Celcite Management Solutions’ President and CEO Rahul Sharma named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year® 2011 Greater Washington Award Finalist

Herndon, VA, May 5, 2011 – Celcite Management Solutions today announced that President and CEO, Rahul Sharma, is an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year® 2011 Greater Washington Award finalist. According to Ernst & Young LLP, the awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Rahul Sharma was selected as a finalist from more than 100 nominations by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a special gala event on June 16 at The Ritz-Carlton, Tyson’s Corner.

The Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® Program celebrates its 25th anniversary this year and is the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The unique award makes a difference through the way it encourages entrepreneurial activity among those with potential, and recognizes the contribution of people who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievement. As the first and only truly global award of its kind, Entrepreneur of the Year celebrates those who are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses, recognizing them through regional, national and global awards programs in more than 140 cities in more than 50 countries.

About Celcite
Celcite is headquartered in Herndon, VA and is an established leader in the RAN optimization software solutions, managed services, network assurance, and wireless engineering services. Celcite’s software platform, ‘COPS’ (Customized Optimization & Self Performing Solutions), is an automation-centric ‘SON equivalent’ platform, designed for 2G & 3G networks and is forward compatible with 4G SON. The Company provides its software and services to Tier 1 mobile network operators (MNOs) enabling them to drive efficiencies using the Company’s software platform and managed services.

Editorial tags:
Wireless; network; optimization; 2G; 3G; 4G; LTE; planning; SON; Washington; business; Ernst & Young; entrepreneur

Editorial contact details:
Ajay Khanna, CTO & Senior Vice President – Engineering, Celcite Management Solutions LLC
13800 Coppermine Road, Herndon, VA20171, USA
Tel: +1 (703) 879-3834
Email: [email protected]
Web: www.celcite.com

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Helen Duncan, MWE Media Limited
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