Meet the 2019 Florida winners 

EY is pleased to announce the winners of the Entrepreneur Of The Year® Award in Florida. This group of unstoppable entrepreneurial leaders transforming our world was selected by an independent judging panel made up of previous award winners and leading CEOs, investors and other regional business leaders. The winners were unveiled at a special gala on June 13, 2019 at the Hilton Orlando.

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Commercial services
Jack Cheng, PhD
President and CEO
AA Metals, Inc.

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Consumer products
Crystal Morris
CEO
Gator Co.

robert-ceravolo

Consumer services
Robert Ceravolo
CEO
Tropic Ocean Airways

deigo-valera

Family business
Diego Valera
Co-Founder and Managing Director
Holstein Housewares (Distrivalto USA Inc)

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Family business
Vanessa Valera Nolte
Co-Founder and Managing Director
Holstein Housewares (Distrivalto USA Inc)

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Financial services
John Thedford
Founder
SMART Financial

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Health
Fred Hassan
Chairman
IM HealthScience

joe-marinucci

Professional services
Joe Marinucci
Founder and CEO
Digital Media Solutions

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Real estate
Charles Whittall
President
Unicorp National Developments, Inc

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Technology
Jayson Dubin
CEO
PLAYWIRE

 

Meet the 2018 national award winners

Congratulations to the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2018 US Award winners. Click the photos below to learn more about these mold-breakers.

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Overall and Emerging
Brad Keywell
Uptake Technologies, Inc.

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Consumer Products and Retail
David Barnett
PopSockets LLC

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Distribution and Manufacturing
Ruben Mendoza
Foundation Building Materials

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Energy and Natural Resources
David Dehaemers, Jr.
Tallgrass Energy Partners, LP

crystal-maggelet

Family Business
Crystal Maggelet 
FJ Management Inc.

raul-vazquez

Financial Services
Raul Vazquez
Oportun

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Life Sciences
Dr. Kevin Gorman, PhD
Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc.

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Media, Entertainment and Communications
Michael Blend, Co‑Founder & President and Chuck Ursini, Co‑Founder & CEO 
System1 LLC

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Real Estate, Hospitality and Construction
Jim Taiclet
American Tower

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Services
Jeff Tangney
Doximity, Inc.

 

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Technology
Thomas M. Siebel
C3 IoT dba C3