NEW YORK, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Zanett (NASDAQ: ZANE), a leading consulting firm specializing in business processes and information technology, today announced it was the recipient of a Customer Choice Award at the recent 2011 Life Sciences Technology Insight Summit in Boston, MA. Zanett received the Customer Choice Award in the "Overall Excellence" category, recognizing the company for its contributions to the Life Sciences community in meeting evolving regulatory, technical, and management consulting needs. Presented at the 2011 Life Sciences Technology Insight Summit, a two-day, invitation-only educational and networking program, the Customer Choice Awards were voted on by a pre-qualified, hosted audience taking part in case study sessions, MeetingZone sessions and one-on-one meetings. The nominations for these awards were made by the participating technology buyers and end users, primarily director-level and above in management positions at leading Life Sciences organizations (including pharmaceutical, clinical trials and medical devices). "We are very honored to receive this award and believe it is indicative of our Life Sciences industry thought leadership and skills in integrating and implementing technology solutions," said Vince Vickers, senior vice president of healthcare and health sciences, Zanett. "We have made significant investments in our Life Sciences focus and look forward to continuing to provide the industry with best-in-class services and solutions that lower cost, improve performance and accelerate return on investment." Zanett, an Oracle Platinum Partner and Microsoft Gold Partner, provides focused Life Sciences services and industry know-how that improve operational performance and address regulatory and compliance requirements, while reducing associated total costs of ownership. The core service offerings of Zanett Life Sciences include Strategy and Transformation, Regulatory Compliance, Enterprise Resource Planning (including Supply Chain Management, Financial Management and Human Capital Management), Project Recovery, Business Intelligence and Infrastructure Technology.