Meet the 2019 Southeast finalists

The finalists for the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2019 Award in the Southeast. Widely considered one of the most prestigious business awards programs in the U.S., the program recognizes entrepreneurs and leaders of high-growth companies who are excelling in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities, while also transforming our world. These business leaders were selected by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a special gala on Thursday, June 27, 2019 at the Coca-Cola Roxy in Atlanta, Georgia. 

Shannon Hudson
Founder and CEO
9Round Franchising, LLC
Greenville, South Carolina

Ed Schutter
CEO
Arbor Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Atlanta, Georgia

Todd Ehrlich
CEO
BAMFi
Atlanta, Georgia

Rakesh Chauhan
President and CEO
Banyan Investment Group
Atlanta, Georgia

Andy Powell
Co-Founder and CEO
CallRail
Atlanta, Georgia

Andrea Malik Roe, Co-Founder and CFO
Bill Miller, Co-Founder and CEO
CRH Healthcare
Atlanta, Georgia

Brock Norris
President and COO
Ecovery LLC
Loxley, Alabama

Jim Kelly
CEO
EVO Payments, Inc.
Atlanta, Georgia

Bruce Johnson, COO
Scott Voigt, CEO
Joel Webber, CTO
FullStory, Inc.
Atlanta, Georgia

Shantanu Nigam
Founder and CEO
Jvion, Inc.
Johns Creek, Georgia

Ashish Mistry
CEO
KontrolFreek
Atlanta, Georgia

Tom Burnside
CEO
LendingPoint
Kennesaw, Georgia

Jack Springer
Director and CEO
Malibu Boats, Inc.
Loudon , Tennessee

John Stewart
CEO
MapAnything, Inc.
Charlotte, North Carolina

Tricia Wallwork
Chairman of the Board and CEO
Milo's Tea Company
Birmingham, Alabama

Clay Richards
CEO
naviHealth
Brentwood , Tennessee

Lou Kennedy
President and CEO
Nephron Pharmaceuticals Corporation
West Columbia, South Carolina

Kabir Barday
CEO
OneTrust LLC
Atlanta, Georgia

Adam Bloomston
CEO
Payscape
Atlanta, Georgia

Vijay Balasubramaniyan
CEO
Pindrop
Atlanta, Georgiav

Jayson Waller
Co-Founder and CEO
POWERHOME Solar
Mooresville, North Carolina

Kurt Sobotka, Co-Founder and President
Kyle Sobotka, Co-Founder
Prime Technical Services Inc.
Atlanta, Georgia

 

Neil Pruitt
Chairman and CEO
PruittHealth, Inc.
Norcross, Georgia

David Hensley
Founder and CEO
Quantico Tactical
Aberdeen, North Carolina

Marc Gorlin
Founder and CEO
Roadie
Atlanta, Georgia

Monty Hamilton
CEO
Rural Sourcing, Inc.
Atlanta, Georgia

Jeff Arnold
Co-Founder, Chairman, and CEO
Sharecare
Atlanta, Georgia

Jay Price
CEO
Southern Veterinary Partners
Birmingham, Alabama

Adam Walker
Chairman and CEO
Summit Packaging Solutions
Alpharetta, Georgia

Shegun Otulana
CEO
Therapy Brands/TheraNest
Birmingham, Alabama

Richard Hagins
CEO
US&S, Inc.
Greenville, South Carolina