Ardent Management Consulting Appoints Michael Matechak Partner and Vice President

CHANTILLY, Va. , Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Ardent Management Consulting (ArdentMC) today announced the appointment of Michael Matechak as a Partner and Vice President. Mr. Matechak joined the company in October 2006 , and will lead the company's commercial, state, and local government consulting practices.

"We are delighted to have Michael as part of our leadership team as a partner and vice president," said Brandon LaBonte , CEO of ArdentMC. "He has demonstrated an exceptional ability to serve our clients, grow practice areas, and foster teamwork among his colleagues. His commitment to quality, value-driven solutions has helped shape our organization's culture for the last two years."

Mr. Matechak will focus on expanding ArdentMC's overall client base with an emphasis on state, local, and commercial clients. He will lead a team delivering business consulting and information technology solutions to multiple organizations within the practice area.

Prior to joining ArdentMC, Mr. Matechak was Director of Program Management for the Circle Line Companies in New York, NY , where he directed the Program Management Office marketing, business support operations, and call centers for five separate business units. Before Circle Line, Mr. Matechak was a Senior Manager in the Government Contracts Consulting practice of Navigant Consulting, formerly Arthur Andersen Government Contracts Group.

Michael earned his Bachelor's degree from Washington and Lee University. He has been an instructor for the National Contract Management Association (NCMA), Project Management Institute (PMI), and Federal Publications.

About ArdentMC

Ardent Management Consulting is a results oriented, program management and IT consulting firm specializing in large scale program management, business process consulting and complex systems integration for clients ranging from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to Fortune 500 entities within the private sector. ArdentMC was founded on the principal that serving our clients is a privilege -- and that meeting our clients missions requires superior, highly dedicated resources, a focus on execution, and a never ending commitment to excellence. For more information about ArdentMC, please visit

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