GLENS FALLS – Local business Aeon Nexus Corporation, was honored yesterday with a SBA Small Business Excellence Award at the Desmond Hotel in Albany. The U.S. Small Business Administration and the New York Business Development Corporation (NYBDC) hosted the 14th annual luncheon to recognize the achievements of local small businesses. NBT Bank nominated Aeon Nexus Corporation for this award.
Thirteen years ago Aeon Nexus set out to change how organizations make decisions in technology and finance, saving government, non-profits, and commercial organizations time and money through better processes and automation. The compnay has become a leader in information technology and consulting with clients including Fortune 500 companies, Associations, and Federal, State, and Local governments.
In late 2009, Aeon Nexus Corporation relocated its headquarters from Washington, DC to the Albany Capital Region. Executive Partner, Omar Usmani purchased a dilapidated buildling in the heart of downtown Glens Falls and turned it into a state-of-the-art facility praised as an example of the area’s revitalization.
“I would like to thank Tim Lasarso of NBT Bank for this honor and nomination. I’d also like to thank my staff and colleagues for their dedication to our business.” Omar Usmani stated as he accepted the Excellence Award in front of almost 300 luncheon attendees.
Small businesses are selected for the Excellence Awards based on their company’s longevity, innovation, sales growth, increased employment, and ability to overcome adversity.