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.

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Shari Costantini
CEO
Avant Healthcare Professionals 
Entrepreneur Of The Year 2017
Florida winner

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Karen Zaderej
President, Director and CEO
AxoGen, Inc. 
Entrepreneur Of The Year 2018
Florida winner

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Omar Soliman
Co-Founder and CEO
College H.U.N.K.S. Hauling Junk & Moving
Entrepreneur Of The Year 2018
Florida winner

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Quang Pham
Chairman and CEO
Espero BioPharma 
Entrepreneur Of The Year 2018
Florida winner

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Vanessa Valera Nolte
Co-Founder
Holstein Housewares  
Distrivalto USA Inc 
Entrepreneur Of The Year 2019
Florida winner

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Michael Connolly
CEO
Sonobi
Entrepreneur Of The Year 2018
Florida winner

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Sam Zietz
Founder and CEO
TouchSuite 
Entrepreneur Of The Year 2015
Florida winner

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Justin Wetherill
President and CEO
uBreakiFix
Entrepreneur Of The Year 2016
Florida winner