Celebrating Parata’s Company of the Year Award

Raleigh, N.C. — May 14, 2013 — APICS Triangle Chapter will present the Company of the Year Award for its fiscal year 2013 at its Top Management Night featuring Keith Launchbury, CFPIM, CIRM, CSCP.  Keith will present “The Real World Lessons that they do not teach you at Business School”. The event will take place at the Embassy Suites Raleigh-Durham Airport-Brier Creek, 8001 Arco Corporate Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina, 27617 on Tuesday, May 14 at 6:00-8:15 PM.

Parata Systems was chosen because of their outstanding merits and efforts in the following categories:

  • Providing support for the coordination of development meeting, workshops and educational services
  • Provided venues for educational courses, certifications and plant tours
  • Referred or placed job postings on the chapters career center
  • Encouraged APICS membership to colleagues or maintained an Enterprise membership status
  • Is a strong supporter and has core knowledge of APICS Body of Knowledge (BOK)

“Parata Systems has provided consistent support to the Triangle Chapter for the past year and we look forward to growing our relationship. Parata Systems shared a meeting location for public classes, professional development program speakers, and time for board member development. Their support continues to translate into real value for the Triangle Chapter.” said Lisa Ross, APICS Triangle Chapter President.

About APICS:
APICS, the Association for Operations Management, is the global leader and premier source of the body of knowledge in operations management, including production, inventory, supply chain, materials management, purchasing, and logistics. Since 1957, individuals and companies have relied on APICS for its superior training, internationally recognized certifications, comprehensive resources, and worldwide network of accomplished industry professionals.

Officially incorporated on January 6, 1986, the APICS Triangle Chapter of APICS covers a very large and diverse area of Central North Carolina centered within the Greater Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill area; and includes Fayetteville, Southern Pines, and Sanford (to our south), Wilson and Rocky Mount (to our east), and many of the smaller towns and villages within 40 miles north and west of the Triangle area. For more information, visit www.apics-triangle.org.

About Parata Systems:
Parata invented and brought to market in 2003 the fastest, most accurate pharmacy dispensing technology available. Parata later acquired two industry leaders and innovated the next generation in pharmacy automation, Parata Max® and Parata Mini®. Today, Parata offers a full line of pharmacy technology solutions, including Parata PASS™, an innovative medication management system to help pharmacists improve adherence, patient health outcomes and profitability. Parata is a brand trusted by 12,000 pharmacies and a growing number of healthcare professionals serving diverse patient populations. Pharmacists across the country have dispensed more than 2.5 billion prescriptions using Parata products, helping avoid an estimated 20 million medication errors.