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Lynda Ellis, CEO of Capitol Concierge, Named 2016 Profiles in Success Award Winner

ROCKVILLE, MD, December 13, 2016 – Lynda Ellis, owner, CEO and president of Capitol Concierge, has been named the 2016 Profiles in Success award winner. The award was presented by Gordon J. Bernhardt, president, founder and CEO of Bernhardt Wealth Management and author of “Profiles in Success: Inspiration from Executive Leaders in the Washington, D.C. Area” at the Third Annual Profiles in Success Celebration held on November 20, 2016.

Profiles in Success award winners are selected for consistently demonstrating character, chemistry and caring in business. The award is selected from a small group of Washington, D.C. area business leaders, profiled by Bernhardt. Profiles include various success stories, with an emphasis on the leaders’ entrepreneurialism and a positive spirit.

Lynda Ellis was selected as the 2016 award winner based on her inspirational profile, titled “The Temple Within,” which demonstrates the personal and professional challenges she’s overcome to become the visionary leader she is today.

“I’m incredibly honored for this opportunity to receive the Profiles in Success award,” said Ellis. “I hope I can continue to inspire business owners to be entrepreneurs, dreamers and optimists, regardless of what challenges they face.”

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About Lynda Ellis

Lynda Ellis is the Owner, CEO and President of Washington, D.C.-based Capitol Concierge, the nation’s first and unrivaled provider of corporate, residential and commercial concierge services. Her accomplishments include being named the CEO World Award’s 2016 Gold Winner “Female CEO of the Year, Hospitality, Travel and Recreation;” Golden Bridge Award’s 2015 Gold Winner “Women Executive of the Year;” Enterprising Women Magazine’s 2013 “Enterprising Women of the Year;” and 2012 Brava! “Business Hall of Fame;” the prestigious “National Capital Business Ethics Award” in 2012; and the Apartment and Office Building Association’s “Outstanding Leadership Award” for seven consecutive years. Lynda was also named “Outstanding Young Woman in America” and awarded the “Presidential Appreciation Award” by the American Red Cross.

About Profiles in Success

Designed to inspire current and future small-business owners, this collection of profiles highlights personal stories and words of wisdom from a diverse group of business leaders in and around the Washington D.C. area. Cases cover a wide and varied array of successes and innovations with an emphasis on entrepreneurialism and a positive spirit. This motivational book provides a much-needed venue for celebrating business owners and executives who conduct themselves in an ethical and commendable fashion. Readers can learn from the lessons of others while examining their own values and administrative styles. To learn more about Profiles in Success, visit