SAN RAMON, Calif., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Achievo? Corporation, the leading global software and information technology outsourcing provider with a local front-end and China back-end service model, today announced that Robert P. Lee, the company''s chairman and CEO, will receive the Asia America MultiTechnology Association''s (AAMA) Founders Award at the annual AAMA Connect Conference this week. The event takes place on Wednesday, December 12th at the Santa Clara Hyatt Regency Hotel in Santa Clara, California.
"It is an honor for us to recognize and acknowledge Robert''s contributions to the AAMA for the past 17 years," said Kyung Yoon, AAMA president 2007 and vice chairman of Heidrick & Struggles. "He has been instrumental in transforming AAMA into one of the largest and most successful networking organizations in the Silicon Valley, and we are grateful for his tireless efforts and commitment.
"He personifies what it means to give back to the community. Not only has his involvement helped shape AAMA, but he serves as a respected role model who has influenced, counseled and guided a countless number of people. AAMA would not be the organization it is today without Robert Lee."
Dr. Lee is currently AAMA''s chairman and serves on the board of trustees. He joined AAMA in 1990, and has served several terms as president or chairman. Today, AAMA has a worldwide network of 10,000 members representing more than 2,000 companies throughout the U.S. and Asia. AAMA''s members, both Asian Americans and non-Asian Americans, are key players in the Internet, wireless, telecommunications, computers, semiconductor, software, hardware, electronics and bio-tech industries.
AAMA is also supported by a strong network of service industries -- venture capital, law, finance, banking, marketing and public relations, technical and business consulting -- that are critical to the success of these technology companies.
For nearly 30 years, AAMA -- the Asia America MultiTechnology Association has served as the premiere business networking community, representing an integral icon of the Silicon Valley. From its founding days in 1979 to its current thriving place as a powerhouse for the greater Asia Pacific region, the reach and influence of AAMA is rapidly enhancing the quality of advancing sectors in every high-tech related industry. AAMA offers various programs throughout the year ranging from the monthly Speaker Series Meeting to the premiere annual Connect Conference, which attracts over 1,000 participants each year. Information on AAMA is located at
Achievo is a global offshore software and information technology outsourcing provider with a local front-end and China back-end service model. With expertise in diverse technologies including Java/J2EE, .NET and embedded platforms, the CMM- and ISO- certified company offers improved efficiencies, scale, diversification, and a combined talent pool to deliver cost-effective, secure, quality-centric, and scalable IT outsourcing services to customers and partners worldwide. Customers include Accela, Audi, BMO Bank of Montreal, CA, China Mobile, Chrysler, Daimler, Hitachi, Honda, Mitsubishi, Nomura, Siemens, Toyota and Vidient. Headquartered in the Silicon Valley, Achievo has offices in the United States, Canada, Germany, China and Japan. For information on the company and its services, visit
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