Meet the 2019 national finalist and winners from the Northern California region

National winner
Distribution & Manufacturing
and
 Overall National Winner

Joseph Desimone

Joseph DeSimone, Co-founder & CEO
Carbon, Inc.

National winner
Consumer Products & Retail

 

Stephen Hawthornthwaite

Stephen Hawthornthwaite, Co-founder & CEO
Rothy’s, Inc.

National finalist
Technology

 

Doug Merritt

Doug Merritt, President & CEO
Splunk Inc.

Meet the 2019 Northern California winners

Joseph Desimone

Joseph DeSimone, Co-founder & CEO
Carbon, Inc.

Arturo Lomeli

Arturo Lomeli, Founder & CEO
Clase Azul Spirits

Juan Sanchez

Juan Sanchez, President
Clase Azul Spirits

Amir Rubi

Amir Rubin, President & CEO
One Medical

Stephen Hawthornthwaite

Stephen Hawthornthwaite, Co-founder & CEO
Rothy’s, Inc.

Ralph Clark

Ralph Clark, CEO
ShotSpotter

Dave Spector

David Spector, Co-founder & Co-CEO
ThirdLove

Doug Merritt

Doug Merritt, President & CEO
Splunk Inc.

Heidi Zak

Heidi Zak, Co-founder & Co-CEO
ThirdLove

Stephane Kasriel

Stephane Kasriel, President & CEO
Upwork Inc.

Congratulations to the unstoppable Entrepreneur Of The Year 2019 US Award recipients!

Their bold ambitions deliver innovation and prosperity that transform our world. Click the photos below to learn more about this exceptional group of entrepreneurs.

Overall and Distribution and Manufacturing
Dr. Joe DeSimone
Carbon, Inc.

Consumer Products and Retail
Stephen Hawthornthwaite
Rothy’s, Inc.

Emerging
Kabir Barday
OneTrust

Energy and Natural Resources
Brandon Dewan
Eagle Pipe, LLC

Family Business
Thomas Hartland-Mackie
City Electric Supply Co.

Financial Services
Mike Massaro
Flywire

Life Sciences
John Thero
Amarin Corporation 

Media, Entertainment and Telecommunications
Dave Schaeffer
Cogent Communications

Real Estate, Hospitality and Construction
Molly North
Al. Neyer

Services
Bryce Maddock and Jaspar Weir
TaskUs

Technology
Caryn Seidman Becker
Ken Cornick
CLEAR

 

Entrepreneur Of The Year magazine

Meet our Entrepreneur Of The Year 2019 National Award winners and learn more about how these unstoppable men and women are driving our economy forward.

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