Meenan is among top 40 executives in Philadelphia to be recognized in SmartCEO’s Executive Management Awards program March 26th, 2015
Wilmington, DE – March 18, 2015 – IPR International announces today that its Chief Financial Officer, Sean Meenan, has been named an Executive Management Award winner for 2015, by SmartCEO. The Executive Management Awards program recognizes the achievements of Greater Philadelphia’s management all-stars. Winners are recognized for their creative management vision, leadership philosophy, innovative strategy and undeniable work ethic. The 40 Greater Philadelphia executives who were selected collectively generate more than $9.8 billion in annual revenue and employ nearly 26,000 individuals in the region.
“This award is a great achievement for the whole team at IPR,” says Meenan. “Although I may be receiving the award, the team has earned it as we have achieved a lot over the last eighteen months in positioning IPR to better protect our clients and enable us to continue to grow with them. “
Meenan lead the IPR team in securing $12.5 million of financing from Elm Park Capital Management that helped IPR restructure current debt and provided substantial capital expenditure financing IPR can continue to invest in the significant infrastructure of the company to protect one of the most important assets of their clients—their data. Meenan’s determination has enabled IPR to continue to provide best of class service to their clients.
“The Executive Management Awards are a fantastic opportunity to recognize executives throughout the area for their accomplishments and gives the business community insight in to the accomplishments occurring in our region by many great companies, from large to small that make this region a great environment in which to build a company, “comments Meenan.
IPR International, the premier Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) provider in the Mid-Atlantic region, provides secure colocation, disaster recovery, and private cloud solutions to companies across a range of industries and serves clients in 47 countries.
The Executive Management Awards highlight chief executives who have gone above and beyond to support their organizations’ initiatives. SmartCEO profiles chief executives in the Mid-Atlantic in four categories: CFO, CIO/CTO, COO and CXO. SmartCEO accepts award applications online and via email, which is reviewed by an independent panel of business leaders who select winners based on the quality of the nominations. Each year, the winners are profiled in Philadelphia SmartCEO magazine and celebrated at an awards reception in March.
Over 350 local C-level guests will celebrate this elite group of executives at an award ceremony on March 26, 2015 at The Crystal Tea Room in Philadelphia.
IPR International (“IPR” – The Information Protection & Recovery Company) is a leading global IT infrastructure and technology company that provides clear solutions to the complex IT problems facing businesses today. IPR’s clients hand-pick the precise combination of disaster recovery, colocation, secure cloud, virtual desktop solutions, managed services, hosted PBX, hosted call center, help desk support, and VoIP they require to ensure that their data is secure, protected, and accessible whenever and wherever they need it. IPR is committed to making IT infrastructure easy to manage and use, cost effective to scale, and superior in reliability, security, and flexibility. Through a full suite of business continuity services, we deliver computing power for IT departments that support billions of dollars in revenue for their businesses in 47 countries.
SmartCEO’s mission is to educate and inspire the business community through its award-winning magazine, connections at C-level events and access to valuable online resources. SmartCEO’s integrated media platforms reach decision makers in the Baltimore, New York, Philadelphia and Washington metropolitan areas.
About the Executive Management Awards
The Executive Management Awards honor C-suite executives who have gone above and beyond to support and lead their organizations. SmartCEO recognizes executives in four categories: CFO, CIO/CTO, COO, and CXO (other C-suite executives) who uphold the highest ethics, lead collaboratively and creatively, and enhance and support the organization’s mission. An independent committee reviews the nominations, and winners are chosen based on the quality of the nominations submitted. Executive Management Award winners are profiled in the March/April issue of SmartCEO magazine and celebrated at an awards reception in March.