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Welcome to the
Florida program

Announcing finalists and Lifetime Achievement Honoree!
Congratulations to this year’s EY Entrepreneur Of The Year finalists and Lifetime Achievement Honoree in Florida! Now celebrating its 30th year, the awards program recognizes entrepreneurs in over 145 cities in 60 countries who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.

These business leaders were selected as finalists by a panel of independent judges. Award recipients will be announced for the first time at a black tie Awards gala on Thursday, June 9 at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts in Tampa, FL. Join us at this year's event and see who will take home top honors.



Key program dates

Finalist reception
May 9, 2016 | Jacksonville
May 11, 2016 | Orlando
May 23, 2016 | Tampa
May 25, 2016 | South Florida

Florida Program 30th Anniversary awards gala
June 9, 2016
Straz Center
1010 North Macinnes Place
Tampa, FL 33602

Strategic Growth Forum and National awards gala
November 16-20, 2016

Meet the winners

Congratulations to the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2015 Florida award recipients. Click here for a full listing and profiles on this exceptional group of entrepreneurs.

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Contact us

Have a question about our program? We'd love to hear from you!

Greg Rosica

Greg Rosica
Program Partner
Tampa, FL

Kristina McLendon

Kristina McLendon
Program Coordinator
Atlanta, GA
+1 404 541 8945