New York, New York (PRWEB) May 22, 2014
EY announced that CEO & Founder Nick Leopard of Accordion Partners is a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Award in the New York 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. Nick was selected as a finalist by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a special gala event on Tuesday, June 17th at the Marriott Marquis.
"I'm incredibly honored to be a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year award," said Nick. "Accordion's continued growth and increasingly frequent recognition is due to the keen support of our consultants, clients, and friends. We are incredibly lucky to have such committed advocates and I'm excited to grow Accordion alongside them."
Now in its 28th year, EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Award has expanded to recognize business leaders in more than 145 cities in more than 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.
About Accordion Partners
Accordion is the financial consulting firm that middle market companies trust to enhance enterprise value. Comprised of seasoned financial professionals and executives with extensive private equity and consulting experience, Accordion brings deep technical skills, unbelievable drive, and critical thinking to serve the office of the CFO.
Accordion's mission is to drive value for private equity firms and their investments through a thoughtful, integrated and measured approach. Working alongside management, we provide the precise functional and industry experience required at any stage of a project.
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.