CFO ReStart, founded by Mobomo’s CFO Wendy Kessell, has been honored as the Asian American Chamber of Commerce (AACC)’s 2019 New Business of the Year, and Mobomo’s President, Ken Fang won AACC’s Member of the Year. The awards were bestowed at the “Jewels of Asia” Awards Gala held in Tysons Corner, Virginia on May 3, 2019. Dedicated to improving the economic development for Asian & Pacific American (APA) owned businesses in the Metropolitan Washington, D.C. area, the AACC hosts a gala each year in order to recognize businesses, community organizations, and APA business leaders who have made outstanding contributions to both the business community and economy.
The New Business of the Year awardee is recognized for demonstrating proactive and innovation leadership with their business or industry; demonstrating measurable success, growth, or promise as a business; and practicing good corporate citizenship and making exceptional contributions by promoting community betterment as an employer. CFO ReStart’s CEO, Wendy Kessell, said “We are so honored to be recognized by the Asian American Chamber of Commerce. We feel fortunate to be able to help many Asian American run businesses with their 8(a) and government accounting needs. It is our great pleasure to work hand in hand with CEOs in many industries – government and commercial – to jumpstart their profits and position their companies at maximum shareholder value.”