Custom Computer Specialists Named Large Business Finalist for a second year in a row in the Prestigious HIA-LI 26th Annual Business Achievement Awards

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Custom Computer Specialists Named Large Business Finalist for a second year in a row in the Prestigious HIA-LI 26th Annual Business Achievement Awards
Finalists Represent Top Contenders for Long Island-based Business Awards; Winners will be announced during HIA-LI Annual Business Achievement Awards, Tuesday, September 29, 2020

HAUPPAUGE, NEW YORK, AUGUST 20, 2020 – Custom Computer Specialists, (“Custom”), is pleased to announce that it has been selected as a Large Business finalist in the Business Achievement Awards competition conducted by HIA-LI, the recognized voice for business on Long Island. Recipients will be announced during a virtual awards ceremony that begins at 12 PM, Tuesday, September 29, 2020.

“We are honored to be among the finalists in the category of Large Business of the HIA-LI Business Achievement Awards,” said Greg Galdi, President and CEO of Custom. “The HIA-LI Business Achievement Awards are among the most prestigious honors awarded to outstanding Long Island-based businesses. For nearly two decades, HIA-LI has recognized the best of the best business on Long Island and Custom is proud to be among those nominated for the second year in a row.”

“HIA-LI is pleased to recognize Custom Computer Specialists as a finalist in the Large Business category of our Business Achievement Awards competition,” said Terri Alessi-Miceli, President and CEO of HIA-LI.  “Our finalists represent some of the highest performing and best run companies on Long Island and in the world.  Custom Computer Specialists has been named a finalist in recognition of its achievements in industry leadership, creativity, successful business operations, corporate vision, and other characteristics vital to developing and growing a winning organization.”

In choosing the finalists, the selection committee considered multiple factors. The award criteria include:

  • Positive employer/employee relations
  • Commitment to the growth or betterment of the Long Island business community
  • Revenue and profitability trends over the last three years
  • Three to five year vision for the company’s future

Additional criteria that were considered include:

  • Recent outstanding accomplishments
  • Technical innovation or innovative processes
  • Expansion into new markets
  • Industry leadership
  • Overcoming adversity

Those interested in attending the luncheon, or companies interested in becoming sponsors, should contact Anthony Forgione, HIA-LI Director of Business Development, at aforgione@hia-li.org or 631-543-5355.

About Custom Computer Specialists, Inc.

Custom Computer Specialists is an innovative technology solutions provider. By offering an extensive range of services including the secure transmission of data, dedicated IT support staffing, proactive monitoring and modern network technologies, our clients improve their competitive advantage, financial performance and their ability to deliver value. To learn more about our innovative solutions please contact us at 800.598.8989 or visit us at www.customonline.com.

About HIA-LI

HIA-LI helps Long Island businesses prosper. For over 40 years, we have been the recognized voice for business on Long Island and a powerful force and economic engine for regional development. We provide a forum for business leaders to network, problem solve and obtain advice on critical issues facing their businesses. Our member companies represent tens of thousands of business professionals. We’re headquartered in and support one of the largest industrial parks in the United States. HIA-LI programs and events promote strategic partnerships, targeted networking, information sharing and business advocacy. Members benefit from our committees, educational programs, career resources, research capabilities, mentoring opportunities, and business advisory services. For more information, visit http://www.hia-li.org or call 631-543-5355.