Oxford Consulting Chairman Named Finalist for “Outstanding Women In Technology” Honor

Oxford Chairman Named Finalist For “Outstanding Women In Technology” Honor

Columbus, Ohio, January 15, 2009 — Michelle Abreu, Chairman and President of Oxford Consulting Group has been named a finalist for the “Outstanding Woman in Technology Award” by TechColumbus.

As co-founder of Oxford Consulting Group, Inc., a full service information technology firm, Abreu leads the daily business operations in addition to overseeing the company’s growth strategy and development initiatives.

Since launching the company in 1998, Abreu has been responsible for all aspects of the business at one time or another.  She personally has been engaged with more than 60 FORTUNE 2000 organizations in developing and executing on global IT strategies.

In 2004, Abreu led and successfully completed the sale of Oxford’s QAD integration practice to QAD, Inc. (QADI) a $290 million global provider of enterprise software and services.  As part of the sale, Abreu set up and managed a global business unit for QAD concentrating on the European market as well as leveraging the Oxford Consulting Group acquisition.  Prior to founding Oxford Consulting Group, Abreu spent several years of her career working in global financial operations for Procter & Gamble.

Oxford Consulting has been locally and nationally recognized as a high growth performer, most recently being included in the 2008 INC Magazine 5000 fastest growing companies in the U.S.  Just this month, the company announced the successful acquisition of assets of Conformix Technologies, Inc., a firm specializing in information security and IT risk management.

Abreu is a member of the Women’s Presidents’ Organization, and an active supporter of charitable causes such as Franklin County Children’s Services, Choices, The Open Shelter, and the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

On Thursday, February 5, 2009 the 2008 TechColumbus Innovation Awards will recognize outstanding achievements in technology leadership and innovation at the Greater Columbus Convention Center.  For more information about TechColumbus and the Innovation Awards, visit http://www.techcolumbusinnovationawards.org.

About Oxford Consulting Group, Inc.

Oxford Consulting Group, Inc. is a leading information technology consulting firm serving clients throughout the United States. With more than 120 consultants nationwide, the organization is committed to providing holistic solutions to its clients. By focusing on a core set of products and services, Oxford is strategically-positioned to partner with companies for the long term.  Oxford assists its clients in developing sound business strategies that provide flexibility and adaptability.   This philosophy is the cornerstone of all Oxford’s business-value based solutions.

Oxford Consulting Group Contact:
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