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Announcing finalists and Lifetime Achievement Honoree!
Congratulations to this year’s EY Entrepreneur Of The Year finalists and Lifetime Achievement Honoree in the Southeast! 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 23 at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum in Nashville, TN. Join us at this year's event and see who will take home top honors.
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Key program dates
Finalist interviews and luncheon
May 18-19, 2016 | Atlanta
Southeast Program 30th Anniversary awards gala
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum,
222 5th Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37203
Strategic Growth Forum and National awards gala
November 16-20, 2016
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Benefits to participating in the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Program
Recognized as one of the most prestigious business award programs in the country, the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year awards celebrate the country's most innovative business leaders.
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Meet the winners
Congratulations to the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2015 Southeast award recipients. Click here for a full listing and profiles on this exceptional group of entrepreneurs.