Tampa, FL (PRWEB) May 16, 2013
Jagged Peak, Inc. (OTC BB: JGPK), a leading provider of enterprise-class eCommerce solutions and supply chain services announced today that its CEO Paul Demirdjian is a finalist in the Technology Category for Ernst & Young’s annual Entrepreneur Of The Year Program. The program recognizes high-growth entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Regional award recipients go on to compete at the national level.
“I am honored and humbled to be named a finalist for Entrepreneur Of The Year,” says Jagged Peak CEO Paul Demirdjian. “While the award recognizes me as an individual, I know that building a successful company is truly a team effort and, at Jagged Peak, we have an outstanding team that continually strives for excellence.”
The Florida finalists will be honored and the regional winners will be announced during an awards gala at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach on June 13. In addition, finalists will be featured in a special section of Smart Business magazine. The National Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year overall award winner along with award recipients in several national categories will be announced at the annual awards gala in Palm Springs, CA on November 16. These awards are the culminating event of the Ernst & Young Strategic Growth Forum®, the nation’s most prestigious gathering of high-growth, market-leading companies.
Founded and produced by Ernst & Young, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards are sponsored nationally by SAP America and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. Florida platinum sponsors include Carlton Fields, Fifth Third Bank, Tribridge and Vaco; silver sponsors RFB Communications Group and Scherzer International and media sponsor Smart Business Network.
About Jagged Peak
Jagged Peak is a leading eCommerce solutions provider with software and services that enhance the scalability, flexibility and profitability of multi-channel online businesses. Its cornerstone technology is EDGE―an enterprise-class eCommerce platform that includes a full-featured eCommerce Platform (ECP) and robust Order Management System (OMS) as well as a Warehouse Management System (WMS) and Transportation Management System (TMS). These platform elements can be deployed alone or together through a license or SaaS delivery model to form an end-to-end, cloud-based software suite that integrates the entire order life cycle with visibility across business units, distribution channels and trading partners―all while enabling the client to have complete control of its online brand. Combining its technology with a comprehensive array of eMarketing, customer support and IT professional services along with “anytime, anywhere” order fulfillment through its FlexNet™ warehouse network, Jagged Peak offers a rare and uniquely holistic approach to eCommerce. Jagged Peak’s blue chip client roster includes numerous global consumer brand companies. For more information, please visit http://www.jaggedpeak.com.
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