WASHINGTON, March 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Beyond20 Principal Advisor, Erika Flora, was honored last week with Smart CEO's Executive of the Year Award at their annual Executive Management Awards gala in Washington, DC. Flora, honored for her leadership style, strategic vision, and commitment to mentorship, joins an elite group of DC area executive-level managers presented with this year's award.
Beyond20, an ITSM Consulting and Training firm, recently celebrated its tenth year with Flora on the executive team. Her nomination and subsequent win at this year's Executive Management Awards reflect the tremendous impact her leadership has had in growing the company from start-up to proud member of Inc. Magazine's 2015 list of fastest-growing private companies in America (the Inc. 5000).
"This is an award for our amazing Beyond20 team more than it is for me," said Flora. "Above all, I see my leadership role as one of a servant and mentor. I work hard to understand what my people need, remove roadblocks, and let them do their best work. I like to work in places where I'm learning and growing, where my my work is valued, where I can be creative and honest, and where I am doing something meaningful – that's what we work hard to provide for our employees."
The Executive Management Awards honor Washington area leaders who work behind the scenes to build the region's top companies. The award honors executives based on their display of ethics, leadership, collaboration, creativity, and dedication in support of their organization's missions.
Beyond20 is a technology-enabled services firm focused on transformative Project Management and IT Service Management solutions to support the practical implementation of Best Practice. Beyond20 is a Cherwell Preferred partner, with several of the world's largest and most complex Cherwell Service Management implementations to its credit. The company's experienced team has developed numerous customer solutions leveraging Cherwell's Codeless Business Application Platform, and was awarded "Most Innovative Use of Cherwell" at the 2014 Cherwell Global Conference. Additionally, the firm is a Microsoft PPM Gold Certified Partner, Bomgar Gold Partner, and Solarwinds Authorized Partner. All of the company's consultants and trainers are ITIL, Scrum, and ISO 20k certified and have extensive practical experience. Beyond20's clients include over 30% of the Fortune500, along with numerous Universities and Government Agencies. Follow @beyond20 or visit http://www.beyond20.com to learn more.