Rose International
CEO Named Entrepreneur
of the Year

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Rose International CEO Named Entrepreneur of the Years

Rose CEO recognized as one of the top business owners in Orange County, Calif.

ST. LOUIS (October 28, 2004) - Rose International CEO, Himanshu (Sue) Bhatia , has been recognized as an Entrepreneur of the Year by the Asian Business Association of Orange County (ABAOC).

This award recognizes Mrs. Bhatia for her entrepreneurial success in the Orange County region, as well as her personal accomplishments and community involvements.

"It is an honor to receive this award," said Mrs. Bhatia. "It is a result of the hard-work and dedication of the entire Rose team. Together, we have shaped Rose into the company that it is."

This award recognizes Orange County business owners of Asian heritage with a successful, measurable track record.

Mrs. Bhatia will receive her award at the ABAOC's 10 th Annual Awards Banquet in Orange County on November 12.

About Rose International

Founded in 1993, St. Louis-based Rose International is a leader in providing information technology and business services to corporations and government agencies nationwide. With nearly 1,000 associates and steady revenue growth, Rose is recognized as one of the country's fastest-growing and most successful companies.

In 2003, Rose received the SBA National Entrepreneurial Success award, and in 2001, CEO Himanshu Bhatia was named the Missouri Small-Business Person of the Year. The company has been consistently recognized for its success, having been named to the VARBusiness 500, Inc 500, St. Louis Regional Technology Top 50,Deloitte & Touche Fast 500 and Working Woman 500 , among many other honors. Most recently, the company was named one of 12 Regional Suppliers of the Year by the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC).

For more information on Rose International, visit the company's website at www.roseIT.com or email pr@roseIT.com.