Welcome to the San Diego program
Honoring the most dynamic entrepreneurs forging a better future.
Congratulations to the Entrepreneur Of The Year® San Diego Award recipients. They now join nearly 10,000 business leaders celebrated for their abilities to see past the present to create the future. Good luck at the national awards!
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Entrepreneur Of The Year US Award winners have founded and built some of the world’s most enduring companies — surpassing US market performance in terms of revenue growth, job creation and longevity. By developing innovative solutions to the most vexing challenges of 21st century business, these award-winning entrepreneurs personify what it means to see past the present to define the future.
Key program dates
Strategic Growth Forum and National awards gala
November 15-19, 2017
JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa
74-855 Country Club Drive
Palm Desert, CA 92260
Nominations open — December 4, 2017
Nominations close — March 9, 2018
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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 coutry, the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year awards celebrate the country's most innovative business leaders.
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EY Announces Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 Award Recipients in San Diego (June 12, 2017) Press Release
EY Announces Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 Award Finalists in San Diego (May 15, 2017) Press Release
EY Announces Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 Award Semifinalists in San Diego (April 10, 2017) Press Release
EY opens call for 2017 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® San Diego Award nominations. (January 17, 2017) Press Release