CEO George Schlossnagle has been named a finalist in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2012 program for the Maryland, U.S. region. The award recognises outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Awards will be presented at a special gala on June 28 in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
“It’s an honour to be recognised as a finalist for an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award,” said Schlossnagle. “At Message Systems, we are committed to delivering the best messaging technology solutions possible. It’s very exciting to be acknowledged for our innovation, growth achievements and genuine commitment to our business.”
Now in its 26th year, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Program has expanded to recognise business leaders in more than 140 cities in more than 50 countries throughout the world. Regional award winners are eligible for consideration for the Ernst & Young National Entrepreneur Of The Year Program. Award winners in several national categories, as well as the Ernst & Young National Entrepreneur Of The Year Overall Award winner, will be announced at the annual awards gala in Palm Springs, California, U.S., on November 17, 2012. The awards are the culminating event of the Ernst & Young Strategic Growth Forum, the nation’s most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies.