VIENNA, Va., Jan. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On January 16, 2015, Tony Jimenez, President & CEO of MicroTech was selected as a 2015 Latino Trendsetter Award Recipient by LatinTRENDS. LatinTRENDS is part of Defining Trends Media Group which is a multi-platform media company connecting with Hispanic community by producing original content under the LatinTRENDS brand. A Latino Trendsetter is: a change agent, a risk taker, an inspired innovator, a culture lover, a role model. Latino Trendsetters are inspiring a new generation! The Latino Trendsetter Award celebrates the success of outstanding LATINOS in our community and recognizes their excellence in business, education, entertainment, art, health, community service, tech, media, and much more.
Juan Guillen, LatinTRENDS founder & CEO, states; "The 13th Annual Latino Trendsetter Awards is an Inspirational Platform that is redefining what it means to be a star."
Other award winners for 2015 are: Lorraine Cortes-Vasquez, EVP Multicultural Director for Multicultural Markets & Engagement, AARP; Hector D. Ruiz, Regional Sales Manager, US Latin America, Delta; Lynda Baquero, consumer reporter, NBC4 New York; Daisy Auger-Dominguez, Vice President, Talent Acquisition and Organization& Workforce Diversity, Disney, ABC Television Group; and special Live it Award to: Nemesio Ortiz, Vice President of Medicare Sales, Healthfirst, for his contribution to the communities well-being through proper medical care and health insurance.
MicroTech, a certified and verified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), Hispanic Owned Small Business, and a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) certified by the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMS-DC), has had noteworthy success since its inception in 2004. Under Mr. Jimenez's leadership, the privately owned company has experienced exponential growth over the years and is repeatedly recognized as a small business success story. Described as the "hottest Hispanic business in the nation," MicroTech was ranked as the #1 Fastest Growing Hispanic Company in the Nation for three consecutive years by Hispanic Business Magazine. MicroTech was also named one of the Top 10 Fastest Growing Hispanic-Owned Companies in the Nation for five consecutive years and has been repeatedly listed on Washington Technology's annual list of the Top 100 Government Contractors.
MicroTech provides Cloud Computing, Technology Services, Cybersecurity Solutions, Products & Managed Service Solutions, Network Systems Integration, Big Data Management, Telecom Solutions & Integration and Financial Services to the public sector, as well as commercial enterprises -- managing more than a quarter of a million technology users daily. A prime contractor of over 100 Federal projects and more-than-20 procurement vehicles, MicroTech offers access to 2500 vendors and a million technology products and services across the government.