HERNDON, Va., Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kris Collo, CEO, President and Founder of MicroPact, a leader in the development of case management and business process management (BPM) software, has been named a 2014 Minority Business Leader by the Washington Business Journal.
An entrepreneur at an early age, Collo launched MicroPact using two personal credit cards and $15,000 of his own money when he was just 21 years old. Since then, Kris has created hundreds of jobs at a growing business that contributes millions of dollars to the regional economy each year.
The seventh-annual Minority Business Leader awards program recognizes the top 25 minority business leaders in the Greater Washington region based on demonstrated business success over the past 12 to 18 months. Nominees were judged based on professional accomplishments, community leadership, philanthropy, as well as awards and milestones.
"I am extremely honored to be selected for this award," said Collo. "I'm proud to be included in this elite group of business leaders who not only make a difference within their companies but within our community as well."
MicroPact's software is being used by 97 percent of federal agencies that have more than 500 employees and a growing list of Fortune 500 and international companies. The company has recorded a compound annual growth rate of 33 percent over the last five years as it continues to expand its reach into federal, state and local government as well as commercial and international markets.
The Washington Business Journal will recognize the Minority Business Leader honorees on March 20 at a cocktail reception and awards ceremony held at the Ritz-Carlton in Washington, D.C. All honorees will also be profiled in the Washington Business Journal.
MicroPact's entellitrak is a Unified BPM platform that takes a Data-First™ approach to Dynamic Case Management and Business Process Management and is available with fully integrated Document Management, Natural Language Analytics, Mobile and escan Modules. Whether based on-premise or in the cloud, entellitrak can be implemented immediately and configured continuously, enabling customers to get to work quickly while keeping costs low. More than 200 federal agencies and organizations as well as Fortune 500 companies entrust their critical operations to entellitrak.