The character and contribution of these individuals and companies set a high standard for others to follow.
Orem, Utah (PRWEB) December 14, 2006
The Utah Valley Entrepreneurial Forum (UVEF) today announced winners of the 2006 Annual UVEF Awards. The awards spotlight outstanding Utah companies and leaders who have contributed at the highest level to business growth and their communities. Award recipients were recognized at ceremonies held today at Novell Provo Campus.
"This year's winners demonstrate why Utah is ranked as a top state to grow a business," stated Steve Grizzell, chairman of the board, UVEF. "The character and contribution of these individuals and companies set a high standard for others to follow."
2006 Winners include:
Utah Entrepreneur of the Year - Ron Heinz of Canopy Ventures
Most Innovative Product - Language Search Engine by Lingotek
Ronald K. King Community Service Award - Stephen W. Gibson
Utah Valley's Best Kept Secret - iWorlds
The UVEF is a non-profit support group working to share knowledge and experience. As a nonprofit organization founded in 1989, the UVEF promotes the development and growth of entrepreneurial ventures by: providing networking opportunities, promoting recognition of business accomplishments and contributions, sharing business experiences, and by encouraging free enterprise. Information on upcoming meetings, speakers, and membership can be found at http://www.uvef.net.
John Pilmer, APR, MBA