BALTIMORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Charlisa Watson, president of CRW & Associates, LLC, a veteran-owned, minority woman-owned 8(a) designated small business consulting firm, has been selected to receive the distinguished 2014 Top 100 Minority Business Enterprise Award. The Top 100 MBE® ceremony is designed to acknowledge and pay tribute to outstanding women and minority business owners in Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Delaware and the District of Columbia.
The awards ceremony takes place during Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake’s Minority Enterprise Development Week in Baltimore. It will be held at the War Memorial Hall located 101 N. Gay Street in downtown Baltimore on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014 at 5:30 p.m.
“CRW & Associates is honored to be recognized for our significant work improving the healthcare of Marylanders and beyond,” said Charlisa Watson, president of CRW & Associates. “I am deeply grateful to our many clients, partners and affiliates who have contributed to our success and, more importantly, enabled us to make a difference in the lives of others in the community.”
Based in Prince George’s County, Md., CRW & Associates specializes in healthcare management solutions, strategic partnerships, training, and outreach and education particularly reaching special populations including women, minorities and veterans. CRW & Associates takes pride in supporting its local community while implementing nationally recognized programs and services for the federal, state and local government as well as corporations, association and non-profits. The firm was also recently welcomed into the SBA’s 8(a) Business Development Program, which helps small, disadvantaged businesses compete in the marketplace.
CRW & Associates is led by Charlisa Watson, MHSA, an award-winning, senior public health consultant with nearly 26 years of health care experience in analyzing, developing and implementing policies and programs to improve health care delivery systems.
“The winners of this year’s Top 100 MBE Award exemplify excellence and economic stability,” said Sharon R. Pinder, founder of the Top 100 MBE Awards Ceremony. “Charlisa Watson represents the goals and aspirations of many entrepreneurs across this region.”
This year’s Top 100 MBE ceremony host organizations are the Mayor’s Office of Minority and Women-Owned Business Development; MBDA Business Center – Baltimore; Southwest Airlines; BGE; State Farm; Whiting-Turner, and others. For more information about the award, visit www.top100mbe.com.
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