San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 26, 2011
AnswerLab (http://www.answerlab.com), the user experience research partner trusted by the world’s leading brands, today announced Amy Buckner Chowdhry, CEO, was named one of Ernst & Young LLP’s 2011 Entrepreneurial Winning Women. Amy is one of 10 exceptional women recognized throughout the country and the first user experience research industry CEO to win the honor.
The Entrepreneurial Winning Women program identifies a select group of high-potential women founders whose success demonstrates the leadership, innovation, and commitment necessary to position their companies to become industry leaders.
“Amy is an exceptional business leader with great potential to scale her company, and we are pleased to honor her as one of this year’s winners,” said Herb Engert, Americas Strategic Growth Markets Leader for Ernst & Young LLP. “Women entrepreneurs are among the brightest spots in the economy, continuing to successfully grow their companies despite the volatile market. They will be important contributors as we look to get our economy back on track.”
Winners were selected by a distinguished panel of independent judges from a competitive pool of applicants across the US. The women participate in a customized leadership program designed by Ernst & Young to catalyze their companies’ growth by building and fostering critical relationships and providing increased visibility.
“I’m honored to join the Entrepreneurial Winning Women Class of 2011,” said Amy Buckner Chowdhry. “This leadership program will enable AnswerLab to be an even stronger user experience research partner for our Fortune 500 clients.”
The 10 Entrepreneurial Winning Women will participate in this year’s Ernst & Young Strategic Growth Forum. Dubbed by Forbes.com as one of the "Seven Get-Ahead Executive Retreats," the Strategic Growth Forum will bring together more than 2,100 of the nation's most successful entrepreneurs and business leaders to share growth strategies. For more information on the competition and executive leadership program, visit http://www.ey.com/us/entrepreneurialwinningwomen.
AnswerLab delivers trusted customer insights that help the world’s leading brands build outstanding digital products and services. The company focuses exclusively on user experience research to understand what people see, do, think and feel when using web sites, mobile applications, and other digital products. AnswerLab’s clients depend on their recommendations about product concepts, features, design and messaging to create more engaging customer experiences that drive results. Global market leaders select AnswerLab as their user experience research partner, including Amazon.com, PayPal, Walmart, Honda, ING DIRECT, ESPN, FedEx, Genentech, eBay, Salesforce.com, Amgen, Intuit and Harley Davidson. For more information about AnswerLab, please visit http://www.answerlab.com.
About Ernst & Young's Strategic Growth Markets Practice
Ernst & Young LLP's Strategic Growth Markets (SGM) practice guides leading high-growth companies. Ernst & Young is the undisputed leader in taking companies public, advising key government agencies on the issues impacting high-growth companies and convening the experts who shape the business climate.