Award Program Honors Professional Women in the Washington, D.C. Area for Extraordinary Talent, Inspiring Leadership and Success in the Technology Community
HERNDON, Va. – February 27, 2014 – Deltek, the leading global provider of enterprise software and information solutions for government contractors and professional services firms, announced today that Deb Fitzgerald has been selected as a finalist for the Women in Technology Leadership awards. Women in Technology (WITSM) is the premier organization contributing to the success of professional women in the Washington, D.C.-area technology community. The Leadership Awards program honors outstanding women working in the Greater Washington, D.C. region who have exemplified unique vision, leadership and profound success in the technology industry.
Deb Fitzgerald, Deltek’s CIO, was selected as a finalist in the Corporate Private Large Business category along with Lisa Hook from Neustar and Judy Verses from Rosetta Stone. Several other finalists were also named for additional categories.
“We’ve received many outstanding nominations in our 15th year of the Leadership Awards; our finalists distinguish themselves through the unprecedented impact they are having on the technology industry,” said Phyllis Kolmus, President, WIT. “These women achieve year after year successful business results, make outstanding contributions to the community, and are guiding the next-generation of female professionals by providing mentorship and a vision for the future. Congratulations to all of the finalists.”
“As a key member of our executive team, Deb has played a vital role in transforming Deltek into the innovative company that it is today. She continues to utilize her leadership and unique vision to help make our company successful by embracing and implementing technologies that drive our strategic priorities forward,” said Mike Corkery, President and CEO at Deltek. “On behalf of Deltek and our employees, I’d like to congratulate Deb on being named a Finalist for the Women In Technology Leadership awards. It’s a well-deserved honor and is great reflection of all that Deb has accomplished at Deltek.”
Women in Technology (WIT) is a not-for-profit organization with the mission of advancing women in technology—from the classroom to the boardroom—by providing advocacy, leadership development, networking, mentoring and technology education. With the dedication of nearly 1000 members in the Washington, D.C.-area, WIT achieves its vision of being the premier organization empowering women to be architects of change in the technology industry. For more information, please visit, www.womenintechnology.org or connect with us via: Facebook, LinkedIn or Twitter (@WITWomen).
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