SAN MATEO, CA – August 23, 2011 – Despite the lagging economy, U.S.
Congratulations to Replicon Co-Founder and Co-CEO Lakshmi Raj, who won a silver Stevie Award in the Lifetime Achievement in Business category, a bronze Stevie Award for Female Entrepreneur of the Year in Canada, and a bronze Stevie Award in the Female Entrepreneur of the Year category (Business Products – 11 to 2,500 Employees – Computer Software).
The Stevie Awards for Women in Business honor women executives, entrepreneurs, employees and the companies they run across the globe. The Stevie Awards have been hailed as the world’s premier business awards.
Details about the Stevie Awards for Women in Business and the list of winners in all categories are available here.
Lakshmi Raj, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Replicon, Inc., has spent almost two decades growing Replicon from a small start-up to a multi-million dollar global firm with award-winning products and an impressive roster of Fortune 500 clients. Her hands-on approach drives strategic initiatives for global operations including market share expansion, revenue generation, and worldwide sales activities.
Much of the company’s success is derived from Lakshmi’s direct involvement in all areas of the business. She believes in and promotes strong executive management and teamwork – collaborating, taking risks, and accepting success and failure with equal measure. Her deep expertise in helping solve customer needs has driven Replicon’s lifetime goal of maintaining a customer-first mentality. Under her leadership, the team has generated innovative ideas for delivering outstanding service while sustaining strong fiscal health.
Outside the office, Lakshmi has experienced groundbreaking success as a work-life balance trailblazer and seeks to lead by example. As a model businesswoman, Lakshmi sends a powerful message to women that they can have a family, yet still be successful in the corporate world. By embracing these ideals, her company has fostered a family environment that supports a work-life balance, and all employees are comforted knowing they do not have to forfeit one for the other.
About The Stevie Awards
The Stevie Awards are conferred in seven programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Award competitions receive more than 10,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 60 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevie Awards recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more at at the Stevie Awards website.