Nampa, ID (PRWEB) June 1, 2010
Great American Appetizers, Inc., a provider of premium appetizer and potato products, announced today that Ellen Meyer, company president, and Marco Meyer, chief operating officer, were named finalists for the 2010 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award for the Utah regional program. The Entrepreneur of the Year award program is now in its 24th year of recognizing and celebrating excellence in business leadership. This program has grown to include leaders in over 135 cities and 50 countries throughout the world.
An independent regional judging panel comprised of leaders in business, education, and the community evaluates nominated owners / managers in the following areas: entrepreneurial spirit, financial performance, strategic direction, community impact, innovation, and personal integrity and influence.
Utah regional finalists will learn who receives this prestigious and highly-coveted award on June 2, 2010 at the award gala in Salt Lake City. Regional award recipients will subsequently be eligible for consideration for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year national awards to be held in Palm Springs, California on November 13, 2010.
Ellen and Marco understand the imperative to perform at the highest level in all aspects of business. Their commitment to success does not stop at their strategic vision but extends to include their relationships with customers, collaborators, and employees. “We are honored to be finalists for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year regional award. It is truly an honor to be recognized for Great American Appetizers’ successes by such an esteemed program. Our team here at GAA is of extraordinary caliber and we share this recognition with them,” states Ellen Meyer.
About Great American Appetizers, Inc.
Great American Appetizers has been providing premium products to the foodservice trade since 1959. From its manufacturing base in Nampa, Idaho GAA specializes in providing proprietary, customized products to the nation's finest regional and national restaurant chains. Decades of experience and unparalleled commitment to quality make Great American Appetizers a highly visible and reliable partner. Visit Great American Appetizers at http://www.appetizer.com.