FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: (June 23, 2006)
"CCI President & CEO Awarded Technology Woman of the Year for 2006"
Novato, CA - The North Bay Business Journal recently named CCI’s CEO & President, Debra Delaney, Technology Woman of the Year as part of their Women in Business Awards.
The publication, based in Santa Rosa, California, annually names outstanding women “for their success and contributions to the business community as leaders, innovators and visionaries” in ten specific industries. The ten industries are Agriculture, Banking & Finance, Construction, Employment, Health Care, Insurance, Real Estate, Technology, Wine and Economic Development. These prestigious awards were presented to the winners on June 22nd at the annual Leaders, Innovators and Visionaries Women in Business 2006 Dinner Gala in Santa Rosa.
“I am pleasantly surprised to receive this honor,” said Delaney. “We at CCI have been working diligently to make a difference in our community and to expand our business. We have grown over 50% in the last few years, and we recently opened another office in Illinois. Our services and our software are leading edge, and it’s exciting to have one person’s contribution to CCI’s collective efforts recognized. It’s very validating for the whole team.”
Since joining the company in 1998, Debra has been a strong leader and a critical factor in the company's growth and success. She brings over 15 years of management experience in the high tech sector to CCI. Her eye for detail, bottom line profitability and cutting-edge innovation serves her well and brings extensive value to CCI clients. Previously, as CCI’s Chief Operating Officer, Debra was instrumental in the development of CCI’s proprietary software platform, ProgramsPro®.
In addition to acting as President and CEO of CCI, Ms. Delaney is the President of the Board at Ritter Center, a Marin County-based non-profit organization with the mission of preventing homelessness. She has encouraged CCI employees to give back to their communities as well, and the vast majority of people who work at CCI volunteer their time to a non-profit organization each year.
CCI is a leading provider of software and professional services that enhance communication and increase the return on investment (ROI) and measurability of sales and marketing programs for companies that sell through direct and indirect channels. When working with CCI, companies are able to communicate more clearly with internal and external sales and marketing channels, for mutual success.