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Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia Program Manager
Melissa Ungar
Pittsburgh, PA
+1 412 644 7888

Program Directors
Kim Gillespie
Pittsburgh, PA
+1 412 644 7478

Darrell Smalley
Pittsburgh, PA
+1 412 804 7689

Program geography

Western Pennsylvania
(zip codes 15001 – 16882)
West Virginia (entire state)

Key dates

Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia awards gala
Friday, June 20, 2014
5:30 p.m.
Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown Hotel
Pittsburgh, PA

Strategic Growth Forum
November 12–16, 2014
Palm Springs, CA

National awards gala at the Strategic Growth Forum
November 15, 2014
Palm Springs, CA

2014 panel of judges

The success of the program relies on the efforts of our independent panel of judges. These past Entrepreneur Of The Year award winners and civic and community leaders devote significant effort to review and deliberate the merits of each nominee. We deeply appreciate their dedication to this process. 

Click here to meet the judges.

Did you know?

The Western Pennsylvania (zip codes 15001-16882) and West Virginia (entire state) has participated in the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® program since 1986. Jack Mascaro of Mascaro Construction was a national winner. Frank Alderman of MedExpress won the prestigious Venture Capital of Excellence award at the Strategic Growth Forum in November 2012. Click here to learn more about benefits of participation in this exciting program.