Award Winning Entrepreneur Recognized at GovCon Awards
VIENNA, Va., Nov. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- MicroTech's Founder, President, and CEO, Tony Jimenez, was awarded "Executive of the Year" at the 10th Annual Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards Gala, more commonly referred to as the GovCon Awards. Presented by the Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce, Professional Services Council (PSC), and Washington Technology, the event celebrated successful Washington DC government contractors.
The "GovCon" is considered the "Oscars" of the government contracting industry and are awarded in three categories based on gross revenue. The Executive of the Year award specifically recognizes government contracting executives in the Washington-area for their outstanding contributions to their company, community, and industry.
"GovCon is one of the most prestigious awards in the industry and it is a tremendous honor to be named 'Executive of the Year,'" said Jimenez. "It's been 8 years since I started MicroTech and every day I am thankful to be able to run a business that I love and to have such a great team."
Jimenez is a three time GovCon "Executive of the Year" Finalist. MicroTech was also recognized as a "Contractor of the Year" Finalist in previous years.
MicroTech provides Technology Services, Network Systems Integration, Product Solutions, Cloud Computing, Unified Communications & Collaboration, Cyber Security, Mobility, and Social Media Solutions as well as leadership/management skills courses, business simulations and vital industry certifications as part of MicroTech University to commercial enterprises, along with the public sector — managing more than half-a-million technology users daily. A prime contractor of over 100 Federal projects and more-than-25 procurement vehicles, MicroTech offers access to 2500 vendors and a million technology products and services across the government. Outside Quote
"The Fairfax Chamber is proud to recognize Tony and all the other Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards(TM) winners and honorees for their above-and-beyond contributions to the government contracting industry, employees and our community," said Fairfax Chamber President & CEO Jim Corcoran. "Tony is an exceptional leader in our business community and is truly deserving of this award."
Jimenez has also recently been named "Most Innovative Entrepreneur" by Goldman Sachs, "Small Business Person of the Year" by the Small Business Council of America (SBCA), and he was also inducted into the Inc. 500 Hall of Fame for MicroTech's fifth consecutive appearance on the Inc. 500 fastest growing private companies list.