By AFRO Staff 

Cathy L. Mays and Angela Gustus, co-owners of CMAG & Associates, were recently recognized by The Capital Region Minority Supplier Development Council (CRMSDC) as 2019 Top 100 MBE winners. 

This prestigious award recognizes owners of minority business enterprises in Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia who have demonstrated exceptional entrepreneurial accomplishments, a high level of professionalism, and have made substantial contributions to their community.  

Co-owners of CMAG & Associates, Cathy L. Mays (left) and Angela Gustus. (Curtesy Photo)

According to the company’s website, CMAG & Associates is a business consulting firm that supports the work of organizations and professionals by assessing their needs, helping clients, and conducting training to enhance productivity.

Established in 2007, the Top 100 MBE Awards ceremony welcomes nearly 1,000 attendees in celebration of the creativity and innovation of regional MBEs who are role models and inspire the entire community. 

Sharon R. Pinder, CRMSDC’s president and CEO, says, “Our board of directors and our corporate members congratulate the 2019 Top 100 MBEs on their stellar accomplishments. We are proud to add this year’s class of winners to our circle of leadership.”

The Top 100 MBE Awards will be presented at the CRMSDC’s 38th Annual Leaders and Legends Awards Ceremony, on Oct. 3 at the MGM National Harbor. 

Angela Gustus, CMAG’s  CEO, says, “Cathy and I are honored and excited to be recognized and to be among such an outstanding group of awardees. We are grateful to our staff, clients, partners and family for their commitment to CMAG’s  success.”