Meet the Southeast finalists

Congratulations to our region’s Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2022 finalists, who were selected by a panel of independent judges based on their demonstration of long-term value through entrepreneurial spirit, purpose, growth and impact, among other core contributions and attributes. Regional award winners will be announced in June 2022.

[ Watch the replay of the event ]Congratulations to the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2021 Florida finalists. We recognized the achievements of these unstoppable entrepreneurs during a virtual awards celebration on Thursday, August 5 at 4:00 p.m. ET.

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Art Deas | Alora Pharmaceuticals | Alpharetta, Georgia

Eric Satz | Alto Solutions, Inc. | Nashville, Tennessee

Rich West | Baebies, Inc. | Research Triangle Park, North Carolina

Justin Bellante | BioIQ | Atlanta, Georgia

Kevin Jones | Celero Commerce | Brentwood, Tennessee

Reid Zeising | Cherokee Legal Holdings | Atlanta, Georgia

Mike Mullen | Circulogene Theranostics, Inc | Birmingham, Alabama

Todd Buelow, Daniel DelaCruz and Ben Gilman | Dualboot Partners | Charlotte, North Carolina

Milind Bagade and Sayam Bagade | e-Emphasys Technologies, Inc. | Cary, North Carolina

Mike Guina and Jim Segrave | flyExclusive LLC | Kinston, North Carolina

Matt Cathell | Gunnison Company | Atlanta, Georgia

Juliana Blum and Laura Niklason | Humacyte | Durham, North Carolina

Bob Watson | Juvare | Atlanta, Georgia

Paul Garofolo | Locus Biosciences | Morrisville, North Carolina

Lamar Frady and Turjo Wadud | Mountain Express Oil Company | Alpharetta, Georgia

Paul Goldman | Muserk, LLC | Nashville, Tennessee

Rick Dean | OncoHealth | Atlanta, Georgia

Mark McKenna | OVME Medical Aesthetics | Atlanta, Georgia

Todd Olson | Pendo | Raleigh, North Carolina

Ryan Carfley | Personify | Raleigh, North Carolina

Ginger Aydogdu | Simply Southern | Greensboro, North Carolina

Jay Price | Southern Veterinary Partners | Homewood, Alabama

Justin Strickland | Strickland’s Enterprises, LLC | Winston Salem, North Carolina

Carl Sobocinski | Table 301, Inc. | Greenville, South Carolina

Paul Noble | Verusen | Atlanta, Georgia

Stephanie Nadi Olson | We Are Rosie | Atlanta, Georgia