March 22, 2017

ActioNet President & CEO Receives Trailblazing Women in Business Award from Fairfax County

  Vienna, VA 

ActioNet, Inc. announced today that its President & CEO, Ashley W. Chen, was named one of the “Trailblazing Women in Labor and Business” by the Fairfax County Commission for Women as part of the celebration of Women’s History Month 2017.

“It is a great honor to be named one of the “Trailblazing Women in Labor and Business” during Women’s History Month 2017!” stated Ashley W. Chen, ActioNet’s President & CEO. “My sincere thanks to Ms. Cynthia Bhatnagar, the Chair of the Fairfax County Commission for Women (the Commission) for the nomination.   As a young lady from a small tropical island in the Pacific Ocean to an Entrepreneur in Fairfax County, the Greatest County in the Greatest Country in the World, I have so much to be Thankful for.  Giving Back to the Community and helping others achieve their dreams are gratifying and important parts of our Journey together.  My passion will continue our Journey of “Turning Vison into Action” and boldly go where no one has gone before!”


About the Fairfax County Commission for Women

The Fairfax County Commission for Women advises the Board of Supervisors on ways to promote the full equality of women and girls in Fairfax County. Established in 1971, the Commission has been an active voice for women in areas such as domestic violence, educational equality, and progress in the workplace. The Commission is part of a national network of some 300 state and local Commissions for Women.

The Commission is comprised of 12 Commissioners: 9 Commissioners represent their County magisterial district (appointed by the Supervisor for that district); 1 at-large Commissioner and 1 minority at-large Commissioner (both appointed by BOS Chairman); and 1 student representative (selected through a competitive process). The Commission meets on the second Monday of every month (except August) at 7:00 pm.

For more information on the Fairfax County Commission for Women, please view the Commission for Women Fact Sheet at

About ActioNet, Inc.

ActioNet, Inc., headquartered in Vienna, Virginia, is a CMMI-DEV Level 4 and CMMI-SVC Level 4, ISO 20000, ISO 27001, ISO 9001, HDI-certified, woman-owned IT Engineering Services Firm with strong qualifications and expertise in Cloud-based Solutions, Cyber Security and Agile Software Engineering. As a Mission-Focused, Client-Centric and Results-Driven organization, ActioNet also follows the Project Management Institute (PMI) methodology as well as Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) standards. ActioNet has outstanding financial performance, as evidenced by our “Exceeds Customer Expectations” and the highest 5A1 Financial Rating from Dun & Bradstreet, a 92 out of 100 rating from Open Ratings, the 2014 National Capital Corporate Growth Award by the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), and Washington Technology Top 100 2013-2016. ActioNet’s human capital leadership is recognized by being designated one of the Best Workplaces for Commuters℠ by the Fairfax County Department of Transportation (FCDOT) 2013-2016 and Washington Post Top Workplaces 2014-2016.

For more information, please visit our web site at


Michelle Barnes, 703-204-0090 Ext. 102, [email protected]