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Welcome to the Heartland program

Greater Kansas | Iowa | Minnesota | Missouri | Nebraska | North Dakota | South Dakota

Entrepreneur Of The Year® celebrates mold-breakers.

The Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 Awards season is now over, and we want to congratulate all of the regional winners, the most dynamic entrepreneurs forging a better future. We are excited to honor the 2017 class and their many significant achievements, featured here, because these are the men and women who create the products, services and jobs that help our economy and communities grow — and encourage others to follow their lead.

 

Key program dates

Nominations open
December 4, 2017

Nominations deadline
March 9, 2018

Finalists announced
May 1, 2018

Finalist reception
May 10, 2018 | Minneapolis, MN

Awards gala
June 14, 2018 | Hyatt Regency Minneapolis

Strategic Growth Forum® and National awards gala
November 7-11, 2018
JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa
74-855 Country Club Drive
Palm Desert, CA 92260

Meet the winners

Congratulations to the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2017 Central Midwest award recipients. Click here for a full listing and profiles on this exceptional group of entrepreneurs.

Central Midwest 2017 Award Winners

Congratulations to the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2017 Upper Midwest award recipients. Click here for a full listing and profiles on this exceptional group of entrepreneurs.

Upper Midwest 2017 Award Recipients

Related content

We engage with the world. We use our global reach and our relationships with clients, governments and not-for-profits to create positive change.

 

Watch the Entrepreneur Of The Year® US overall winners' acceptance speech

Video highlights of the US Strategic Growth Forum® 2017

US Strategic Growth Forum® 2017 highlights brochure

Contact us

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

Upper Midwest Partner host Dominic Iannazzo

Dominic Iannazzo
Heartland
Program Co-Director
dominic.iannazzo@ey.com

Upper Midwest Partner host Joe McCarney

Joe McCarney
Heartland
Program Co-Director
joseph.mccarney@ey.com

Central Midwest Partner host Scott McVicker

Scott McVicker
Kansas City, MO
Market Director
scott.mcvicker@ey.com

Heartland Partner host Tim Fagan

Tim Fagan
St. Louis, MO
Market Director
timothy.fagan@ey.com

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Melissa Ungar
Program Manager
+1 412 644 7888
melissa.ungar@ey.com