Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) August 17, 2009
Virtelligence, a leader in solution driven consulting, continues to be recognized as a leading provider of management, IT and clinical consulting services to healthcare providers, insurers and life sciences companies worldwide. The company is one of ten minority small businesses from across the nation competing for the title of National Minority Small Business Person of the Year by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).
Virtelligence will be honored as a Regional Minority Small Business Person of the Year by the SBA during its 27th National Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week conference in Washington, D.C. on August 26-28. Held annually since 1983, MED Week recognizes minority businesses' contributions to the nation's economy.
"We pride ourselves in being a leader in our industry as a minority small business," remarked Akhtar Chaudhri, CEO of Virtelligence. "This recognition from the SBA highlights the skill and knowledge with which we are able to provide our customers customized, thorough consulting services."
Virtelligence provides technology-enabled business solutions for its customers and offers comprehensive services with the ability to strategize, build, extend, implement and integrate information technology systems. The company's proven methodologies and innovative, industry-adopted solutions enhance its clients' success and allows them to experience the highest quality technology services available.
About The U.S. Small Business Administration
About The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) was created in 1953 as an independent agency of the federal government to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise and to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation. We recognize that small business is critical to our economic recovery and strength, to building America's future, and to helping the United States compete in today's global marketplace. Although SBA has grown and evolved in the years since it was established in 1953, the bottom line mission remains the same. The SBA helps Americans start, build and grow businesses. Through an extensive network of field offices and partnerships with public and private organizations, SBA delivers its services to people throughout the United States, Puerto Rico, the U. S. Virgin Islands and Guam.
Virtelligence is a privately held premier IT consulting firm that offers solution advisory and IT consulting services to payers, providers and life science organizations nationwide. The company offers a unique consulting model providing an implementation-oriented partnership with clients, a work environment that offers colleagues a path for professional growth and personal challenge unequalled in the industry. Founded in 1998, Virtelligence has national offices in Minneapolis, California, Ohio and Florida and a client roster that includes the nation's most prominent healthcare organizations.
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