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Boulder, CO, United States, 2009/10/12 - Lisa Calkins, CEO of Amadeus Consulting named a finalist in Denver Business Journalís Outstanding Women in Business Award for 2009.
Amadeus Consulting is pleased to announce that its CEO Lisa Calkins was chosen as a finalist for Denver Business Journalís Outstanding Women in Business Award. The finalists were chosen based on their accomplishments in their industry as well as for being innovative, entrepreneurial and leaders in their community.
The honorees profiles are featured in the Denver Business Journalís August edition and were honored at a luncheon held on August 27th at the Marriott City Center in Denver.
Lisa is highlighted as a successful business leader after serving at the helm and founding of Amadeus Consulting, a custom software development company, 15 years ago. The article also includes Amadeus Consultingís efforts with BLAST (Business Leaders in Action for Sustainability Today), the company-wide initiative to help other businesses reduce their environmental impact.
ďItís a great feeling to be recognized as a female CEO in the male-dominated custom software programming industry. It has always been important to me to reach out to other women and offer them my support and any knowledge I have picked up over the years as a business leader,Ē says Lisa of being a finalist.
In addition to her business efforts, Lisa is honored for her dedication as a leader and respected mentor to many colleagues and associates. She is a past president of the Colorado Federation of Business and Professional Women, a national, non-profit organization dedicated to helping women achieve economic self-sufficiency by advancing careers, building businesses and advocating workplace equity. Lisa also served two terms as president of the Boulder BPW, one of largest local business organizations in the country.
About Amadeus Consulting
Amadeus Consulting (amadeusconsulting.com) is a custom software development company dedicated to creating intelligent technology solutions with successful business results. Amadeus Consulting is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, winner of the Microsoft Office XP Challenge, and has Microsoft Partner Competencies in Custom Development, Mobility and Data Management Solutions. The company is an expert in custom software applications such as content management systems, e-commerce, surveys, social networking sites, data collection and management, browser plug-ins, and mobile application development including iPhone and Windows Mobile. Amadeus Consulting ranked in the top 25 on the prestigious Mercury 100 list of the fastest-growing private companies in Boulder and Broomfield counties for three consecutive years, and has placed on the Inc. 5000 list for four consecutive years.