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Lynx Technology Partners Awarded NMBC William J. Hunter Award for Outstanding Work at BNY Mellon
New York, NY – March 21, 2016 – Leading IT Risk and Cybersecurity solutions provider, Lynx Technology Partners, (Lynx) was awarded the William J. Hunter Outstanding Minority Business Award at this year’s 36th Annual National Minority Business Council (NMBC) and BNY Mellon Awards.
Lynx has been a trusted partner to BYN Mellon since 2009, providing expert-led solutions that effectively improve security and facilitate compliance, reduce risk, and enhance efficiency. Lynx focuses on leading IT Risk, Compliance, and Cybersecurity in highly regulated industries such as financial services, energy, government, healthcare, retail, and higher education. With more than 30 years of knowledge and expertise, the company selects and implements cutting edge security technologies to manage Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC), to enable businesses to make critical decisions and satisfy regulatory auditors.
Lynx Technology Partners has already been named the fastest growing company led by an African American by Inc. 5000, which takes into account the 5000 fastest growing companies. The company’s success is due in part to the increasing demand for effective compliance and risk management in businesses, and meeting those demands with creative solutions, working with a company’s existing tools or leveraging their own IT governance, risk, and compliance platform, Lynx Risk Manager.
“It’s especially rewarding and exciting receive this honor from the NBMC and to accept the award at BNY Mellon, since they were our very first enterprise customer”, said Aric K. Perminter, Founder and Chairman of Lynx Technology. “We would not have experienced the tremendous growth without the trust of our partners at BNY Mellon.”
The 36th Annual National Minority Business Council (NMBC) and BNY Mellon Awards took place on Thursday, February 24 at BNY Mellon’s Barclay Street offices in New York City and was attended by entrepreneurs, professionals, and representatives from public and private sectors.
The MNBC’s goal is to expand opportunities available to small, minority, and women business owners. ‘’We want to support you – and we trust you’ll support us’’, said John F. Robinson, President and CEO of MNBC.
The NMBC has been serving the minority, women and veteran-owned business community since it began 44 years ago in 1972. They are a not-for-profit organization meeting the needs of the small business community domestically and globally, dedicated to providing business assistance, educational opportunities, seminars, purchasing listings and other related services. Direct services provided by the NMBD relate to their five core goals; procurement, education and training, advocacy, global business services, and financial resources.
Lynx Technology Partners helps forward-thinking security and risk leaders in highly regulated industries think differently, solve problems and look good by providing fast and flexible IT risk, cybersecurity, and compliance solutions powered by innovative industry experts and an award-winning GRC platform. Customers include Fortune 500 Financial Services Enterprises, Federal Government Agencies, Higher Education Systems, Energy and Nuclear Power. Our mission is simple: To be the first call our partners make when they need help in cybersecurity, governance, risk, and compliance. We value entrepreneurship, ingenuity, hustle, creativity, flawless execution, and flexibility.
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