Leadership Fairfax Inc. (LFI), U.S.A presented awards to five individuals and two organizations at its ninth annual Northern Virginia Leadership Awards Gala Nov. 4 at the Westfields Marriott in Chantilly.
Sudhakar Shenoy, CEO and founder for IMC, received the Community Trustee Business Award. LFI recognized Shenoy for his contributions in shaping the regional technology business community by being actively involved on numerous regional and statewide boards and commissions, such as the Center for Innovative Technology and the Northern Virginia Technology Council. Shenoy’s passion for technology and its role in the evolution of education led to IMC’s partnership with Kent Gardens Elementary School in McLean and the creation of a distance-learning lab.
Other nominees were: the Arlie Center, for integrating responsible environmental practices into its business operation, and Hinge, for its history of giving back to the community with volunteer work and in-kind services.