Laserfiche Recognizes Patricia Clay, Associate Vice President & CIO at Hudson County Community College as the 2023 Nien-Ling Wacker Visionary Award Winner

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Patricia Clay, 2023 Nien-Ling Wacker Visionary Award Winner

LONG BEACH, CALIFORNIA, March 14, 2023 —Accelerated Information Systems (AIS) is pleased to announce that Patricia Clay, associate vice president and chief information officer of their client, Hudson County Community College has been honored by Laserfiche as the 2023 Nien-Ling Wacker Visionary Award winner as part of the annual Run Smarter Awards. Laserfiche — the leading SaaS provider of intelligent content management and business process automation — launched the Run Smarter Awards in 2005 to recognize people and organizations that use Laserfiche to improve productivity, innovate processes and achieve exceptional business results. 

As a strategic information technology leader specializing in a holistic approach to higher education technology, Clay focuses on using technology for an inclusive environment that fosters student success. She has put her leadership, expertise and foresight at the service of Hudson County Community College and the wider education industry, leading digital transformation initiatives at the college and co-chairing EDUCAUSE’s Higher Education Information Security Council (HEISC) Advisory Committee.

“Finding the right ways to incorporate technology can be difficult, especially at large institutions like Hudson County Community College, but Patricia’s commitment to a holistic, student-focused approach proves to be a winning formula for success. Whether on her own campus, or in her role as co-chair of EDUCAUSE’s HEISC Advisory Committee, Patricia has proven herself as a visionary leader and is poised to continue breaking boundaries. On behalf of the Accelerated team, we are honored to see Patricia recognized and look forward to her continued success!”

– Zaheer Master, president of AIS

“The Run Smarter Awards are about celebrating individuals, teams and organizations that use Laserfiche in ways that spark change, whether that is within the organization, in the wider Laserfiche community, or the world,” said Karl Chan, CEO of Laserfiche. “We’re proud to honor this year’s winners, who are on the front lines developing, optimizing and promoting these transformative solutions.”

The winners of the Laserfiche Run Smarter Awards will be celebrated virtually during the Laserfiche Empower Conference. Learn more about these award-winning solutions here.


About Accelerated Information Systems

Accelerated Information Systems (AIS) is an award-winning professional services firm focused on solving business challenges with software solutions. AIS provides expert guidance, utilizing industry expertise and a strong technical skill set to design, implement, and support enterprise solutions.

AIS provides a full suite of professional services including consulting, solution design, implementation, technical support, data conversion, system integration, training, and project management.

Clients of AIS include State and Local Government, Colleges and Universities, Financial Services (Wealth Management, Investment Advisors, Broker-Dealers), Manufacturers, Not-for-Profit Organizations, TV and Media, and Multi-National Non-Governmental Organizations.

Founded in 2005, AIS is headquartered in New York and is also certified in multiple other states as a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) and a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE). In addition to their status as a Platinum Certified Laserfiche Solution Provider and the 2019 Laserfiche Cloud Solution Provider of the Year, AIS is a Microsoft Cloud Silver Certified Partner.

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About Laserfiche

Laserfiche is the leading SaaS provider of intelligent content management and business process automation. Through powerful workflows, electronic forms, document management and analytics, the Laserfiche® platform accelerates how business gets done, enabling leaders to focus on growth across the enterprise.

Laserfiche pioneered the paperless office with enterprise content management. Today, Laserfiche’s cloud-first development approach incorporates innovations in machine learning and AI to enable organizations in more than 80 countries to transform into digital businesses. Customers in every industry — including government, education, financial services, healthcare and manufacturing — use Laserfiche to boost productivity, scale their business and deliver digital-first customer experiences.

Laserfiche employees in offices around the world are committed to the company’s vision of empowering customers and inspiring people to reimagine how technology can transform lives.

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