About Xenna Corporation
Xenna Corporation is a certified women-owned business. Women-owned businesses are growing at twice the national average and in turn contribute over a trillion dollars to the economy. By buying Nonyx Nail Gel or Callex Ointment you help support not only this women-owned business but the entire economy.
Xenna’s mission is to provide unique, personal care products that satisfy unmet needs with naturally-oriented solutions.
Xenna's mission is to provide unique, footcare products that satisfy unmet needs with naturally-oriented solutions. Founded in 1996 and based in Princeton, NJ, its nationally distributed brands are NONYX Fungal Nail Clarifying Gel, a patented exfoliant of keratin debris (safe for diabetics with healthy feet) and Callex(r) Exfoliating Ointment for Dry, Cracked Feet. The newest product from Xenna is NONYX Nail Clarifying BASECOAT, formulated to clear out discoloring keratin debris buildup while wearing nail polish. Callex Ointment for dry heels and soles, softens feet without filing or scraping and contains patented, exfoliating enzymes. Xenna brands are available in the footcare aisle at Walmart, Walgreens, Rite Aid, ShopRite, Kinney Drug, Giant Eagle, Duane Reade and other chains, as well as on their websites and Amazon.com. Xenna is a certified woman-owned company, does not test on animals and manufactures in the USA. Nonyx and Callex are also distributed in Canada by Card Healthcare. NONYX is distributed in Hong Kong by MedexRom.
Xenna Corporation is a member of ICMAD, the national association of Independent Cosmetic Manufactures and Distributors. The company was ranked as one of New Jersey's Top Research Facilities in 2006 by NJ Biz. Additional information is available through Dunn & Bradstreet.
Carol J. Buck, M.I.A. Columbia University; BA, Stanford University
Dawn Gordon, CPA, BS, College of New Jersey
Purchasing and Data Management
Christine Wang, B.S., Computer Science, University of Maryland
Prior to founding Xenna, Ms. Buck was the Vice President of Princeton Group International, Inc., a healthcare industry consulting firm. Among her clients were Beth Israel Hospital, Ethicon (J&J), David Sarnoff Research Center, Cyanotech Corporation, Biofem, Inc., Ixion Biotechnology, North Shore University Health System and Universal Health Communications. She was also Treasurer and a Board member of Atlantic Health, Inc., a firm established to build and operate outpatient cancer clinics worldwide. Earlier in her career, Ms. Buck was a Senior Product Manager at General Foods Corporation and an Account Supervisor within the advertising industry. In the early '90s Ms. Buck turned her focus to biochemistry and initiated the research and patents that form the framework for Xenna's personal care product lines and basic research. Ms. Buck is also a member of the Women Presidents' Organization and Cosmetic Executive Women (CEW).
Ms. Gordon manages the accounting and tax functions of the company. She has 25 years of accounting and tax experience with public accounting firms located in central New Jersey.
Christine started her career developing and testing large scale telecommunication provisioning software, working for Bell Atlantic, Ameritech (now Verizon) and Bellcore (now Ericsson) for eight years. Christine was also involved in order processing with several large retailers prior to joining Xenna Corporation and is expert in EDI purchasing systems, EDI shipping and sales tracking technologies.
Giving and Communitiy Support
Xenna Corporation supports the following charities and local community programs:
Diabetic education programs nationwide
The Breast Cancer Research Foundation
Anchor House Foundation (for runaways)
American Red Cross – Local Blood Drives
Easter Seals Inc.
The HotSun Foundation in Nairobi, Kenya through Global Giving
Hand Together in Haiti
Kinney Drugs Foundation
Medical Missionaries of Mary in Africa and worldwide
Mothers Against Drunk Driving
Special Olympics of New Jersey
Princeton NJ First Aid & Rescue
Princeton High School Boy’s Soccer Program
Breast Cancer Solutions – Providing financial aid to breast cancer patients
Mercer Street FRIENDS – Improving the lives of children and families in Trenton, NJ