“I look forward to meeting the other finalists and celebrating our collective accomplishments in the New York region.”
NEW YORK (PRWEB) May 31, 2014
EY recently announced that CEO Paul Metselaar of Ovation Travel Group 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. Paul 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.
Now in its 28th year, the program 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 Ovation Travel Group
Ovation Travel Group is a $900 million travel management company providing comprehensive travel services for prominent finance, law, entertainment, retail, consulting and professional service firms since 1984. Ovation’s mission is to provide outstanding service, cost savings and comprehensive travel solutions to professional travel managers, administrators and business travelers. Ovation is the 5th largest TMC by sales volume in the country according to Business Travel News 2013, receiving accolades from more than 700 discerning clients. Ovation operates in over 90 offices nationwide and in more than 90 countries. For further information on Ovation, please visit: http://www.ovationtravel.com
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.