Plano, Texas (PRWEB) September 28, 2013
Ms. Manetta is an alumna of the W. Paul Stillman School of Business and was recently recognized as one of three 2013 nationwide winners of the prestigious National Beta Gamma Sigma Medallion for Entrepreneurship. The medallion is awarded to those who combine innovative business achievement and service to humanity. Manetta founded Argent Associates, Inc. in 1998 as a Supply Chain Managed Services company focused on Telecommunications and the Technology Industry. In response to the demand for innovative technology, Argent created a Business Eco-System, inter-linking customers with their customers. Argent's client base includes Transportation, Utilities, Aerospace, and Government verticals. Argent Associates posted $107 million in annual revenues in 2011, a significant jump from $9.2 million in 2007. Today, the company manages $1.2 billion in customer telecom assets and inventories and a national footprint with facilities across the country.
In addition to professional accomplishments, Manetta serves as a mentor and role model, particularly for minority and female entrepreneurs. She takes part in the Institute of the Economic Empowerment of Women mentoring women business leaders of Afghanistan and Rwanda. She is an active participant with the National Minority Supplier Diversity Council, Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and Women’s President Organization.
“I am honored to serve as a member of the Board of Regents as an alumnus and welcome the opportunity to support the university in advancing its reputation as a leader in Catholic higher education offering students outstanding academic opportunities. These students will become our future leaders and will make a difference in the world”, stated Ms. Manetta.
About Argent Associates, Inc.
Argent Associates, Inc. provides supply-chain intelligent managed service solutions, new technology deployment, end-of-life cycle management, and environmental products and services for government and Fortune 500 markets. Established in 1998, Argent has facilities in seven States. Argent Associates is certified as a female- and minority-owned business. For more information, visit Argent Associates at http://www.argentassociates.com