Towson, MD, March 08, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- In recognition of the economic power of privately held businesses, DiversityBusiness.com, the nations’ leading business-to-business internet site, recently named Catalpha Advertising & Design, Inc. as one of the top businesses in the United States and one of the top 50 Women Owned Businesses in Maryland. This is the 10th annual listing of the nations top businesses by DiversityBusiness.com. Companies listed on the Top Business Lists represent the Nation’s top multicultural earners and challenge the long-held notion that a privately held business is small or insignificant. Winners are sought after by major corporations wishing to increase spending with small businesses.
“Entrepreneurs are a growing force in the U.S. economy, and a force to be reckoned with,” said Kenton Clarke, CEO of Computer Consulting Associates International, the company that built DiversityBusiness.com. This is a whole business segment that can carry its own, that provides jobs, products and services, and generates wealth for their communities. These are the new leaders in American business.”
“I am honored by this recognition - the second in as many years. I came from an entrepreneurial family so it was quite natural for me to start my own business. Catalpha provided the best venue for me to use my skills as a designer and Creative Director to deliver service and products that help my clients achieve their business goals. It is an added benefit that I am able to provide job opportunities to talented people." said Karen.
This List is a classification that represents the top small businesses in the U.S., in sectors such as technology, manufacturing, food service and professional services. Large organizational buyers throughout the country that do business with multicultural, small and women-owned businesses use the list. The List is produced annually by DiversityBusiness.com, the nation's leading multicultural B2B Internet portal that links large organizational buyers to multicultural product and service suppliers.
The winning companies will be honored at a special awards ceremony at DiversityBusiness.com’s “10th Annual Multicultural Business Conference”, April 27 – 29, 2010 at National harbor, Washington, DC.
About Catalpha Advertising & Design, Inc.
We are design and advertising specialists experienced in developing the full range of marketing tools including ad campaigns, dimensional mailers, logos, packaging, displays, POP, catalogs, websites, direct mail campaigns, and internet marketing. We also provide branding and re-branding experience to our clients which is critical component of our services which helps clients achieve their long-range business goals. Catalpha has been in in business since 1986. We create communication solutions that reach your audience with a message that informs and motivates them to take action thereby producing desired results.
Launched in 1999, DiversityBusiness, with over 46,000 members, is the largest organization of diversity owned businesses throughout the United States that provide goods and services to Fortune 1000 companies, government agencies, and colleges and universities. DiversityBusiness provides research and data collection services for diversity including the "Top 50 Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities", "Top 500 Diversity Owned Companies in America", and others. Its research has been recognized and published by Forbes Magazine, Business Week and thousands of other print and internet publications. The site has gained national recognition and has won numerous awards for its content and design. It is a leading provider of Supplier Diversity management tools and has the most widely distributed Diversity magazine in the United States. DiversityBusiness.com is produced by Computer Consulting Associates International Inc. (CCAii.com) of Southport, CT. Founded in 1980.