Richmond, VA (PRWEB) May 15, 2006
Amentra, Inc., an industry leader in business and technology consulting, today announced that Matthew Ernst, CEO is a finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2006 Award in the Greater Washington Region. According to Ernst & Young, the awards program was designed to recognize outstanding entrepreneurs on a regional, national and global level who are building and leading dynamic and growing businesses. Matthew Ernst was selected as a finalist from nearly 108 nominations by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a special 20th anniversary gala event on June 22, 2006 at the Ritz Carlton in Tyson Corner, Virginia.
“Being a finalist in the 2006 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award is a great honor. This is great recognition for the entrepreneurial spirit of Amentra and speaks volumes for the vision and commitment of our entire team... especially when one considers the depth and scale of the competition in the Washington DC Region” said Matthew Ernst, CEO of Amentra.
The Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year awards program celebrates its 20th anniversary this year. Awards are given to entrepreneurs who have demonstrated excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.
Regional award winners are eligible for consideration for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2006 national program. Award winners in several national categories, as well as the overall national Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year award winner, will be announced at the annual awards gala in Palm Springs, California on November 18, 2006. The overall national Entrepreneur Of The Year award recipient is then considered for the world event held in Monte Carlo.
About Amentra, Inc.
Amentra, Inc. offers a distinctively different approach to business and IT consulting. By helping clients deploy mission critical business systems through a formal, experience proven mentoring and software development program, Amentra has earned industry accolades for combining two areas that have historically been separate service offerings into a single solution: deliverable-based project solutions integrated with IT Mentoring. Amentra specializes in expertise in retail, insurance, healthcare, pharmaceutical, telecommunications, finance, and government. Headquartered in Richmond, Virginia, Amentra also has regional offices in Washington, DC, Charlotte, NC, Tampa, FL and Philadelphia, PA. Amentra's web address is http://www.amentra.com.
About the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards
The Entrepreneur Of The Year awards program was created and is produced by professional services firm Ernst & Young LLP. As the first award of its kind, the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who are building and leading dynamic and growing businesses. The program honors entrepreneurs through regional, national and global award programs in over 100 cities and 35 countries.
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