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EY Entrepreneur Of The Year
2013 Florida finalists announced

EY is pleased to announce the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ finalists for the Florida program. This group of outstanding entrepreneurs was selected by an independent judging panel. The award recipients will be announced at a gala event on June 13, 2013, at the Fontainebleau in Miami Beach.

Congratulations to the EY
Entrepreneur Of The Year Florida finalists

Distribution and Manufacturing

Manny Hernandez and George Hernandez, Sr., Solo Printing, Inc., Miami

Crystal Morris, Gator Cases Inc., Lutz

R. Charles Murray, PPi Technologies Group/Redi-2-DrinQ Group, Sarasota


William "Glenn" Durie, Andre Uribe and Michael J. Wright, Power Grid Engineering, Winter Springs

Michael Kosloske, Health Insurance Innovations, Tampa

Naomi Whittel, Reserveage Organics, Boca Raton

Family Business

Wayne Johnson, Accuform Manufacturing Inc., Brooksville

Diego Valera and Vanessa Valera Nolte, Holstein Housewares/Distrivalto, Miami

Richard Weissman, The Learning Experience, Boca Raton

Financial Services

Trevor Burgess, C1 Bank, Saint Petersburg

Marc Glazer, Business Financial Services, Coral Springs

Kenneth E. LaRoe, First Green Bank, Mount Dora

Health Care

Dr. Matt Leavitt, Advanced Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery, Maitland

Mark Montgomery, Axium Healthcare Pharmacy, Inc., Lake Mary

Dr. Stephen C. Vogt, BioPlus Specialty Pharmacy Services, Inc., Altamonte Springs


John Kunkel, 50 Eggs, Inc., Miami

John Rivers, 4R Restaurant Group, Winter Park

Rick Silva, Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc., Tampa

Retail and Consumer Products

Norbert P. Donelly, Tervis, North Venice

Mario Murgado, Brickell Motors, Miami

Matthew K. Smith, Shoes For Crews, LLC, West Palm Beach


Philip Anson, Jr., STS Holdings, Inc., Jensen Beach

Alberto Daire and David Hernandez, Liberty Power, Fort Lauderdale

Michael I. Kaufman, Kaufman Lynn Construction, Boca Raton


Crystal Culbertson, Crystal Clear Technologies, Saint Petersburg

Paul Demirdjian, Jagged Peak, Tampa

Dan Doyle, Jr., DEX Imaging, Tampa



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