Entrepreneur Of The Year Central Texas

Through the Entrepreneur Of The Year® program, we celebrate the unstoppable entrepreneurs whose unbounded ambitions deliver innovation, growth and prosperity that transform our world.


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Have you been inspired by an unstoppable entrepreneur? 

Nominate someone or apply today. 

Application deadline is April 16, 2021. 

Nominate an entrepreneur or apply           Watch replay of the 2020 event  

Here’s to the unstoppable entrepreneurs transforming our world.

Humanity is capable of great things. But to build something of long-term value takes grit, persistence ambition that’s free of doubt or fear. It takes a special kind of leader to ignore the critics and transform a blue-sky dream into a business that contributes value and purpose beyond simple profits. We call these entrepreneurs the unstoppables.

  • Key dates

    April 16 | Application deadline

    April–May | Virtual interview with EY leaders and select program sponsors

    June 7 | Announcement of finalists

    July/August (exact date TBD) | Virtual regional awards celebration

    November 10–14 | Strategic Growth Forum®

About the program

The Entrepreneur Of The Year program, founded by EY, has recognized the endeavors of exceptional men and women who create the products and services that keep our worldwide economy moving forward. Since its inception, Entrepreneur Of The Year has grown dramatically and now includes programs in more than 145 cities and more than 60 countries worldwide. The Entrepreneur Of The Year US Awards gala is the culminating event of the Strategic Growth Forum, the largest gathering of entrepreneurs in America.


2020 National winners

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EY contacts

Teri Steffek Tafuro
Program manager
Austin, TX
+1 512 473 1623

Stephanie Sabo
Program coordinator
Dallas, TX
+1 214 744 8283

Taylor Sisson
Partner and Program director
Austin, TX
+1 512 473 1680

Anna Tallent
Partner and Program director
San Antonio, TX
+1 210 242 7219