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LimoScene 01.13 A look at people, products, events, and milestones in the world of chauffeured and charter transportation OPERATORS OUT & ABOUT AWARDS, ACHIEVMENTS & ACCOLADES New York Operation Partners With MAC Angels Foundation; CEO Awarded Scholarship for Women Entrepreneurs Oliver Turman, director, Supplier Diversity, AT&T; Alithia Bruinton, director, Supplier Diversity, AT&T; Tim Harden, president, AT&T; Mosaic Global Transportation CEO Maurice Brewster; Sheila Bright, director, Supplier Diversity, AT&T; Marianne Strobel, executive director, Supplier Diversity, AT&T Mosaic Global Transportation Wins Three Awards DENVER, Colo. ��� Redwood City, Calif.-based Mosaic Global Transportation took home three honors from the 40th National Minority Supplier Development Council Annual Expo and Awards Banquet in Denver, Colo. The chauffeured transportation company won the local Bay Area Award, Regional Award and National Award. GPS Insight Ranks 282 On Technology Fast 500 SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. ��� GPS Insight, a provider of GPS tracking solutions for commercial and government feets, ranked 282 on Deloitte���s Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. GPS Insight had a four-year growth of 268% and was ranked the third-fastest growing Arizona company in the Technology Fast 500. This is GPS Insight���s second consecutive year to make the ranking. Top 10 Winners of 2012 Technology Fast 500 Ranking No. 1 ranked Tesle Motors��� Model S all-electric luxury sedan. See page 25 for details. RANK COMPANY PRIMARY INDUSTRY 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Clean Technology Communication/networking Biotechnology/pharmaceutical Communication/networking Communication/networking Media and entertainment Biotechnology/pharmaceutical Software Software Clean Technology Tesla Motors Palo Alto Networks Sagent Pharmaceuticals, Inc. FireEye, Inc. Aerohive Networks, Inc. Avail-TVN NeoStem Avigilon Corporation Recondo Technology EcoSynthetix Inc. Source: Deloitte % GROWTH 279684% 166938% 146443% 55413% 44569% 38479% 31721% 29917% 25482% 25327% White Plains, N.Y. ��� LSW Chauffeured Transportation of White Plains, N.Y. has entered a partnership with the MAC Angels Foundation, an organization dedicated to supporting families with ALS. LSW���s contract with MAC Angels will provide volunteers, families and supporters access to exclusive, chauffeured limousines for on-demand transportation to any location. LSW will give back a portion of its revenues from MAC Angels Foundation to the charity. Inspired by Claire Collier, who lost her battle to ALS in 2009, the MAC Angels Foundation���s goal is to enhance the quality of life for patients, family members and caregivers affected daily by ALS by providing the compassion, education and unique resources needed to manage the devastating effects of this disease. LSW has donated a round-trip local airport transportation service to the MAC Angels Foundation 2012 Gala Beneft Silent Auction. In a separate development, MELISSA THORNTON, CEO of White Plains, N.Y.based LSW Chauffeured Transportation, received a full scholarship to attend the 2012 Tuck-WBENC Executive Program, an intensive weeklong executive learning experience held at IBM���s Learning Center in Armonk, N.Y. Thornton attended the program along with 54 other area women entrepreneurs. Tuck is the nation���s oldest graduate school of business and is renowned for its collaborative learning approach. The Melisa Thornton FOR MORE NEWS GO TO LCTMAG.COM AND FIND LATE BREAKING E-NEWS AND BLOGS ABOUT THE INDUSTRY. 16 LIMOUSINE, CHARTER & TOUR JANUARY 2013 WWW.LCTMAG.COM