(Chicago) April 29, 2015 – EY announced President & CEO Andrew Limouris of Medix is a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2015 Award in the Midwest. 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. Limouris was selected as a finalist by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a special gala event on June 17 at the Sheraton Hotel and Towers in Chicago.
“Medix was launched in 2001 with a particular vision in mind for a staffing company. It has been amazing to lock arms with the Medix team to create opportunity, positively impact lives, innovate and evolve together to create a Medix that is so much more than just another staffing company,” said Limouris. “It is inspiring to see what we have accomplished together as a team and how these accomplishments have been honored as a finalist for EY’s Entrepreneur of the Year in the Midwest.”
Now in its 29 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 14, 2015. 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 nationally sponsored by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and SAP America.
In the Midwest, program sponsors include: LaSalle Network, Benefitdecisions, PNC Bank, Merrill Corporation, Becker Professional Education, Cresa Chicago, Smart Business and 1871.
Medix provides workforce solutions to clients and creates opportunity for contract employees representing a variety of industries through our Healthcare, Scientific and Information Technology divisions. Medix has been featured on such prestigious lists as Crain’s Chicago Business’ “Fast Fifty” and the “Largest Privately Owned Businesses in Chicago.” Medix was also featured on Inc. Magazine’s “Inc. 5000” list of the nation’s fastest growing private companies and “Hire Power Awards” list for hiring in human resources, as well as Inavero’s “Best of Staffing” Client Award for providing excellent service to clients for the second consecutive year. We have earned our reputation as an industry leader by providing unsurpassed customer service to our clients and contractors. For more information, call (866) 44MEDIX or visit www.medixteam.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.
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