Cirdan Group is recognized as one of the Top 100 MBEs in Maryland. The company's President and CEO, Ms. Joanne P. Vatz, was selected to receive the prestigious Top 100 Minority Business Enterprise Award. A panel of distinguished judges chose Ms. Vatz from over 1200 nominees as an entrepreneur who demonstrated outstanding achievement in four key areas: business development, client satisfaction, professional affiliations and community outreach. (MORE)
MORE: The University of Maryland/University College, the Governor's Office of Minority Affairs (GOMA) and The Maryland Chamber of Commerce notified Ms. Vatz of her selection late last month. This program is designed to salute the region's best minority and women business owners and to highlight their achievements.
"As the entrepreneurial campus in the University System of Maryland, we are honored to support the working men and women who are building businesses and future opportunities," says Susan C. Aldridge, President of the University of Maryland University College.
Sharon R. Pinder, founder of the TOP 100 MBE Awards Ceremony said, "The business owners selected for this award represent the best of the region's more than 350,000 women and minority owned businesses. Their contributions have had a major impact in maintaining Maryland's vibrant economy."