I am deeply honored to be a winner in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year program
St. Cloud, MN (PRWEB) June 9, 2006
Freeze.com, LLC, specialists in online marketing services, today announced that Robert Weber, CEO and President, Ryan Weber, Executive Vice President and Aaron Weber, Vice President, received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year ® 2006 Award in the e-Business category in the Minnesota and Dakotas regional program. According to Ernst & Young, the award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who are building and leading dynamic and growing businesses. Robert Weber, Ryan Weber and Aaron Weber were selected by an independent panel of judges and the award was presented at an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 20th anniversary gala event on Tuesday, June 6, 2006.
"I am deeply honored to be a winner in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year program," said Robert Weber. “Our success would not have happened without our incredible team of Internet experts -- and our clients, who include some of the nation's most savvy marketers. Our mission is to continually improve our products and systems so that they provide the greatest return to our customers with the least amount of risk. This philosophy has allowed us to grow our business from our initial formation to $25 Million in annual sales in our first five years. We have now grown to employ over 50 people in St. Cloud, and are targeting an additional 20 to 30 hires throughout the rest of 2006."
The Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year awards program celebrates its 20th anniversary this year and continues to honor entrepreneurs who have demonstrated excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. “Ernst & Young is proud of its history in recognizing these outstanding leaders and their companies,” said William Miller, Partner and Area Leader for Ernst & Young’s Strategic Growth Markets Group.
As a Minnesota and Dakotas award winner, Robert Weber, Ryan Weber and Aaron Weber, are now 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 Freeze.com, LLC
Freeze.com, LLC, specialists in online marketing services utilizing over 80 million registered users. Since 2001 Freeze.com has been a leading provider of results-based interactive marketing services. Much of the company's success is due to the promotion of screensavers through its websites, Freeze.com, ScreenSaver.com and Wallpapers.com, as well as thousands of sites throughout the Internet. The June, 2004, Entrepreneur magazine ranked Freeze.com as the 31st fastest-growing new business in the U.S. according to D&B records and internal documents. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
About the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards
The Ernst & Young 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.