caribbean.