The award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.
Torrance, CA (PRWEB) April 12, 2012
RJT Compuquest today announced that Amar Shokeen, President & CEO, is a semifinalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2012 Award in the Greater Los Angeles region. The award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Finalists will be named in May, with awards being presented at a special gala on June 19, 2012 at The Beverly Hilton.
Now in its 26th year, the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Program has honored the inspirational leadership of such entrepreneurs as Jeff Bezos of Amazon.com, Michael Dell of Dell Inc., Herb Kelleher of Southwest Airlines, Fred Smith of FedEx, Larry Page and Sergey Brin of Google, Richard Schulze of Best Buy, Andrew Mason of Groupon, Mindy Grossman of HSN, Inc., Reid Hoffman and Jeff Weiner of LinkedIn, and many more.
Founded and produced by Ernst & Young LLP, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards are nationally sponsored in the United States by SAP America and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.
In the Greater Los Angeles region, sponsors include Acacia Wealth Advisors, ADP
Cresa Partners, J. H. Cohn, Marsh, Montgomery & Co., Scherzer International, Smart Business, Strategic Equity Group, The Big Picture and Union Bank.
About RJT Compuquest
RJT Compuquest, Inc. is an international Business & IT consulting and Technology services provider headquartered in Torrance, CA with offices across the United States, Canada and India. A recognized SAP Gold Partner and Master Value-Added Reseller, RJT Compuquest offers superior expertise and services in Enterprise business applications, Cloud-based and On-Premise solutions, Mobility, Analytics, Business Intelligence and Staff Augmentation services. The services cover consulting, assessments, implementations, customization, rollouts, optimization projects and individual resources.
About Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year®
Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year is the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The unique award makes a difference through the way it encourages entrepreneurial activity among those with potential, and recognizes the contribution of people who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievement. As the first and only truly global award of its kind, Entrepreneur Of The Year celebrates those who are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses, recognizing them through regional, national and global awards programs in more than 140 cities in more than 50 countries.
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