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Welcome to the Utah Region

Utah | Idaho | Wyoming

Seeking the unstoppable entrepreneurs transforming our world.

There are a lot of successful people in the world. But to build something truly remarkable, you can’t let anything stand in your way. And only a few leaders are part of this special group: the ones who never give up. Driven by their desire to better the world around them, they stop at nothing to achieve their greatest ambitions. They cut through the noise of this transformative age by breaking away from the pack — and then end up leading it. If you are an unstoppable entrepreneur or have been inspired by an innovative leader, we invite you to apply/submit a nomination to the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2019 program, now in its 33rd year.

Deadline to apply is March 8, 2019.

Determine eligibility

Congratulations to our national winner!

National winner
FJ Management, Inc.
Family Business
Crystal Maggelet, CEO, FJ Management, Inc. | Salt Lake City, UT
Crystal Maggelet

Click here to see all the national winners!


Key program dates

Nominations open
December 3, 2018

Application Workshop
February 20, 2019 | 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Register now!

Nominations deadline – no extensions
March 8, 2019

Finalists announced
Thursday, April 4, 2019

Finalist Celebration event
Thursday, April 11, 2019

On-site Interviews
Monday, April 15 – Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Finalist Filming
Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Finalist Filming
Thursday, May 2, 2019

Finalist Reception
Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Awards Gala
Saturday, June 15, 2019

Strategic Growth Forum® and National Awards Gala
November 13–17, 2019
JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa
Palm Desert, CA

Related content

We engage with the world. We use our global reach and our relationships with clients, governments and not-for-profits to create positive change.


Watch the Entrepreneur Of The Year® US overall winner's acceptance speech

Video highlights of the US Strategic Growth Forum® 2018

Contact us

Have a question about our program? Contact us at utaheoy@ey.com. We'd love to hear from you!

Program Director Shawn Goff

Shawn Goff
Utah Region
Program Director

Program Manager Jenny Brock

Jenny Brock
Utah Region
Program Manager
+1 415 984 7036

Program Coordinator Teresa Michel

Teresa Michel
Utah Region
Program Coordinator
+1 801 933 8407