Meet the Midwest finalists

Congratulations to the Entrepreneur Of The Year® Midwest finalists. We look forward to celebrating the achievements of these unstoppable entrepreneurs during the virtual awards celebration on Wednesday, July 28, at 7:00 p.m. CT.

Jason VandeBoom, Founder and CEO | ActiveCampaign | Illinois

Ben Domb, Founder and Medical Director | American Hip Institute & Orthopedic Specialists | Illinois

Jamie Henry, CEO| Bee Line | Illinois

Nosa Ehimwenman, CEO | BOWA Construction | Illinois

Arsen Avakian, CEO and Co-Founder | Cooler Screens | Illinois

Rick Hammell, CEO | Elements Global Services | Illinois

Mike Apostal, CEO | Factor 75 | Illinois

Jeremy Neren, Co-Founder & CEO | GrocerKey | Wisconsin

Nick Williams, Esq., CEO | Keplr Vision | Illinois

Gregg Maggioli, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder | Lighthouse Autism Center | Indiana

Felipe Capella, Co-Founder, President, COO and Ricardo Salgado, CEO, Co-Founder | Loadsmart Inc. | Illinois

Andrew Silver, CEO and Matt Vogrich, President & Chief Operating Officer | MoLo Solutions | Illinois

David Rice, CEO | New Home Star | Illinois

Meg Cook, President & Owner | Painters USA Inc. | Illinois

Alan Petelinsek, CEO and Director of Business Development | Power Test Inc. | Wisconsin

Melissa Melshenker Ackerman, President | Produce Alliance | Illinois

Brad Benbow, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman | Prolific | Indiana

Neil Bluhm, Chairman, Greg Carlin, CEO and Richard Schwartz, President | Rush Street Interactive |  Illinois

Arvind Kapur, Co-founder and CEO and Socka Suppiah, Co-founder and COO | Saggezza | Illinois

Scott Pauga, Founder and CEO | Second Life Mac | Illinois

Paul Marushka, CEO | Sphera Solutions | Illinois

Jesse Singh, CEO | The AZEK Company | Illinois

Brian Durst, CEO | Tribe 9 Foods | Wisconsin

Tim Barry, Co-Founder and CEO, Clive Fields, Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer and Paul Martino, Co-Founder and Chief Growth Officer | VillageMD | Illinois

Paul Darley, Chairman, President & CEO | W.S. Darley & Co. | Illinois

Phil Kenney, President | Wilhelm Construction | Indiana