This program recognizes men and women who excel in their industry and is a testament to the high quality work of everyone at Auction Systems.
Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) June 30, 2011
Phoenix auction firm, Auction Systems Auctioneers & Appraisers, Inc., is pleased to announce that CEO Deb Weidenhamer has been selected as a 2011 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Mountain Desert Region Finalist.
The 2011 Entrepreneur of the Year awards recognize entrepreneurs and the businesses they build. These awards celebrate entrepreneurs who demonstrate extraordinary success in the areas of financial performance, innovation and personal commitment to their businesses and local community. Weidenhamer was selected as a finalist by a panel of independent judges. Award winners were honored at a black tie awards ceremony on June 16th at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts
“It is an extreme honor to be recognized by the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year awards program,” said Deb Weidenhamer, CEO of Phoenix auction firm, Auction Systems Auctioneers & Appraisers, Inc. “This program recognizes men and women who excel in their industry and is a testament to the high quality work of everyone at Auction Systems.”
Celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year awards program continues to expand and now recognizes business leaders in more than 140 cities in 50 countries worldwide.
Regional Entrepreneur of the Year award winners are eligible for the 2011 Ernst & Young national award program. The national Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award winner as well as winners in several other national categories will be honored at the annual awards gala in Palm Springs, California on November 12, 2011. This award ceremony is the culminating event of the Ernst & Young Strategic Growth Forum, a weeklong event featuring high-growth, market-leading companies.
Auction Systems Auctioneers & Appraisers, Inc. is one of the most active auction and appraisal companies in the Southwest United States. Auction Systems is the number one source for auctions that feature seized property, police confiscated items, business liquidation items, bankruptcy assets and more.
About Auction Systems Auctioneers & Appraisers, Inc.
Auction Systems Auctioneers & Appraisers, Inc. is the Southwest's most active auction and appraisal company. Auction Systems features live and live simulcast auctions and appraisals of stolen and confiscated Police and personal product including cars, tools, electronics, jewelry, sporting, coins and surplus, as well as auctions of commercial and heavy equipment, real estate, antiques, guns, estate and business liquidation and bankruptcy.
Based in Phoenix, Arizona and an INC. 500 company, Auction Systems is one of the fastest growing privately held companies within the United States. Additionally, Auction Systems is an ICIC INC. 100 company and is ranked as the #1 fastest growing woman-owned business and the fifteenth fastest growing business overall within the inner cities of the United States.
Auction Systems Auctioneers & Appraisers, Inc. can be found on the web at http://auctionANDappraise.com.
About Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur Of The Year® Awards Program
Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur Of The Year® is the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs. The award makes a difference through the unique 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, Ernst & Young 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 135 cities in 50 countries.
Ernst & Young refers to the global organization of member firms of Ernst & Young Global Limited, each of which is a separate legal entity. Ernst & Young LLP is a client-serving member firm of Ernst & Young Global Limited located in the U.S.