Welcome to the Central Texas program
Entrepreneur Of The Year® celebrates mold-breakers.
For the 32nd year, EY is seeking entrepreneurs whose boldness drives them to do things differently and change our world in the most unexpected ways. If you are a successful entrepreneur or have been inspired by an enterprising leader, we invite you to submit a nomination to the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2018 program.
Visit https://geoy.ey.com and click the yellow ‘Recommend an entrepreneur’ button to nominate someone for the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2018 Central Texas program.
Congratulations to the 2017 national winners!
The Central Texas program is thrilled to announce that Kendra Scott of Kendra Scott, LLC has been named Entrepreneur Of The Year 2017 US national winner in the Consumer Products and Retail category and Bill Bayless of American Campus Communities has been named Entrepreneur Of The Year 2017 US national winner in the Real Estate, Construction and Lodging category!
Kendra Scott, LLC
American Campus Communities
Click here to learn more about all of the national winners, or click here to view the special edition of Exceptional magazine. We’re honored to celebrate the ingenuity, vision and tenacity of this outstanding group of individuals.
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We take a closer look at many of our Entrepreneur Of The Year 2017 regional award winners, sharing stories that explore these winners’ varied paths to the future and show what it takes to build and sustain a thriving enterprise. As we recognize these great talents, we hope to inspire others to leap into the unknown and create what is next.
Key program dates
December 4, 2017
March 9, 2018
Central Texas awards gala
Friday, June 8, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.
JW Marriott | Austin, TX
Strategic Growth Forum® and National Awards Gala
November 7–11, 2018
Palm Desert, CA
A better working world develops talent in all its forms and encourages collaboration.
A strong and well-written nomination is powerful and compelling to the judges. Consider these important points when completing a nomination form.
Benefits to participating in the Entrepreneur Of The Year Program
Recognized as one of the most prestigious business award programs in the country, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards celebrate the country's most innovative business leaders.
Frequently asked questions
Costs to participate? Timing? Award categories? You have questions, we have answers.
Meet the winners
Congratulations to the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2017 Central Texas award recipients. Click here to see the full list of winners.