Welcome to the Utah Region program
Entrepreneur Of The Year® Awards Gala
Join us in celebrating the 2017 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Utah Region finalists at the Utah Region Awards Gala.
Saturday, June 10, 2017
5:30 p.m. Reception | 6:30 p.m. Dinner & Awards
The Grand America Hotel
555 South Main Street, Salt Lake City, Utah
Black tie dress
Tables of 10 are $2500, individual seats are $250.
Congratulations to the 2017 Utah Region finalists!
We are pleased to announce the finalists for the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2017 Awards in the Utah Region. These innovative trailblazers are excelling in innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Follow them on social media #EOYSLC in their journey to the awards gala on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at The Grand America Hotel in Salt Lake City.
Antenna79 | Gentry Jensen, CEO
Auric Solar | Jess Phillips, CEO and Trent Vansice, Chairman of the Board
Chatbooks Inc. | Nate Quigley, CEO / Co-Founder and Vanessa Quigley, Co-founder / Chatbooker-in-Chief
CircusTrix | Case Lawrence, CEO
Citywide Home Loans, a Utah Corporation | Teresa Whitehead, CEO
Executech | Eric Montague, CEO
Four Foods Group | Andrew Smith, CEO / Co-Founder
Freshly Picked | Susan Petersen, CEO / Founder
Genysis Brand Solutions | Jeffery Reynolds, CEO / Owner
Granger Medical Clinic | David Tanner, CEO
Ivanti | Stephen Daly, CEO
Kount | Brad Wiskirchen, CEO
Lucid Software | Karl Sun, CEO / Co-Founder
Malouf | Sam Malouf, CEO / Founder
Millburn & Company | Jed Millburn, CEO / Founding Principal
Onset Financial, Inc. | Justin Nielsen, CEO / Founder
Operation Underground Railroad | Timothy Ballard, CEO / Founder
Playworks Utah | Chris Conard, Executive Director
Prestman Auto | Jason Olsen, Vice President
Purple | Samuel Bernards, CEO, Terry Pearce, Co-Founder and Tony Pearce, Co-Founder
sPower (Sustainable Power Group) | Ryan Creamer, CEO
The Green Urban Lunch Box | Shawn Peterson, Executive Director
TSheets.com | Matthew Rissell, CEO
Younique | Derek Maxfield, CEO
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Key program dates
March 10, 2017
Announcement of Finalists
April 4, 2017
April 11, 2017
Finalist On-site Interviews
April 17-May 5
May 10, 2017
Utah Region awards gala
June 10, 2017
The Grand American Hotel
Strategic Growth Forum and National awards gala
November 15-19, 2017
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Benefits to participating in the Entrepreneur Of The Year Program
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Meet the winners
Congratulations to the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2016 Utah award recipients. Click here for details and videos of this exceptional group of entrepreneurs.