By: Administrator on February 11th, 2009

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Helios HR Selected as Best of Reston Corporate Category


Contact: Amy McDowell, Reston Interfaith, 571-323-9582

Amanda Andere, Reston Interfaith, 571-323-9570

Reston, VA – February 11, 2009 – The 2009 Best of Reston Honorees and Strategic Partners were formally announced Wednesday, February 11, 2009, at the “Revealing the Best” Reception, generously hosted by Vinifera Wine Bar and Bistro, located in the Westin Reston Heights.

This year’s winners in the following new categories are:

  • Above and Beyond Employee

Mr. David Eisenman – Reston’s Finest Host
Mr. Verdia Haywood – Building a Vibrant Community

  • Corporate/Business Leader

Helios HR – Sharing Resources, Leading by Example

  • Civic/Community Organization

The Reston Triathlon – The Heart and Health of Reston
Reston Chapter of the Links, Inc. – Weaving Service Into Leadership

  • Individual Community Member

Mr. Charles Wight – A Quiet Strength for Those in Need
Mrs. Kohann Williams – Envisioning a Holistic World
Eve and Rick Thompson – Nurturing Reston’s Best

Best of Reston 2009 is presented by the following Strategic Partners:

  • The JBG Companies
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Reston Hospital Center/HCA Virginia
  • The Virginia Spine Institute

The annual Best of Reston Awards honor businesses, organizations, and individuals who have put forth tremendous effort in their commitment to community service and improving the lives of others. The Awards and Gala are produced in partnership by Reston Interfaith and the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce. Nominations for the awards were submitted between September and December from the community. An anonymous panel reviewed all nominations and selected the winners of this year’s awards.Winners of the 2009 Best of Reston Awards will be formally honored at the 18th Annual Best of Reston Gala on April 30, 2009, at the Hyatt Regency Reston. Sponsorship opportunities for the gala are available for $500 and up; details are available at Proceeds from Best of Reston support the programs and services of Reston Interfaith.

About Helios HR

Helios HR provides HR consulting and outsourced human resource services. We work with companies to design and build HR systems, processes, and policies. We then execute and manage these initiatives for our clients. Our delivery models include outsourced, retained, interim and project based solutions. For more information visit us