Cambridge, MA - Cambridge, Ma – January 28, 2016—Belmont resident, Susan Loconto Penta, a Founding Partner of MIDIOR Consulting, was honored today with a Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce 2016 Pinnacle Award for her Achievement in Entrepreneurship. Established in 1995, the Pinnacle Awards recognize business and professional women for outstanding achievement in the workplace, demonstrated leadership that has made a difference, and a commitment to enhance the quality of life in the region.
The award was presented at a luncheon ceremony at the Boston Marriott Copley Place Hotel attended by more than 1,000 people who came to see Loconto Penta and seven other women accept their awards. In her acceptance remarks, she credited the importance of recognizing early on who she was and what motivated her as a key ingredient to her success.
In addition to her work at MIDIOR Consulting, Loconto Penta currently serves as a Director and Chairman of the Board for the Center for Women and Enterprise (CWE), as Trustee and past Chairman of the Board for Schools for Children, and as a Program Committee member for The Possible Project. Susan is a founding board member for WPI’s Collaborative for Entrepreneurship and Innovation and for 15 years has served as an Executive Professor on the adjunct faculty at Northeastern University’s D’Amore-McKim School of Business, where she teaches graduate courses in entrepreneurship and innovation in both the traditional MBA and Corporate Education programs.
About MIDIOR Consulting
MIDIOR is a management consulting and technology services firm that is changing the way our clients think about products, innovation, technology and data. In our management consulting practice we work hand-in-hand with product teams to help them improve their track record in innovation, product development and product management. In our technology services practice we work with business and IT teams to help them navigate the path towards modernizing platforms, implementing new systems and leveraging their data. To learn more, visit www.midior.com.
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