Norcross, Georgia, October 5, 2011 – LAN Systems, a leading Atlanta IT Consulting firm, announced that its CEO Mary Hester is a WIT Women of the Year Honoree.
“It is a great honor to be nominated,” said CEO Mary Hester. “The nomination came from my team which humbles and encourages me. They are an incredible group of people and to have their confidence is a privilege.”
It is really is an honor just to be nominated. WIT’s Women of the Year in Technology Awards presented by Grant Thornton celebrates women technology executives for their accomplishments as leaders in business, visionaries of technology and women who make a difference in our communities. To qualify, women must hold business, technology or scientific leadership roles within a technology organization or maintain technology or scientific leadership positions within a non-technology organization.
Winners will be announced in three categories:
- Enterprise business, representing companies with more than 2,500 employee
- Medium business, representing companies with 251 to 2,500 employees
- Small business, representing companies with 250 employees or less.
About Women In Technology
WIT’s mission is to serve as passionate advocates for advancing women in Georgia’s technology community. Each year, more than 1,000 thought leaders and professionals attend WIT Forums, WIT’s leadership and networking series. WIT delivers professional development programs, such as WIT Executive Readiness and WIT Careers in Action, to enable members to hone their leadership skills and achieve visibility within the business community.
For more information, visit Women in Technology’s website.
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