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|May 13, 2009 07:00 AM EDT||
"Entrepreneurs contribute so much to our economy and the fabric of this nation," said
The Metro New York finalists for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year awards in 2009 are:
Abbie Newman Abigail Michaels Concierge Michael Fazio Abigail Michaels Concierge Aaron Lieberman Acelero Learning Kevin P. Ryan AlleyCorp LLC Robert Rosenschein Answers Corporation Daniel DiSano Axispoint, Inc. Matthew Wasserlauf BBE, Inc. Lexy Funk Brooklyn Industries Glenn Goldman Capital Access Network, Inc. Joe Apprendi Collective Media Seth Besmertnik Conductor, Inc. Mike Seiman CPX Interactive Kevin Lee Didit Tariq Farid Edible Arrangements International, Inc. Eleni Gianopulos Eleni's New York Wayne Danson Encompass Group Affiliates, Inc. Joshua S. Levine ESP Technologies Corp. Ray Sidhom EVO Merchant Services ReiJane Haui FalconStor Software Liz Neumark Great Performances Douglas W. Klares Infinity Consulting Solutions, Inc. Vikas Kapoor iQor, Inc. Dante Raul Teodoro JUNO Healthcare Staffing System, Inc. Nonette Teodoro JUNO Healthcare Staffing System, Inc. Alan Arsht M Space Holdings, LLC David Perla Pangea3 LLC Marc Boroditsky Passlogix Barry Silbert SecondMarket, Inc. Daniel Tomai Signature Construction Group, Inc. Donald Vaccaro TicketNetwork, Inc. Lisa Giaquinto Universal Environmental Consulting, Inc. Doug Stevenson Vibrant Media, Inc. Craig Gooding Vibrant Media, Inc. Court Cunningham Yodle, Inc. Thomas Butkiewicz Zorbit Resources Scott Kestenbaum Zorbit Resources
Regional award winners will be eligible for consideration for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2009 national awards. Winners in numerous national categories, as well as the overall national Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year award winner, will be announced at the annual awards gala in
This year, the Entrepreneur Of The Year awards program celebrates its 23rd anniversary. The program has expanded to recognize business leaders in over 135 cities in 50 countries throughout the world. Awards are given to entrepreneurs who demonstrate extraordinary success in the areas of innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.
Founded and produced by Ernst & Young LLP, the Entrepreneur Of The Year awards are pleased to have the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and SAP America as national sponsors.
In Metro New York, sponsors include:
Platinum sponsors: HSBC, Scherzer International, Vintage Filings
Gold sponsor: Curran & Connors
To make reservations for the Entrepreneur Of The Year awards gala on
About Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur Of The Year(R) Awards Program
Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur Of The Year(R) Award is the world's most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The award makes a difference through the way it encourages entrepreneurial activity among those with potential and recognizes the contribution of people who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievement. As the first and only truly global award of its kind, the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year(R) award celebrates those who are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses, recognizing them through regional, national and global awards programs in more than 135 cities in 50 countries.
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