New York, NY (PRWEB) June 30, 2006
Sterling Testing Systems, Inc. announced that Bill Greenblatt, CEO, received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2006 Award in the New York Metro Region. According to Ernst & Young, the award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who are building and leading dynamic and growing businesses. Bill Greenblatt was 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 June 28 at the New York Marriott Marquis (NYC).
As CEO and Founder of Sterling Testing Systems, Bill Greenblatt is one of the nation’s top experts in the field of pre-employment screening, drug testing and background checking. With more than 30 years of experience in the field, Greenblatt is passionate about helping organizations create a safer workplace environment by supplying better information through technological innovation. Under his leadership, the company has enjoyed a 99% customer-retention rate among its 6,000 clients, deploys the most advanced client-support technology, provides an ever-growing roster of services, and doubled its size in the past two years.
Upon accepting the award, Greenblatt said, “I am truly gratified that this panel has recognized Sterling’s extraordinary accomplishments and the commitment of our employees. We have earned this award through our hard work and by doing the right thing every day. We are motivated now more than ever before. Sterling will continue to develop our technologies and our abilities to provide information to our clients better, faster and cheaper. Ultimately, we win by enabling the success and safety of our clients and their customers.”
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 Kathy Farrell, Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year program director for the New York Metro Region.
As a New York Metro Region award winner, Bill Greenblatt is 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.
Sterling Testing Systems, Inc.
Sterling Testing Systems is a business information provider and the foremost expert in pre-employment screening, harnessing 30 years of expertise to help companies hire right the first time and avoid costly mistakes. Sterling maintains a 99% client retention rate among its 6000 clients from the Fortune 500 to small to mid-sized enterprises in a wide range of industries including healthcare, financial services, retail and publishing. Sterling's proprietary technology rapidly links HR professionals to the background check data they need, and its SterlingDirect screening module seamlessly integrates into more than 15 unique HR software programs. For more information, visit http://www.sterlingtesting.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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Sterling Testing Systems, Inc.
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