DataKey’s Samantha Durante Honored as Westchester Rising Star

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Westchester County, NY – June 8, 2012.  The Business Council of Westchester has honored DataKey team member Samantha Durante as one of Westchester County’s outstanding up-and-coming professionals with a “40 Under 40” Rising Stars award.

Samantha was nominated for Rising Star recognition by DataKey partner Ted Miller for the consistent quality of her work.  In Ted’s own words, “Samantha has been able to jump into a broad range of extremely demanding client projects for DataKey and not only hit the ground running, but hit it out of the park and add critical value for demanding Fortune 100 client projects. She produces terrific results on a consistent and reliable basis well beyond her years.”

Ted also praised Samantha’s work ethic and her positive team attitude.  “Samantha has a confidence and leadership style that makes her an absolute pleasure to work with.  She is poised, straightforward, tactful, and assertive, and always a team player.  She can lead effectively and won’t let her team down.”

Samantha and 39 other recipients of this year’s Rising Star award were honored at a reception on June 7th hosted by the Business Council of Westchester.  The members of the 2012 Rising Stars class were selected for their exemplification of leadership, foresight and vision for the future of Westchester County.

About DataKey. DataKey Consulting, LLC is one of the fastest growing management consulting firms in Westchester County, NY, with satellite offices in California.  Founded by Ted Miller in 2004, DataKey vowed to form a different kind of consulting firm, where experienced consultants formulate recommendations and follow through on implementations that “stick.”  DataKey has successfully completed hundreds of projects across more than 30 different industries for companies from mid-market to Fortune 500. As a measure of client satisfaction, over 90% of DataKey clients engage in more than one project with the DataKey team.  To learn more, please visit

Contact: Ted Miller 100 South Bedford Road Suite 340, Mt. Kisco, NY 10549 914-945-8808