SCRA CEO selected as finalist for Executive of the Year
Columbia, SC –June 14, 2012 – SCRA today announced that CEO Bill Mahoney was recently selected as a finalist for the Executive of the Year, Non-Profit by the 2012 American Business Awards. This national award, known as The Stevie Award, recognizes the achievements and contributions of businesses worldwide.
Finalists were determined in preliminary judging during April and May, and more than 140 executives participated in the judging process. Final award announcements will be made at the 10th Annual gala banquet on Monday, June 18 in New York.
More than 3,000 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Most Innovative Company of the Year, Management Team of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year, and Executive of the Year, among others.
SCRA is an applied research corporation with over 29 years of experience delivering technology solutions with high returns on investment to federal and corporate clients. To fulfill our mission, SCRA has three sectors: Our Technology Ventures sector helps early-stage companies to commercialize innovations and create jobs, our Applied R&D sector manages over 100 national and international programs worth over $1.5 billion in contract value and our R&D Facilities sector builds and manages research facilities that include wet labs, secure rooms for sensitive work and advanced high-tech manufacturing shops.
About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in four programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about The Stevie Awards at www.stevieawards.com.
Multiple economic impact studies show SCRA’s cumulative impact on South Carolina’s economy to be over $14 billion.