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Project Assistants, Inc. Awarded Microsoft Gold Certified Partner Status

WILMINGTON, DE – October 17, 2005 – Project Assistants, a leading provider of enterprise project management consulting, development and training, is pleased to announce it has attained Gold Certified Status in the Microsoft Partner Program.

According to Gus Cicala, Project Assistants’ President and CEO, “We are honored to be recognized by Microsoft with this award – this status is a testament to the value we provide our customers and is yet another confirmation of how we stand apart from our competitors.” As a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, Project Assistants has access to exclusive product information and resources which we are now able to share with our customers.

In order to attain Microsoft Gold Certified Partner status, organizations are required to prove their competency in one Microsoft Area of Specialization. Project Assistants exceeded this requirement, earning two competencies as well as being recognized as Microsoft Small Business Specialists. The Information Worker Solutions competency recognizes our proven excellence at building collaboration and group productivity solutions, while the Networking Infrastructure Solutions competency was awarded due to our proven ability to implement technology solutions based on Microsoft Windows Server operating system technology.

About the Microsoft Partner Program:

The Microsoft Partner Program was designed to recognize technology organizations’ expertise in delivering Microsoft-based solutions to meet customer needs. It focuses on the ability to serve customers and drive their business success, while developing technology skills related to Microsoft solutions. Gold Certified Partners, those who have attained the highest level within the Microsoft Partner program, are provided with access to exclusive tools and support which help them stand out in the marketplace.

About Project Assistants:

Project Assistants is a leading provider of consulting services, custom development, education and products for enterprise project management solutions. Our primary clients include organizations in diverse industries that base their businesses on mission critical projects that require enterprise-wide project management methodologies, processes and tools and an organization to support them. Founded in 1996, Project Assistants is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware with international delivery capability. Also recognized as a Microsoft Office Project Premier Partner, Project Assistants was recently recognized in Inc 500 as one of “America’s Fastest Growing Private Companies.” On average, each member of our consulting team has over 20 years of project management and related business experience. The team also includes a significant number of published authors of the best-selling Microsoft Project publications and other leading Project Management publications. For more information about Project Assistants, Inc., go to