ATLANTA, Dec. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Yardstick Management, America's leading Black-owned management consulting firm, today announced it has won the 2021 Best of Georgia Awards for Best Business Consulting Firm by the Georgia Business Journal. This year's winners were judged across a variety of practice areas, including firm management, diversity initiatives, and outstanding client service.
"Our collective priority at Yardstick Management has always been to help senior executive leaders realize that their employees and organizations will only succeed with a diverse perspective and open mind," said Dr. Ebbie Parsons, III, Founder of Yardstick Management. "It's greatly affirming to know that our work is being recognized and supported locally and on a national scale. Diversity is and will continue to be a top priority for every company."
The 2021 Best of Georgia Awards are an annual voter-led program led by the Georgia Business Journal where a vast array of companies compete across 21 different categories. Yardstick Management was named the best business consulting firm in the state of Georgia against all competitors in the industry. Winners and rankings were determined by tens of thousands of Georgians voting online over the course of several months.
This award's timing is superb as Yardstick Management continues to gain momentum across the nation and throughout the state of Georgia. In November 2021, the company announced the opening of its first satellite office in Brunswick, Georgia, which will serve as headquarters of the company's newly founded Institute. The recognition comes on the heels of the firm announcing the inaugural Yardstick Management Institute, a year round educational leadership program, where participants will attend a three-day retreat focused on equipping the nation's top leaders with the tools to create impactful organizational change.The theme of the inaugural event, Leadership & Vulnerability: A Journey of Awareness, Reflection, & Commitment, will be held on January 12-14, 2022 in St. Simons Island, Georgia.
In 2021 alone, the management consulting firm increased revenue by 166%, grew its employee base by 42%, and impacted over 2,600,000 employees across global corporate, non-profit, and educational organizations including, Amazon, Facebook, LinkedIn, Netflix, MIT, Orangetheory Fitness, Playboy, Davita Kidney Care, Whirlpool, Roark Capital Group and more. As an active leader in the Georgia community, the Yardstick Management institute will continue to announce its calendar of events throughout 2022.
Interested in attending Leadership & Vulnerability: A Journey of Awareness, Reflection, & Commitment taking place January 12-14, 2022. Participants can register directly through the Yardstick Management website today!
ABOUT YARDSTICK MANAGEMENT
Yardstick Management was established in 2012 as a global strategic management consulting firm that provides comprehensive solutions to mission-driven organizations from conception to realization. It has serviced hundreds of companies, government agencies, municipalities, and higher education institutions in the U.S., Europe, Africa, Asia and the Middle East. For additional information, visit yardstickmanagement.com.
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