Dearborn, Mich. (PRWEB) May 01, 2014
EY today announced that President and CEO Luther Elliott of Information Systems Resources is a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Award in the Michigan and Northwest Ohio Region.
The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Luther Elliott was selected as a finalist from more than 50 nominations by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a special gala event on June 5 at the MGM Grand Detroit.
“I would like to thank EY for selecting me to be a finalist for this award,” stated Information Systems Resources President and CEO Luther Elliott. “It is an honor to be recognized as a prospective awardee for such a prestigious award. I must admit that when I started ISR from my home 25 years ago, I didn’t imagine doing business globally with such a variety of Fortune 500 businesses. Now in our 26th year, our business has expanded to more than 180 cities and 60 countries throughout the world.”
Regional award winners are eligible for consideration for the EY Entrepreneur of the Year National program. Award winners in several national categories, as well as the EY Entrepreneur of the Year National Overall Award winner, will be announced at the annual awards gala in Palm Springs, California, on November 15, 2014. The awards are the culminating event of the EY Strategic Growth Forum®, the nation’s most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies.
Founded and produced by EY, the Entrepreneur of the Year Awards are sponsored in the United States by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and SAP America.
In the Michigan and Northwest Ohio Region program, regional sponsors include: RBS Citizens Charter One, Foley & Lardner LLP., Tanner Friedman, Crain's Detroit Business, NewsTalk 760 WJR, New Paradigm Promotional Marketing Inc., and Grand Valley State University Seidman College of Business.
About Information Systems Resources
Information Systems Resources (ISR) offers specialized computer solutions to medium-sized and Fortune 1000 companies. It provides customized, integrated IT solutions encompassing each phase of a computer’s life cycle. The company offers a full range of IT professional services and is an authorized reseller for IT hardware/software. ISR was established in 1989 and is a certified Minority Business Enterprise (MBE). For more information on Information Systems Resources visit http://www.is-resources.com or call (313) 274-6400.
About EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™
EY 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 145 cities in more than 60 countries.