Entrepreneur Of The Year New York

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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Congratulations to our National Winner, 
Saeju Jeong of Noom, and our national finalists, Porter Braswell of Jopwell, Brynn Putnam of MIRROR, and Mario Schlosser of Oscar!

Meet the national winners        Meet the national finalists 

Congratulations to the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2020 regional award winners

Learn about the unstoppable entrepreneurs in the New York area who are building a better world.
Meet the winners      Watch replay of the 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.

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  • Key dates

    Entrepreneur Of The Year US is a year-round program that celebrates unstoppable entrepreneurs. Program dates will be posted in February 2021. 

    March 1-April 16 | Call for nominations

    June 2 | Announcement of finalists

    July/Aug TBD | Virtual awards celebration

    November 10-14 | Strategic Growth Forum®

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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

Erin Black
Program Manager
+1 703 747 0227

Noelle Calautti
Program Director
+1 212 773 5158

Michelle Vice
Program Director
+1 212 773 0416

Meghan Newman
Program Coordinator
+1 216 583 4933