Four runners-up for the award also were recognized for their contributions to their employers and the profession. These outstanding individuals include Patti Barton CPS of Monsanto in
"The OfficeTeam Administrative Excellence Award recognizes the value administrative professionals bring to companies," said
Barteski will be honored
Widely respected by her peers, Barteski has developed relationships with professionals at all levels within and outside of her company, and also is an early adopter of new technology solutions in the office. She is recognized for taking the initiative to continually learn and apply skills that will benefit her employer, even if they are outside of her normal responsibilities.
In addition to the contributions she makes on the job, Barteski serves as president of the
"The International Association of Administrative Professionals is proud to celebrate the accomplishments of DecolynneJo Barteski and her peers in the administrative field," said Barbara Horton CAP, IAAP's 2008-09 international president.
"DecolynneJo's enthusiasm to constantly learn and challenge herself sets a high standard for all those in the administrative profession," said
About the Award Sponsors
OfficeTeam provides businesses with the highly skilled administrative professionals they need to maximize productivity, achieve cost efficiency and support existing staff. The staffing firm has more than 325 locations worldwide and offers online job search services at www.officeteam.com.
The International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) is the world's largest association for administrative support staff, with more than 550 chapters and approximately 40,000 members and affiliates worldwide. For more information, visit www.iaap-hq.org.
SkillSoft enables business organizations to maximize business performance through a combination of comprehensive e-learning content, online information resources, flexible learning technologies and support services. For more information, visit www.skillsoft.com.