Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) August 21, 2005
Dean M. Thompson, II, has been recognized for his accomplishments by the internationally respected biographical authority, Marquis, through inclusion in their premier biographical dictionary of the country's most accomplished men and women, the 60th Edition of Who's Who in AmericaÂ®.
According to Marquis' Who's Who, inclusion in this elite professional group is "limited to individuals who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in their own fields of endeavor and who have, thereby contributed significantly to contemporary society."
"This is an unexpected honor," Mr. Thompson said, adding, "When I found out one of my clients nominated me to be included in this prestigious directory, I sent them a bottle of champagne. Now I guess, I need to send them a case to celebrate!"
Thompson is the CEO of Knowledge Shark, a business processes consultancy. During the last several years, his firm has helped fast growth companies achieve success resulting in several Fortune 500 buyouts. In addition to his busy schedule at Knowledge Shark, Mr. Thompson acts as the Director of Marketing for Community Options, Inc. Community Options is a national nonprofit agency that develops residential, employment and advocacy supports for people with severe disabilities. Before Knowledge Shark, Mr. Thompson has held Vice President and Director positions including Director of Marketing, NA for one of the Final Four Accounting Firms. Mr. Thompson is not a stranger to the WhoÂs Who directories. He has been featured in the International WhoÂs Who for Technology Professionals.
ABOUT KNOWLEDGE SHARK
Knowledge Shark (http://www.knowledgeshark.com) is a business processes consultancy that works with your management team to increase sales, profitability, and growth within your marketplace. Our expertise covers every facet of strategic management, including business analysis & planning, branding, marketing & advertising tactics, communications, operational issues, business development and new media solutions.
ABOUT COMMUNITY OPTIONS, INC.
Community Options, Inc. (http://www.communityoptiononline.org) is a national nonprofit agency that develops residential and employment supports for people with severe disabilities, utilizing technology and training. Community Options believes in the dignity of every person, and in the freedom of all people to experience the highest degree of self-determination. Embracing this philosophy, Community Options provides housing, support services and advocacy assistance to help empower people with disabilities.
ABOUT MARQUIS WHO'S WHOÂ®
Since 1899, when A.N. Marquis printed the First Edition of Who's Who in AmericaÂ®, Marquis Who's Who has chronicled the lives of the most accomplished individuals and innovators from every significant field of endeavor -- including politics, business, medicine, law, education, art, religion and entertainment. Today, Who's Who in AmericaÂ® remains an essential biographical source for thousands of researchers, journalists, librarians and executive search firms around the world.
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