Edison, NJ (PRWEB) June 04, 2014
Argent Associates, Inc. is a systems integrator that provides innovative technology, products, services and supply chain solutions to enterprise and government customers. Argent specializes in delivering solutions in logistics, warehousing, and monitoring through state-of-the-art quality systems that provide real-time information.
President & CEO, Beatriz Manetta started her business in 1998 and has since grown it into a multi-million dollar company, now headquartered in Plano, Texas. Argent Associates, Inc. is the parent company to three separate divisions, Argent Logistics, ProArgent, and G-Argent, with locations nationwide.
"I am so honored that Lt. Governor Guadagno took time out of her schedule to come speak with me about my business and to meet our team. It speaks highly of this Administration that understands that small, minority/women owned businesses are the growth engine of any economy and the engine for job creation and innovation,” said Betty Manetta, President & CEO, Argent Associates, Inc. “I started Argent Associates, Inc., like many other entrepreneurs, at home, and have worked hard over the years to make an impression in the business world. It takes a team and strong leadership to grow a company and keep it going through turbulent times. Argent’s employees work hard every day and their commitment to quality is what helped us get to where we are now, and I am excited for what's to come."
Argent Associates, Inc. was recently named the 15th Fastest Growing Woman Owned/Led Company by the Women's President's Organization, and in 2013 Argent was named the MBE Supplier of the Year by the Dallas-Fort Worth Minority Supplier Diversity Council.
"Being an entrepreneur is extremely difficult and innovative businesses like Argent Associates know that success comes with cultivating relationships and developing a strong team,” said Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno. “The Christie Administration is proud to have them as a member of New Jersey’s business community and we commend the leadership and the entire staff of Argent Associates as they continue to extend their footprint in the supply chain management industry.”
Small Business Week was recognized during the week of May 12th. According to the U.S. Small Business Administration, more than half of Americans either own or work for a small business.
For more information about Argent Associates, Inc., please visit http://www.argentassociates.com.