CHANTILLY, Va., Mar. 24, 2010 — The Mid-Atlantic Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Inc. has named Citizant president Alba M. Alemán as 2010 Latina Business Owner of the Year for Fairfax County.

This award recognizes local Latina women who have made significant contributions to their organizations through successful leadership.  Ms. Alemán was honored for her strong leadership in driving exceptional growth for Citizant by maintaining an unwavering focus on customer satisfaction, quality initiatives, employee recruitment and development, and operational success.

Ms. Alemán and other honorees were recognized at the Annual Latinas Mean Business Luncheon and Business Expo in celebration of National Women’s History Month held in March. Following the awards ceremony, Alemán joined a panel of other business leaders for a discussion on the unique challenges and opportunities facing women in general, and Latinas in particular, when entering the business world.

About Citizant

Citizant designs and delivers smarter, leaner business and IT transformation solutions for the U.S. government. The company employs leading experts in Agile transformation, DevSecOps automation, enterprise data management, process improvement, and program management. Citizant’s Delivery System is independently appraised at Maturity Level 3 for both CMMI-DEV and CMMI-SVC. The company’s Management System is certified under ISO 9001:2015 (Talent Acquisition) and ISO 20000-1:2011 & ISO 27001:2013 (Shared Services).  Citizant is headquartered in Chantilly, Va., with offices in Washington, D.C., and employees supporting government customers in 26 states. More information about the company is available at Follow us on Twitter at @Citizant or on LinkedIn (


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