ATLANTA, Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Big Sky Associates Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer Hanno Ekdahl was named president-elect of the Atlanta Chapter of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO Atlanta). Ekdahl, whose term begins in June 2013, is currently serving as moderator chair for the board of directors.
“I’m looking forward to this opportunity and eager to serve the members of EO Atlanta,” Ekdahl said. “Our 130 members are leaders in Atlanta‘s business community who run companies that employ more than 6,400 people and have combined for almost $1.3 billion in sales.”
Ekdahl has more than 10 years of consulting and senior management experience integrating technology with business initiatives. Through his work with Big Sky, he earned the U.S. Army Commander’s Award for Public Service – one of the highest civilian honors bestowed by the military.
“Hanno has taken a strong leadership role within EO Atlanta, and I’m honored to be working with him,” said EO Atlanta President David Duncan. “He’s a strategic thinker with great operational and process-driven skills. He represents the business-savvy entrepreneur who will help rebuild our economy.”
The Atlanta Chapter of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization is part of a global community of more than 7,500 entrepreneurs worldwide, all of whom run companies that exceed $1 million in revenue. The chapter is committed to helping local entrepreneurs drive their dreams. EO Atlanta is among the organization’s strongest and was recently recognized as one of the top four providers of educational programming worldwide for entrepreneurs.
Big Sky Associates focuses on strategic decision analysis, process improvement and technology strategy. With offices in Charlotte, Washington and Atlanta, the firm specializes in creating thorough action plans to help organizations solve their most complex challenges. Visit bigskyassociates.com.
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