Garden City, NY (PRWEB) June 03, 2014
The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) today honored Mary Manzo, Partner and General Manager-Transformation for Pathways Consulting Group, as a 2014 Professional Woman of the Year. Ms. Manzo was recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in information technology. NAPW is the largest organization of women in the country.
“I am especially proud of this distinction from NAPW. I was always intrigued by the technology industry and a chance job opportunity more than 20 years ago, gave me the opportunity to get involved. I took to it like it was my second nature and availed myself of every possible opportunity to learn more about the business and how it operates,” said Ms Manzo.
Ms. Manzo joined Pathways Consulting Group, a leading delivery partner for IT infrastructure management in the NY metropolitan area, in 2006. Six years later, she was named a partner, joining Jeff Giovinazzo and Craig Conlon. Together, they forged an ongoing strategy to chart future grown and remain on the leading edge of providing IT infrastructure enhancements to clients throughout the northeast U.S. As general manager-IT Transformation, she is instrumental in recruiting top IT professionals who embody Pathway’s core values and high standards of excellence. “We have a great mix of talented individuals. Both senior and young mentor each other. It is a great sight to see,” she said.
Leading a team of individuals who collectively have a vast array of industry skills and expertise, Ms. Manzo works to help organizations build the fundamentals for IT business processes, providing innovative solutions to aligning their IT departments with their company’s business strategy. “I have worked with Fortune 100 organizations including industry-leading communications providers, enterprise financial institutions as well as mid-sized and small organizations building cost efficient IT business processes resulting in considerable savings,” said Ms. Manzo. "I am really excited to continue to strategize our future growth and bring the right teams together so they can enrich their expertise and grow their own paths to success as well.”
Pathways Consulting Group is an IT consulting company in the IT infrastructure transformation business, helping executives architect and execute new business processes to help them run IT “more like a business.” It places strong emphasis on the people, the most important asset of an organization, and the need to change and guide behavior.