Lansdowne, Virginia (PressExposure) June 26, 2009 -- Horizon Consulting is excited to announce that President and CEO, Wanda Alexander, has been chosen by the Washington Business Journal as one of Washington's minority business leaders in their second annual Minority Business Awards. The Awards set out to recognize the region's top minority business owners and leaders who exhibited an outstanding performance for their companies within the last 12-18 months.
Wanda Alexander has been with Horizon since September of 1995, when she assumed the role of President and CEO. Alexander has over two decades of experience in asset management, portfolio supervision, and debt restructuring strategies for financially distressed multifamily real estate. Under Wanda's leadership, Horizon Consulting has become a leader in high volume workflow management and serves as a trusted advisor to a wide variety of local, state and federal government agencies. Headquartered in Lansdowne, Virginia, the company also has operations in Santa Ana, California; Denver, Colorado; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; and Atlanta, Georgia. Horizon is certified as both 8(a) and as a Small Disadvantaged Business.
"As a Native Washingtonian, I am especially honored to be recognized by the Washington Business Journal as a recipient of the Minority Business Leaders Award," says Alexander. "It is a real thrill for me to be included on this list with these other minority business leaders who have accomplished so much in my hometown. I am looking forward to having the chance to meet all of them and congratulate them on their successes as well."
The winners of the Minority Business Leader Award will be recognized at a special awards luncheon on Thursday April 2nd at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel. The Minority Business Leaders will also be profiled in a special supplement of the Washington Business Journal on Friday April 3rd.