April 21, 2017
Entrepreneurship is in our roots!
The spirit of entrepreneurship is alive and kicking in New York — and we couldn’t be happier to be a part of all the action! Michael Nardy, Electronic Payments Founder and CEO, was recently announced as a semifinalist in the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 New York Awards program. As the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs, Entrepreneur Of The Year has been at the forefront of identifying game-changing business leaders for the past 30 years. The program has honored the inspirational leadership of such entrepreneurs as Howard Schultz of Starbucks Coffee Company, John Mackey of Whole Foods Market Inc., and Pierre Omidyar of eBay, Inc. We’re honored to have Michael recognized among so many other notable business luminaries in New York. Learn more about the Entrepreneur Of The Year New York program and follow our journey to the awards!
Entrepreneur Of The Year Fun Facts
Entrepreneur Of The Year is the world’s most prestigious – and ONLY – business award for entrepreneurs and leaders of high-growth companies, taking place in more than 145 cities in 60 countries around the world.
To be eligible for an Entrepreneur Of The Year Award, the nominee must be the manager or owner of a private or public company and be primarily responsible for the company’s recent performance.
The independent judging panel includes previous award winners, leading CEOs, private equity and venture capital investors, and other regional business luminaries.
The program has honored the inspirational leadership of such entrepreneurs as Howard Schultz of Starbucks Coffee Company, John Mackey of Whole Foods Market Inc., Pierre Omidyar of eBay, Inc., Reid Hoffman and Jeff Weiner of LinkedIn Corporation and Mindy Grossman of HSN, Inc.
Meet the 2017 semifinalists: http://www.ey.com/us/en/about-us/entrepreneurship/entrepreneur-of-the-year/met-ny_article_regional_finalists