After more than 20 years of being one of the fastest-growing women-owned and operated companies in the United States, Pinnacle Group has amassed vast knowledge and expertise not only within the tech industry, but also when it comes to promoting representation, diversity, and helping entrepreneurs...
DALLAS (PRWEB) July 01, 2019
Nina Vaca, Chairman & CEO of leading IT workforce solutions provider Pinnacle Group, has been accepted into Forbes Technology Council, an invitation-only community for world-class CIOs, CTOs, and technology executives.
Vaca was vetted and selected by a review committee based on the depth and diversity of her experience. Criteria for acceptance include a track record of successfully impacting business growth metrics, as well as personal and professional achievements and honors.
“We are honored to welcome Nina Vaca into the community,” said Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils, the collective that includes Forbes Technology Council. “Our mission with Forbes Councils is to bring together proven leaders from every industry, creating a curated, social capital-driven network that helps every member grow professionally and make an even greater impact on the business world.”
As an accepted member of the Council, Vaca has access to a variety of exclusive opportunities designed to help her reach peak professional influence. She will connect and collaborate with other respected local leaders in a private forum. Vaca will also be invited to work with a professional editorial team to share her expert insights in original business articles on Forbes.com and to contribute to published Q&A panels alongside other experts.
Finally, Vaca will benefit from exclusive access to vetted business service partners, membership-branded marketing collateral, and the high-touch support of the Forbes Councils member concierge team.
“I am excited to join the community of industry thought leaders at Forbes Technology Council,” said Vaca. “After more than 20 years of being one of the fastest-growing women-owned and operated companies in the United States, Pinnacle Group has amassed vast knowledge and expertise not only within the tech industry, but also when it comes to promoting representation, diversity, and helping entrepreneurs around the globe succeed. I look forward to sharing some of that knowledge with the Forbes audience.”
ABOUT NINA VACA
Nina Vaca is Chairman and CEO of Dallas-based Pinnacle Group, a leading IT workforce solutions firm named the fastest-growing woman-owned company in the country by the Women Presidents’ Organization in 2018 and 2015. Vaca is currently overseeing the company’s global expansion and the launch of its Progata Talent Platform, which utilizes machine learning (ML) and proprietary algorithms to match talent with opportunity. She is one of the few Latinas in the nation serving on corporate boards. In addition to her business leadership, Vaca is a civic leader and philanthropist, working relentlessly to expand opportunities for minorities and women in business and for women and girls in STEM fields. Recently, she was elected as a lifetime member of the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), an independent, nonpartisan membership organization that provides foreign policy analysis to leaders in the U.S. and around the world. For information and resources, visit NinaVaca.com.
ABOUT FORBES COUNCILS
Forbes Councils is a collective of invitation-only communities created in partnership with Forbes and the expert community builders who founded Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC). In Forbes Councils, exceptional business owners and leaders come together with the people and resources that can help them thrive.