NEW ORLEANS, LA--(Marketwire - June 23, 2009) - Lisa Kazor, President and CEO of Savantage Solutions, today received the Association of Government Accountant's (AGA) National President's Award from Samuel T. Mok, AGA National President, for her unwavering support of AGA on a chapter, regional and national level, and her outstanding contributions to improving financial management throughout the federal government. AGA, considered the thought leader in government financial management, supports the careers and professional development of government finance professionals working in federal, state and local governments as well as the private sector and academia. Ms. Kazor was recognized for her outstanding leadership in the private sector

"I believe in the growth and professional development of all government finance professionals at every level and in every field, and in all of the work that AGA accomplishes on their behalf," said Ms. Kazor today. "Being recognized by AGA for my contributions to this deserving organization is truly an honor."

The Association's National President presents special Presidential Awards to recognize individuals who have made extraordinary contributions to the success of the Association's programs during that President's term.

"Through her support of and participation in AGA, Ms. Kazor has dedicated herself to ensuring that leaders in government financial management have support and partnership with the private industry," said Mr. Mok. "The National President's Award recognizes those whose contributions have strengthened and promoted AGA's mission and programs, and with her outstanding leadership, high ethical standards, and innovative management techniques, Ms. Kazor embodies these attributes."

About Savantage Solutions

Savantage Solutions provides a wide range of consulting, integration, technology and support solutions and services to Federal agencies. One of only five vendors of financial management systems certified for federal use by the GSA's Financial Systems Integration Office (FSIO), Savantage also provides enterprise e-business solutions to government agencies. A woman-owned business headquartered in Rockville, Maryland, Savantage takes pride in its emphasis on service excellence. For more information, please contact Janice Fugler at 301-258-5600 or by email:

About AGA

The Association of Government Accountants is a 15,000-member professional association that serves government accountability professionals by providing quality education, fostering professional development and certification and working in the public interest for higher standards of government accountability and transparency. To find out more about AGA, visit their website at

Contact Information: Contact: Janice Fugler (301) 258-5600