IPA’s Managing Director Recognized as Honored Member of Stanford Who’s Who

Buffalo Grove, IL, June 04, 2009 --(PR.com)-- IPA’s Managing Director, John R. Burgess, has been recognized as an honored member of The Stanford Who’s Who Black Book.

Inclusion to The Stanford Who’s Who Black Book is limited to those individuals who have demonstrated outstanding leadership or achievement in their occupation, industry or profession.

Stanford Who’s Who is an elite organization of selected executives, professionals and entrepreneurs from around the world. Stanford Who’s Who has created an environment for its members to grow, network and cultivate strategies for future success.

Through multiple mediums such as The Stanford Who’s Who Black Book and Stanford Who’s Who Magazine, Stanford Who’s Who has created a forum for career professionals to uncover new opportunities and gain exposure within their industry.

Burgess is the key founder and managing director of IPA. Prior to founding IPA, Burgess was a commodities trader with the Chicago Board of Trade, practiced law and was an executive with a management consulting firm. He received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Roger Williams College in Providence, Rhode Island and a Juris Doctor from the New England College of Law in Boston.

IPA, the largest privately held management consulting and professional services firm for small and medium size businesses in North America, is a leading authority on small business. With annual revenues in excess of $200 million since 2005, IPA is the 6th largest management consulting company in Chicago and the 61st largest consulting company in the world. IPA offers a wide range of proven and innovative methodologies to help businesses grow and prosper. IPA provides comprehensive business advisory services and tax strategies to companies in the United States, Canada and other locations worldwide. Additional information is immediately available by visiting http://www.ipa-c.com. The Public Relations Department may be contacted at: telephone (847) 495-6786; facsimile (847) 495-6773.

Jenifer Parsegian