Meet the judges

The success of the program relies on the efforts of our independent panel of judges. These past Entrepreneur Of The Year® Award recipients 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.

Jeff Eastman, CEO
Imagine Ventures
2017 Regional award winner

John Erwin, CEO & Founder
CareNet
2015 Regional award winner

Mario Feghali, Chief Innovation Officer
Storable
2019 Regional award winner

Chuck Gordon, CEO
Storable 
2019 Regional award winner

Sean Greenberg, Owner
Pluckers Wing Bar
2017 Regional award winner

Sam Hanna, Founder & Managing Principal
SGH Strategic Investment Partners
2012 Regional award winner

Liz Hocker, Managing Director
Nasdaq

Bart Kalsu, Executive Vice President &
Chief Financial Officer
SolarWinds

William Morrow, CEO
Acumera
2010 Regional award winner

Mellie Price, Founder
SoftMatch

Reed Seaton, Founder, President & CEO
Hellas Construction
1996 & 2018 Regional award winner

Ryan Wuerch, Founder & CEO
Dosh
2005 & 2010 Regional award winner