Pamela Chambers O´Rourke, Founder and CEO of ICON Information Consultants, LP, has been named as a 2020 Most Admired CEO Honoree, an award which honors outstanding and admirable Houston-area CEOs, the company said.
Judges scored each candidate based on his or her contribution to company success, civic involvement, career achievement and more. The judges selected 31 for-profit leaders and 19 nonprofit leaders for this year´s award. The 50 honorees will be recognized at a virtual event on August 20.
The Most Admired CEOs represent multiple industries including professional services, health care systems, real estate companies, charter schools, hospitality companies, builders, colleges and more.
O´Rourke values giving back to the community. Under her leadership, ICON has a long history of funding scholarships and mentoring through the University of Houston, hosting educational events, and providing college students with internship opportunities.
In 2018, the C200 Foundation presented the Annual Luminary Awards for 2017 accomplishments, including to Ms. O´Rourke, the Entrepreneurial Champion Donations to benefit the C200/Pamela Chambers O´Rourke Scholars. In recognition of the significant impact she has had throughout her career as an Entrepreneur, the C200 Foundation awarded three USD 10,000 Scholar Awards to women graduate business students at the University of Houston in Pamela´s name.
Always at the forefront of technology, ICON Information Consultants has an end-to-end direct sourcing solution that includes AI based matching technology and a database of over 17MM+ US based candidates. From staff augmentation to payroll and IC management services, ICON specializes in identifying, recruiting, placing, and managing professionals in the areas of IT, Finance, Accounting, Human Resources, Procurement and Project Management. For more information, visit www.ICONconsultants.com.